The University of Newcastle, Australia

Building resilience in agri-food systems in Asia through sustainable and equitable practices

A/Prof Sarah Wright, Prof Gavin Jack (Monash University) and Dr Jagjit Plahe (Monash University)

This Fellowship and collaborative research program is delivered by Monash and UON. It builds the technical skills, knowledge, and collaborative research capacity of participating Fellows, thereby strengthening resilience in agri-food systems through sustainable and equitable practices. This project is funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2016-7).


Indicative Publications: 

Bachmann L, Cruzada B & Wright SL, 2009, Food Security and Farmer Empowerment: A Study on the Impacts of Farmer-led Sustainable Agriculture in the Philippines. MASIPAG & MISEREOR, Los Baños, Philippines and Aachen, Germany.

Wright S, and Labiste D, (Forthcoming) Stories of Struggle: Experiences of land reform in Negros, The Philippines, The University of the Philippines, Diliman Philippines. Accepted 14.2.17.

Plahe J, Wright S, Marembo M, (Forthcoming). ‘Livelihoods crisis in Vidarbha: Food sovereignty through traditional farming systems as a possible solution?’ South Asia. Accepted 27.1.16.