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3rd Regional forum on sustainable agricultural mechanization in Asia and the Pacific : human resource development for sustainable agricultural mechanization, 9-11 December 2015, Manila, the Philippines
(United Nations, 2015)
This synthesis report comprises of the proceedings of the 3rd Regional Forum on Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in Asia and the Pacific, held on 9-11 December 2015 in Manila, the Philippines. It has been prepared ...
The Asian and Pacific Network for Testing of Agricultural Machinery (ANTAM)
(United Nations, 2016)
This report demonstrates the objectives of ANTAM and its participating members and collaborating partners.
Enhancing export competitiveness of Asian fruits
The Seminar shared the latest postharvest technology among the ESCAP member countries.It identified the best practices in fruit supply chain management and adaptation of the postharvest technology suitable to the conditions ...
Recent developments in biogas technology for poverty reduction and sustainable development
Biogas is a proven and widely-used source of energy in Asia. There has been a renewed interest in biogas owing to rising concerns over the greenhouse effect, high price of fossil fuels, and other environmental and health ...
Agricultural biotechnology-based (green) enterprise development for sustainable rural livelihoods and economic growth : opportunities with biofuel in selected Asian economies
Biofuels have a long history of use in different parts of the world but they were always found to be expensive and inconsistent in their quality and supply. In the mean time, crude oil as an option is falling out of favour ...
5th Regional forum on sustainable agricultural mechanization in Asia and the Pacific : promoting sustainable agricultural mechanization strategy, 12-14 December 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal
(United Nations, 2017)
This synthesis report comprises of the proceedings of the 5th Regional Forum on Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in Asia and the Pacific, held on 12-14 December 2017 in Kathmandu, Nepal. It was prepared by a team at ...
Mechanization of agriculture : market dynamics in China, India, Sri Lanka and Thailand
(Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization, 2020-11)
The Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization (CSAM) is a regional institution of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The need for a market study was voiced ...
Status of straw management in Asia-Pacific and options for integrated straw management
(United Nations, 2018)
Straw burning is a common concern for agriculture in many countries in Asia and the Pacific. The paper is a demand-driven initiative in response to the pressing need of member countries to address straw burning and supporting ...
Asian and Pacific workshop on whole-process mechanization of potato, 27-28 June 2016, Kunming, China
(United Nations, 2016)
This synthesis report comprises of the proceedings of the Asian and Pacific Workshop on Whole-process Mechanization of Potato Production, held on 27-28 June 2016 in Kunming, China. It has been prepared by a team at the ...
Updates from CSAM (September 2017)
(United Nations, 2017-09)
The Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization (CSAM) is a regional institution of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), based in Beijing, China. Built on the achievements ...