2nd International Conference on Agricultural and Rural Development in Southeast Asia

Strengthening Resilience, Equity and Integration in ASEAN Food and Agriculture Systems
12-13 November 2014 • Makati Shangri-La, Manila, Philippines

Dr. Felino P. Lansigan

lansiganProfessor of Statistics and Dean
College of Arts and Sciences
University of the Philippines Los Banos
fplansigan@yahoo.com; fplansigan@uplb.edu.ph


Felino P. Lansigan is a Professor of Statistics at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). He is currently the Dean of the UPLB College of Arts and Sciences and co-chair of the UPLB Climate Risk Studies Center. He is member of the Philippine Climate Change Commission technical panel of experts in ecology and environment. He is also a Lead Author of the IPCC Working Group II for the Second and Fifth Assessment Reports (2001 and 2014). He served as Team Leader of the DA-FAO-MDGF project on capacity building and climate change adaptation in the fragile ecosystem of the Cordillera region in northern Philippines (2009-2011). He is presently the Team Leader of the World Bank-DENR-PhilCCAP (Philippine Climate Change Adaptation Project) component on Climate Change Resilience of Protected Areas. Professor Lansigan is currently Regional Coordinator of the ASEAN-GIZ-SEARCA Initiative on the Promotion of Climate Resilience in Rice and other Crops. Professor Lansigan has authored and co-authored a number of scientific articles published in international journals as well as books and monographs. He is a Coordinating Lead Author of the book Changing Philippine Climate: Impacts on Agriculture and Natural Resources published by UP Press in 2014.


Session 3D: Opportunities for Up-scaling Ecosystem-based Climate Change Adaptation Measures as Risk Management Strategy in Crop Production in Southeast Asia



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About the Organizer


SEARCA is one of the 21 regional centers of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO). Founded on 27 November 1966, SEARCA is mandated to strengthen institutional capacities in agricultural and rural development in Southeast Asia through graduate education, short-term training, research and development, and knowledge management.

Contact Us

For further information and inquiries, please contact:

Acting Program Head
Research and Development
Department, SEARCA
Los Baños, Laguna 4031 Philippines

Tel: +63 49 536-2287 loc 131