Daily Archives: October 8, 2014

Targeted Consultations | Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) – FAO

In order to support a more inclusive and transparent governance processes, the FSN Forum offers to hosts targeted consultations. These innovative mechanisms for consultations and policy dialogue aim at opening drafting and policy making process to a wide range of stakeholders and respond to the increased expectations of citizens and other stakeholders to be involved in and informed about policy processes from the design phase to implementation.

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Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) – FAO

The Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition “FSN Forum” is a worldwide network of experts on food security and nutrition.

Registered FSN Forum members can take part in facilitated online discussions and knowledge sharing, access the outcomes of the discussions, share news and resources and contact fellow practitioners.

The FSN Forum also collaborates with major global initiatives and facilitates regional communities.

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GENET – European NGO Network on Genetic Engineering

GENET is a European network of non-governmental non-profit organisations engaged in the critical debate of genetic engineering, founded in 1995. GENET’s mission is to provide information on genetic engineering to its member organisations and the interested public and to support their activities and campaigns. At the moment, GENET has 51 member organisations in 27 European countries. GENET is an international non-profit association under Swiss law.

The purpose of GENET is to exchange information on genetic engineering and campaigns focussing on:

  • plant and animal breeding
  • human health
  • agriculture
  • animal welfare
  • food production

and its implications on

  • biological diversity
  • human genetics and medicine
  • the environment
  • the socioeconomic development

By informing interested organisations and individuals GENET facilitates the citizens’ involvement in decision-making processes which have to guide the development of this technology.

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Climate Zombie Morgan Griffith: Vikings, Mars, And Global Cooling


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Uploaded on Mar 9, 2011

3/8/11: Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-VA) repeats a barrage of zombie climate myths in a hearing about the science of climate change. Dr. Richard Somerville tries in vain to teach him about reality.

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Real Food Media Contest | Real Food Film Library

REAL FOOD MEDIA FILM LIBRARY

Welcome to a curated selection of the films submitted to the Contest in 2014. We created this library for educators, organizers, policy makers, good food advocates, and everyone in between. All films are under four minutes long and perfect for showing at events, conferences, classes, or just watching at home. Feel free to use for public or private gatherings, but please fill out this form so we can track the impact of these powerful short films. Click on a Category above or click on Show All to see them all!

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