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Growing Grassroots in Indonesia

Training center for organic agriculture in Parung

The Indonesia-based non-profit, non-governmental organization Urban Poor Consortium (UPC) acquired a parcel of land at the edge of an existing village to protect local farmers from imminent eviction.

Plans were recently made, with the support of local stakeholders, to transform the existing farmland into a training center for young farmers interested in promoting organic agriculture.

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Winners' reception in Jakarta for Awards winners from Indonesia
 
Acknowledgement prizes: For the benefit of communities
 
“Sustainability can be brought to bear on a broad range of contemporary challenges”
 
Project Entry 2017 for Asia Pacific
Project Details
Location
Parung, West Java, Indonesia
Authors
Kamil Muhammad
Main Author
Kamil Muhammad
pppooolll, Indonesia
Brahmastyo Puji
Main Author
Brahmastyo Puji
pppooolll, Indonesia
Firman Mohamad
Further Author
Firman Mohamad
Bogor , Indonesia
Prizes
Awards
Acknowledgement prize 2017
Asia Pacific
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Growing Grassroots: Acknowledgement 2017 Asia Pacific
Growing Grassroots: Acknowledgement 2017 Asia Pacific

Organic agriculture in Parung, West Java, Indonesia – An Indonesia-based non-profit, non-governmental organization Urban …

Video
"Looking to the Land" – Sustainable design by Kamil Muhammad
"Looking to the Land" – Sustainable design by Kamil Muhammad

An organic farm and vocational center on the outskirts of the Jakarta metropolitan region looks to the land to improve …

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