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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 30 March 2018 at 01:11

Applied Research Projects

Special newsletter with updates on projects financed from the Applied Research Fund (ARF-1), facilitated by Food & Business Knowledge Platform and NWO/WOTRO

The projects funded by the ARF tackle challenges related to Food and Nutrition Security and private sector development in the 15 partner countries of Dutch development cooperation. They all stem from the knowledge and innovation needs of farmers, practitioners and policymakers. The research-driven innovations support new tools and technologies for Food and Nutrition Security that should ultimately benefit the world’s most vulnerable people. 

Follow this link: http://knowledge4food.net/fbkp-special-arf-01/

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Contemporary Cooperative Workshop

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Indonesia
  04 April 2018 to 06 April 2018 - All Day Event
  Semarang

The Contemporary Cooperative Workshop is to provide an understanding on how agricultural cooperatives work and how to structure them in the modern business world, especially in an Indonesian business legal context. Through this workshop participants will better understand how their organisation can better support cooperatives.

The expected participants are Country Director/Manager or Program Director/Manager of NGO/Donor working with cooperatives, Government officers or parliament members involved in decision-making in the agricultural or food sector; and are required to have experience working with Agricultural Cooperative (AC) or is planning to work with AC in their project/programme.

See more detail on the flyer.




Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 22 February 2018 at 07:36

The Story of Postharvest Loss

Check out this video by GAIN to see the costs we are endured because of postharvest loss and waste in agriculture commodities. The damage are ranging from lost in income revenue, green house gasses, to malnutrition which is the most devastating impact caused by postharvest loss.

GAIN have been working  to eliminate food loss between the farm and the market through Postharvest Loss Alliance for Nutrition (PLAN). We are happy to work with the alliance by brought our network for Indonesia PLAN (I-PLAN)'s initial scoping last year. 


Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 11 December 2017 at 09:15

!dea Jam

Program inkubasi bisnis untuk menemukan dan mematangkan ide bisnismu

Kamu anak muda berusia 18-30 tahun? Ingin bikin bisnismu sendiri tapi masih bingung idenya? Ayo matangkan idemu di Idea Jam!

Program inkubasi dengan jaringan mentor berbakat untuk membantumu mewujudkan ide yang siap selesaikan masalah.

Ada juga kesempatan untuk mendapatkan akses ke sumber daya yang dapat melambungkan ide bisnismu!

Tema Ide Bisnis:

1. Pangan berkelanjutan

2. Energi terbarukan

Durasi Program:

Februari – Mei 2018

Lokasi:

Code Margonda, Depok (akomodasi dan transportasi tidak ditanggung penyelenggara)

Layangkan ide bisnismu ke SINI paling lambat 23 Desember 2017

Narahubung: sramadhita@hivos.org | wicak.hidayat@gmail.com

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Muhammad Djufryhard wah sudah close untuk pemasukan ide-nya ya mbak Mita?...

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 7 September 2017 at 02:22

FAO Indonesia is hiring!

National Consultant for Coffee Value Chain Assessment in North Sumatera


FAO Indonesia has concluded a livelihood recovery programme for communities affected by Mt

Sinabung eruption in Karo District by March 2017. One of the implemented activities was the support

for coffee farmers in developing their coffee products as one of the most resistant commodity during

eruption. The intervention covered the production, post-harvest, until marketing stage. In the latest

development, the intervention managed to provide additional income to the coffee farmer since they

have regular buyer from local coffee company.


To ensure that the good initiatives are sustainable and beneficial to the community, as well as to

identify the gap on coffee value chain that hasn’t been addressed in previous intervention, FAO

Indonesia is looking for short term consultant to conduct assessment on coffee value chain in the

area of Karo District - North Sumatera and the surrounding area. The assessment

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 9 August 2017 at 07:51

Baca versi bahasa di bawah

Indonesia among top 25 countries in Food Sustainability Index

This was a positive result compare to the same report in 2016 ranked Indonesia in 71th out of 133 countries

Indonesia’s agriculture was included among the top 25 countries in the Food Sustainability Index (FSI). The FSI, released by the UKs Economist Intelligent Unit (EIU) as well as Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition (BCFN), shows Indonesia to be at the 21st position out of 133 countries.

Research on FSI is composed of 58 indicators covering four aspects, namely the overall production, sustainable agriculture, food loss and waste, as well as nutritional challenges. Overall, Indonesia is ranked 21st after Brazil and above the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and India. In sustainable agriculture category Indonesia is ranked 16th after Argentina and above China, Ethiopia, United States, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, and India.

In this category, Indones

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 7 March 2017 at 02:18

Video circulated by CGIAR-Gender platform:

A day in the life of a female palm oil worker in #Indonesia

Hear from Magdalena Pandan, a 35-year-old oil palm plantation worker in West Kalimantan, Indonesia, who rises before dawn every day to carry out her duties toward her job, her family and her crop lands.


Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 12 January 2017 at 10:00

Jadwal Acara AgriProFocus 2017

Informasi detail setiap acara akan diumumkan di online platform ini, pantau terus ya.

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AgriProFocus events in 2017

More detailed information will be announce here. Do mot miss it.

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Maula Paramitha Wulandaru Hai Mas Toto, acara kami gratis, silakan tunggu pengumuman berikutnya untuk register. Salam.

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IAAS SUMMIT "Bringing The Agriculture to The New Sexy"

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Indonesia
  22 October 2016, 13:00-20:00
  @america, Pacific Place Mall, Central Jakarta

IAAS SUMMIT
"Bringing The Agriculture to The New Sexy"


Dear Indonesia,

IAAS Summit

Merupakan “A Breakthrough” yang diinisiasikan oleh IAAS Indonesia dalam rangka membawa misi rebranding pertanian di Indonesia untuk anak muda dengan tema “Bringing The Agriculture To The New Sexy.” IAAS Summit melibatkan semua pihak yaitu Kementrian, Perusahaan, Organisasi, Komunitas, dan Pelajar untuk berkontribusi bersama membangun pertanian Indonesia.

Background IAAS Summit

IAAS Indonesia menyadari bahwa dewasa ini ketertarikan anak-anak muda khususnya untuk pertanian adalah kurang. Selama 24 tahun IAAS Indonesia bersama IAAS Local Committee yang tersebar di 8 kota di Indonesia terus berkontribusi dalam hal-hal pertanian, pengembangan diri, dan pemberdayaan masyarakat lokal melalui program-program IAAS. Ketertarikan anak muda di bidang pertanian dan membawa pertanian menjadi hal yang menarik serta berpotensi di mata generasi bangsa telah menjadi misi IAAS Indonesia.

Audience :

- Organisasi PBB 

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 17 May 2016 at 02:41

Lowongan Kerja Swisscontact: Ahli Pertanian - Makasar, Sulawesi Selatan

AHLI PERTANIAN (Job Code: AGE2)

Ahli Pertanian bertanggung jawab atas implementasi program Sustainable Cocoa Production Program (SCPP). Posisi ini dituntut untuk memberikan masukan teknis untuk pendekatan baru, riset dan aktivitas agronomi yang relevan, membuat materi pembelajaran baru dan lesson learned, mendukung ToT untuk Good Agriculture Practices, mengkoornidir riset atau kajian yang relevan, memonitor implementasi panduang pelatihan yang baru. Posisi ini akan berkoordinasi dengan unit R&D (sosial dan gender, lingkungan dan sertifikasi), dan unit implementasi program untuk memastikan kualitas pelatihan dan asistensi teknis tersampaikan dalam SCPP. Area kerja utama untuk posisi ini adalah di kantor Swisscontact Makassar, tetapi fleksibilitas tetap diperlukan untuk tugas-tugas di luar wilayah kerja utama. Posisi ini memerlukan banyak perjalanan tugas, termasuk ke area pedesaan. Rincian tugas dan persyaratan bisa

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Course: COMMUNITY BASED FINANCIAL INCLUSION AND MICROFINANCE

Event posted by in Access to Finance Indonesia
  18 April 2016 to 27 April 2016 - All Day Event
  AIT, THAILAND

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), a well-known and highly respected international institution, with more than 50 years of experience in higher and continuing education, invites applications to the Professional Development Course Community Based Financial Inclusion and Microfinance.

The programme is designed to provide both concepts and practice of Financial Inclusion and Microfinance to provide a holistic perspective. The fee for the programme will also carry the benefit of attractive fee savings.

For details of the topics of the course please click here.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Participants would be able to:
  • Understand and appreciate the concepts of Financial Inclusion and Microfinance
  • Practice them in their work place better
  • Learn how microfinance helps livelihoods through Micro Enterprise and Job Creation
  • Understand risks better and learn techniques to mitigate them
  • Managing finances better and add up to the bottom lines
  • Help in innovating new products and set interest rates
  • Better understand issuess suc

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 23 November 2015 at 07:02

Menguak Peran Orang Muda dalam Sektor Pertanian di Pedesaan

Bagi orang muda yang hidup di pedesaan, sektor pertanian tak lagi dianggap menarik. Meski begitu, para orang muda ini tetap terlibat dalam beberapa praktik pertanian di pedesaan. Bagaimana realitas yang melingkupi para orang muda ini untuk terus menekuni bidang pertanian atau memilih bekerja di sektor non-pertanian?

AKATIGA membeberkan hal di atas dalam penelitian yang cukup dalam. Untuk membaca abstrak dan hasil penelitian silakan kunjungi website AKATIGA di sini.

Anda juga bisa membaca artikel yang mengacu pada penelitian di atas pada link ini.

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Discovering the Role of Youth in Agriculture Sector in Rural areas in Indonesia

Nowadays, young people in rural areas are no longer attracted to work in the agricultural sector, especially small scale agriculture. On the other hand, small scale agriculture in Indonesia is still the nation’s biggest absorber of labour.

AKATIGA held this research and discover intere

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 23 October 2015 at 04:39

Dear members,

Last week, our Country Coordinator, Dania Pratiwi, submitted her one-month resignation letter. She received an offer from another institution, which will bring her back to where she first started her career: the higher education sector. However, to ensure smooth transition and to minimize any disruption to the country network, Dania will continue being with AgriproFocus Indonesia until we identify the new Coordinator to fill in the position. We would like to use this opportunity, even though we are not saying goodbye to Dania yet, to thank Dania sincerely for her great work fro AgriProFocus Indonesia and the important boost she gave to the network. Also, we would like to congratulate her with her new function and thank her for her flexibility for staying on part time till a new coordinator has been found.

AgriProFocus Indonesia is opening the vacancy of AgriProFocus Indonesia Country Coordinator. Please click the link here to see the advertisement. We encourage you, AgriProFocus membe

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Posted By in Coffee Finance Fair
Posted 11 August 2015 at 03:33



Dear members,

time is flying and before you know it, we are 2 weeks away from the Coffee Finance Fair 2015! Have you registered for the conference or renting out booth at the event?

This event will bring together key players in coffee sector and financial institutions to find the best ways in addressing access to finance in coffee sector. The event consists of conference, exhibition, business matchmaking session, innovation competition, and field trip. It also offers plenty of opportunity to develop and expand your network.

Organizations and businesses whom have registered already include among others: Rabobank, Nestle Indonesia, WWF Indonesia, PT. PVJ Coffee, Pt. Indo Cafco, Swisscontact, and many more. If you would like to join them, register now!

Please click here for more information regarding the conference program. You can also click here to register yourself and your organization for the event.

We look forward to welcome you at the event!

Posted By in Coffee Finance Fair
Posted 31 July 2015 at 08:34

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Invitation: Coffee Finance Fair 2015 

Novotel Hotel Bandar Lampung, 25-27 August 2015


You are cordially invited to attend the first Coffee Finance Fair in Indonesia, which will be held at Novotel Hotel Bandar Lampung, 25-27 August 2015. This event will consist of an interesting mix of opportunities and activities:
  • Exhibition of products and services related to coffee and access to finance
  • Conference which discusses topics related to access to finance in the coffee sector in Indonesia
  • Innovation competition (click here for Bahasa Indonesia version)
  • Field visit to coffee farmers and processors in Lampung area
  • Opportunities for business matchmaking and networking
You can find the detailed agenda here.

Take this unique opportunity and register for the conference, exhibition, business matchmaking, and field visit, please click this link to fill in the registration form.

For more information about the event and the online discussion forum, please click here. You may also send your questions or concerns rega

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Posted By in Coffee Finance Fair
Posted 31 July 2015 at 08:14

Coffee Finance Fair Conference Program

Novotel Hotel Bandar Lampung, 25-27 August 2015


Tuesday, 25 August 2015


09:00 - 09:15

Welcome Remarks and Opening
Opening speech: Bapak Muhammad Ridho Ficardo, Governor of Lampung

09:15 – 9:30
Welcome, Program, and Logistics from Organizing Committee

09:30–10:00
Keynote Speech
The Business Case of the Inclusive Coffee Value Chain Indonesia: Can improved access to finance help farmers to increase their income?

10:00 – 10:30
Discussion

10:30 – 11:00
Presentation
Prof. Bustanul Arifin, Universitas Lampung
Current State of Affairs of Access to Finance in the Coffee Value Chain in Indonesia

11:00 – 12:30
Panel Discussion – Access To Finance in the Coffee Sector
  • How to deal with the cash flow problem of coffee producers between the moment of harvesting and actual payment by buyer?
  • How to build trust between farmer (organization) and buyer?
  • How can farmers and cooperatives become bankable ?
  • Which role can government play in improving access to finance?

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Posted By in Coffee Finance Fair
Posted 30 July 2015 at 06:17

Invitation
Coffee Finance Fair 2015 - 2nd Preparation Meeting

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Dear members,

We cordially invite you to the 2nd preparation meeting of Coffee Finance Fair 2015 which will be held on:

Date: Wednesday, 5 August 2015
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Place: Hivos ROSEA, Jl. Kemang Selatan 12 no. 1, Jakarta Selatan

Meeting agenda:
1) Updates on the preparation of Coffee Finance Fair.
2) Inventory of suggestions for activities to be taken up on the program.
3) Lunch.

Please confirm your attendance here, or by email to dpratiwi@agriprofocus.com.

Our 1st preparation meeting of the Coffee Finance Fair, which was held on 30 June 2015, was attended by Hivos, IDH, VECO, CBI, PT. PVJ Coffee Indonesia and BOI Research. The meeting went very well with great suggestions from the meeting participants, which we carried with us as we created the event program.We hope that many of you will make use of this upcoming meeting opportunity to get the latest update on the event preparation and shape the upcoming Coffee Finance Fair with us!

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 20 July 2015 at 04:40

VACANCY - AGRIFINANCE ADVISOR INDONESIA


Financial Access Consulting Services (www.financialxs.com) is a global financial services consulting firm, headquartered in The Netherlands. Our company was founded in 1991 by global financial services group ING and was taken private in a management buy-out in 2007. We provide innovative solutions and advisory services to banks, Microfinance Institutions, credit cooperatives and investors active in the SME and Agricultural sectors. We are specialized in developing highly customized and sustainable solutions to create access to affordable finance for smallholder farmers and SME agri enterprises in agricultural value chains. The value of the Financial Access approach lies primarily in achieving improved access-to-finance through a combination of capacity development, knowledge sharing, financial structuring and delivery of analytic, loan process and credit risk management and scoring (IT) tools. We are primarily active in the emerging markets i

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Posted By in Coffee Finance Fair
Posted 13 July 2015 at 10:04

COFFEE FINANCE FAIR - SAVE THE DATE


Dear AgriProFocus Indonesia members,


Please mark your calendar for the first Coffee Finance Fair in Indonesia, which is going to be held at Bandar Lampung, 25-27 August 2015. This event will bring together coffee stakeholders and financial institutions to meet and discuss about access to finance in coffee sector in Indonesia. The event offers opportunities for exhibition, seminars, business matchmaking, innovation competition, and a field visit on the last day.

Call for Innovations.

As part of this event, we would like to call the innovators in coffee sector and/or access to finance to submit their innovations. We will select the 3 most promising innovations to be presented in front of a jury during the plenary conference. We will provide a prize for the best innovation! 

Please find the Call For Innovations here in Bahasa Indonesia and English), and submit your proposal to Dania Pratiwi (dpratiwi@agriprofocus.com) before 28 July 2015.


This event is o

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 10 July 2015 at 12:43

AgriProFocus, 4C Association, SCOPI dan SCP-IDH akan menyelenggarakan acara Coffee Finance Fair pada tanggal 25 – 27 Agustus 2015 di Lampung, Indonesia


Acara Coffee Finance Fair ini akan membuka kesempatan kepada lembaga keuangan, produsen kopi, koperasi kopi, pengolah kopi dan pedagang kopi untuk berinteraksi, berjejaring dan melakukan bisnis. Provinsi Lampung merupakan penghasil kopi terbanyak kedua di Indonesia setelah Sumatera Selatan. Produksi utama adalah kopi jenis robusta dan berada di kawasan Lampung Tengah, Lampung Barat dan daerah Tanggamus. Dari ketiga wilayah perkebunan tersebut, Lampung Barat merupakan contoh perkebunan terbaik dalam hal peningkatan produksi dan mutu kopi.

Jadi penasaran pengen datang ke acara ini karena dihari ketiga akan ada Field Trip :)

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AgriProFocus, 4C Association, SCOPI and SCP are organizing a Coffee Finance Fair on 25 – 27 August 2015 in Lampung, Indonesia. The Coffee Finance Fair will offer opportunity for financial institutions, coff

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