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Wrapping up 2015 with Food First

The third of 3 organizations that I am highlighting today. Of the three, this is the international organization, and one that has created some very thoughtful and provocative positions for food organizers. 205 more words

Farmers Markets

Slow Food Int'l Food Sovereignty Tour with Eddie Mukiibi

Where & When

will visit five American cities where disparities in power and wealth trigger an inspired use of food to grow leadership, self-reliance and cooperation. 176 more words

Farmers Markets

Reclaiming our place in the planet's ecology

It is a standing joke in my home that when dinner appears, whether it’s a curry or a quiche, someone has to ask “whose is it?” 1,942 more words

State Of The Culture

We Are La Via Campesina

Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi

We are La Via Campesina,” a short 15-minute video about the international peasants organization, offers a range of insights from the movement’s representatives as they speak about their struggles for food sovereignty and for social, economic, and climate justice. 923 more words

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IALA Mesoamerica 2015 Summer Newsletter/Boletín de Verano


Greetings to all and welcome to the third newsletter from the Nicaraguan team of the Latin American Agroecological Institute, an ongoing construction of the rural peoples’ organizations that make up La Via Campesina in Latin America. 2,569 more words

Farming Today: news of the Ecological Land Co-operative chaired by Shaun Chamberlin

This may be heard by going to http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05tbf5c

Shaun writes in depth about the Ecological Land Co-operative, which exists to overcome the two great barriers to land for those wishing to establish ecological businesses and smallholdings here: soaring land prices and simple legal permission: 273 more words

Shaun Chamberlin