2014 Food Sovereignty Prize

The 2014 Food Sovereignty Prize Ceremony will be held at the Iowa Historical Building in Des Moines, IA on the 15th of October 2014. * Details at www.foodsovereigntyprize.org * For past recipients of the Food Sovereignty Prize, visit www.foodsovereigntyprize.org/the-honorees/. For questions, write to foodsovprize@gmail.com. “Food sovereignty is the right of peoples to healthy and culturally […]

Resources

Food Crisis From Food Rebellions to Food Sovereignty: Urgent call to fix a broken food system By Eric Holt-Giménez, Ph.D., Social Scientist and Executive Director of Food First/Institute for Food and Development Policy. The real causes of the 2008 and 2011 food price crises were numerous, but the fact that our global agricultural system is […]

USFSA Actions

CALL TO ACTION 1. With Farmworkers!  
Stand in solidarity with farm workers and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and send a supermarket postcard or manager’s letter 2. With Family Farmers!  
Push for transparency in the Trans-Pacific Partnership to make sure family farmers and people who eat are not hurt by this secretly negotiated international trade […]