food security

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Beyond hunger and profit: Grassroots solutions to the global food crisis

Nov 27, 2009
Travelodge Ottawa Hotel & Conference Centre
1376 Carling Ave (from downtown, take Bus 14 or 85)
Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 23' 5.1612" N, 75° 44' 13.6248" W
Ontario CA
The global food system is at a crossroads. What food future will we choose? Hear from farmers, farm movement leaders & global thinkers from Canada & the global South.
Columnists
Nov 18, 2009

Eliminating world hunger

The United Nations World Food Programme launched the Billion for a Billion campaign this week, urging the 1 billion people who use the Internet to help the billion who are hungry.
Event

West End Food Co-op Launch Event

Nov 3, 2009
Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen Street West
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 38' 33.2952" N, 79° 25' 36.66" W
Ontario CA
The West End Food Co-op, an innovative new multiple-stakeholder co-op in Toronto, is holding a launch for its bond campaign with music, food and conversation!
Columnists
Oct 7, 2009

The surge in small-scale

Small agricultural operations are spreading throughout the United States. Almost 300,000 new ones have been recorded since the 2002 census revealing eating local is more than just a passing trend.
Event

North of Nowhere Expo: Festival of independent media and underground art

Oct 16, 2009 to Nov 1, 2009
Stanley Milner Library & Metro Cinema Edmonton , AB
Canada
53° 32' 27.3876" N, 113° 29' 37.3128" W
Alberta CA
The 2009 North of Nowhere Expo: A Festival of Independent Media & Underground Art is a non-profit activist-arts festival and features over 50 films, art exhibits, speakers, skillshares and more!
Podcast
Mar 17, 2009

Ep. 85 - Pathways to your Plate, pt 1: Dignified Rage

CitizenShift
This is the first in a two-part series. Lili Eskinazi and Roberto Nieto spent a month in Mexico recently, exploring the links between agricultural workers there and the food we eat every day here in C
Podcast
Feb 5, 2009

La Via Campesina and food sovereignity

Redeye
A global movement of peasant farmers believes the latest food crisis has exposed the disasters of the world's food system. The solution is food sovereignity.

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