Landcare Foundation of the Philippines (LFPI)


Together with our partners, we provide the following services:

  1. Project development and management. We develop project proposals for interested organisations or groups on issues such as:
    • community development and governance related to natural resource management;
    • food security and poverty alleviation through sustainable smallholder farming systems and enterprises;
    • development and empowerment of marginalised groups such as Indigenous Peoples (IPs), women, religious groups and communities in conflict.
  2. Project implementation. We manage or serve as partners in the implementation of projects for local and international donors, NGOs and development agencies.
  3. Capacity building. We provide capacity building services to Peoples Organisations (POs) and Local Government Units (LGUs). For POs, our services are mainly in the fields of developing and improving farming systems, developing agro-enterprise clusters, strengthening community organisations, and managing farmer-based R&D. For LGUs, our services are mainly in the fields of transferring technology, facilitating NRM-based Barangay Development Plans, and managing micro-watersheds.
  4. Technical assistance. We provide technical assistance in research-based improvement of farming and marketing systems, and participatory technology development.
  5. Mainstreaming Landcare. We provide policy advocacy, LGU program development, NRM-based Barangay Development Planning, and development of community-based extension teams and para-legal groups.

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Our Advocacies

Landcare will continuously support local initiatives for sustainable agriculture and natural resources management in the Philippine uplands and other ecosystems through action-research and extension services mainly in partnership with local peoples’ organization, local government units and other service providers in the environment and agricultural sector.

Specifically, Landcare’s advocacies are focus on livelihood development for small farmers within the context of soil and water conservation, integrated sustainable agriculture, climate change adaptation and mitigation and natural resource management.

Contact Us

Door 2-A, CST Apartments, Apollo St., Hillside Subdivision,
Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City
Philippines 9000
Telefax: +63 88 851 1224
Mobile: +63 917 726 5042