ASEAN Guidelines on Agroforestry Development

The 12th AWG-SF Meeting that held on Da Nang City, Vietnam, 27-29 June 2018 finalised the ASEAN Guidelines for Agroforestry Development. The guidelines that consist of 14 principles received endorsement at the 40th ASEAN Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry meeting, held in Ha Noi, Viet Nam on 11 October 2018. The endorsement to promote the role of agroforestry in simultaneously achieving economic, environmental and social outcomes at farm, household and landscape levels and help ASEAN Member States achieve their targets related to food security, sustainable growth, reduction of greenhouse-gas emissions, land restoration, watershed protection, gender equality, social/community forestry, climate-change adaptation and mitigation and, more generally, the Sustainable Development Goals.

 

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