14:45 – 15:00
Presentation 2: Sustainable Agriculture in Nature, Micronesian Agroforestry
By Francis Reg Head of the Yap States Historic Preservation Office (HPO)
Agroforestry is a traditional method of agriculture with a 1000-year long history, practiced mostly in Southeast Asia and Africa. Agroforestry acts as a buffer against flooding and stabilizes the soil, making it an effective response to climate change. Presenting the example of Micronesian sustainable agroforestry, which co-exists in harmony with nature.