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Quezon City, Philippines – Recognizing that small food producers and the vulnerable sectors are among the most hungry and malnourished in the region, a CSO-led campaign in Asia vowed to fulfill its Road Map of Action from 2013- 2015 to promote food and nutrition security through smallholder agriculture. 295 more words

Food Security/Food Sovereignty

Climate change can deal blow to land tenure

Climate change and natural disasters threaten land tenure in Asia and can even deal “heavy blows” to smallholders, according to a loose coalition of civil society groups pushing for land reform in the region. 683 more words

Food Security/Food Sovereignty

In Search for a Sustainable Framework for Food Security and Livelihoods of the Rural Poor

In 2010, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported that of the 925 million hungry, 578 million are found in Asia. Among these are Asia’s small food producers, majority of who continue to live on less than $1.25 per day. 1,122 more words

Food Security/Food Sovereignty