Category Archives: Food sovereignty

Land concentration and land grabbing are occurring and reaching blatant levels in Europe

Land concentration and land grabbing do not occur only in developing countries in the South; in fact, both are underway in Europe today. A new report by European Coordination Via Campesina and Hands off the Land network shows that land … Continue reading

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Short Film on Rural Women’s Voices of Resistence and Resilience

The People’s Coalition for Food Sovereignty is happy to share with you a short film which connects the struggles of rural women in South-East Asia and Eastern Africa and shows their responses to their struggles by organizing collectively to support their … Continue reading

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Report of the Food Sovereignty Meeting on Land Issues

Source: http://www.nyelenieurope.net/en/news/70-report-of-the-food-sovereignty-meeting-on-land-issues FOOD SOVEREIGNTY MEETING ON LAND ISSUES AT FIRENZE 10+10 (ACCESS TO LAND AND LAND TENURE) In frame of the European Social Forum, Firenze 10+10, held in Firenze, Italy on 8-11. November 2012, (http://www.firenze1010.eu/) the Nyeleni Europe Movement for … Continue reading

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Supermarkets exploit peasant growers: case studies

Costa Rica: Pineapples Almería, Spain: Winter courgettes, tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers Guardian Video: The Costa del Sol is famous for its tourists and beaches but just behind them is a hidden world of industrial greenhouses where African migrants work in … Continue reading

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Conference Declaration : Stop land-Grabbing now!

Conference Declaration : Stop land-Grabbing now! Wednesday, 23 November 2011 We, women and men peasants, pastoralists, indigenous peoples and their allies, who gathered together in Nyeleni from 17-19 November 2011, have come from across the world for the first time … Continue reading

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Resilient Seed Video

Untitled from sab inee on Vimeo.

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Nyelini Europe

Nyeleni Europe 2011: European Forum for Food Sovereignty Krems, August 21st Europe’s people are now experiencing the first structural adjustment policies which governments are imposing on their populations that until now have been imposed on peoples in other regions in … Continue reading

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Indigenous Food Sovereignty Podcast

This podcast comes from a Canadian series called ‘Deconstructing Dinner’. In this recording the idea of food sovereignty is explored through the foodways of North America’s indigenous people. They explore how the modern food system of today could not have … Continue reading

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Seven Principles of Food Sovereignty Film

A film by activists in the US that introduces the 7 principles of food sovereignty.

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Food Sovereignty Now! Film

La Via Campesina International has launched a new documentary in defense of “peasant agriculture and food sovereignty all around the world”. Watch it here:

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