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Food systems and digitalization from a food sovereignty approach – new working paper !

23 July 2021 This working paper seeks to support food producers’ organizations and other grassroots-based organizations in the complex debate on digitalization. It highlights four critical issues when considering digitalization in agriculture from a food sovereignty perspective: (1) the practice of digitalization is not neutral but supports large-scale food production systems at the expense of …

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People’s movements to counter UN summit; call to reclaim food systems from corporate control

PRESS RELEASE | June 5, 2021   On the occasion of World Environment Day, June 5, people’s movements and civil society organizations around the globe today launched the Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems, a counter-summit to the UN Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) slated to be held later this year. Organisers of the GPS are …

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CSM Declaration on the CFS Policy recommendations on agroecological and other innovative approaches

Esteemed CFS participants, We are speaking here to share with you some initial thoughts on the CFS policy recommendations on agroecological and other innovative approaches that we just concluded. First, the CSM is not in the position at this moment to announce its formal position on the final document. We request that this can be …

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Call to action | Mobilization to Challenge the UN Food Systems Summit and Re-claim Peoples’ Sovereignty over Food Systems

From CSM website Background The Pre-Summit of the UN Food Systems summit to be held in a hybrid format in Rome from 26 to 28 July will be decisive for the final direction and outcomes of the summit. The liaison group of the autonomous people`s response to the UN Food Systems Summit for transforming corporate …

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Global Coup d’État: Mapping the Corporate Takeover of Global Governance (TNI)

Corporations have stepped beyond lobbying governments. They are integrating in policy-making at the national and international levels. From agriculture to technology, decisions historically made by governments are increasingly made by secretive unaccountable bodies run by corporations. Authors Nick Buxton, Lynn Fries Published at GPEnewsdocs.com Programmes Corporate Power TRANSCRIPT LYNN FRIES: Hello and welcome. I’m Lynn …

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