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UNFSS Pre-Summit for the Food Systems Summit – Secretary-General Remarks (26 July 2021)

United Nations – Jul 27, 2021 Video message by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, speaking at the Opening Ceremony of the Pre-Summit of the Food Systems Summit, which started in Rome. See related: Here is why we are … Continue reading

UN Food Systems Summit – 2021

See related: #UNFSS2021 #FoodSystems #CivilSociety Pre-Summit 2021 | Join us in the conversation UN Food Systems Summit The #UNFSS2021 Pre-Summit is here and it is your time to join the conversation! Take part in 3 days of bold action to … Continue reading

A New Food System With Scientific Targets | EAT Forum 2019

EAT Jul 11, 2019 A New Food System With Scientific Targets | Debate moderated by Vanessa Hauc, hosting the EAT Stockholm Food Forum 2019 Participants: Gerbrand Haverkamp, Executive Director, World Benchmarking Alliance Katrine Schjønning, Chief of Public Health, Copenhagen Nigel … Continue reading

Here is why we are boycotting the UN Food Systems Summit | Food | Al Jazeera

The Global Food Systems Summit organised by the United Nations will be held in September in New York [File: Mike Segar/Reuters] OPINION Opinions|Food Social movements and scientists are staying out of the UN summit because it represents big agribusiness interests. … Continue reading

UN Food Systems Summit | Pre-Summit official Ceremony and Global Town Hall: Rising Up to the Future

United Nations– Live. now As the pinnacle moment in the Pre-Summit and in the entire UN Food Systems Summit process to date, this session with the UN Secretary-General and Heads of State and Government will lay out how transforming food … Continue reading

Be a food hero like Peter Rabbit!

United Nations Published on Jun 10, 2021 Peter Rabbit has joined forces with the United Nations (UN), the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the UN Foundation to enlist more food heroes, like Peter, who see the value in … Continue reading

India farmers’ protest: Living on a highway in protest

BBC News– Jul 20, 2021 It’s been seven months since tens of thousands of farmers marched to the Indian capital, Delhi, in protest against agricultural reforms. Three new laws, which sought to increase the role of the private market in … Continue reading

The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2021 | FAO | Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Latest issue: SOFI 2021 Transforming food systems for food security, improved nutrition and affordable healthy diets for all Digital report | Printable version [pdf] | In brief | E-book MOBI/E-PUB In recent years, several major drivers have put the world … Continue reading

Devastating Unrest | South African riots and looting lead to food shortages

RT 4.34M subscribers SUBSCRIBED Published on Jul 17, 2021 South Africans resort to panic buying after a week of some of the worst violence seen in the country in decades has left hundreds of shops ransacked and looted Food-matters

“No Soil. No Growing Seasons. Just Add Water and Technology:” The Recent Evolution & Tragic Trajectory of the World Food System | EV & N 398 | CCTV YouTube Version Human food systems are evolving simultaneously in two opposite directions on Earth.  One direction is evolving toward high-tech/petro-intensive agriculture.  The other direction is moving toward soil-restorative and solar sustainable techniques and technologies.  Only this second direction … Continue reading