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Sylvia McAdam
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Sylvia McAdam: Canada and a devastated indigenous land

The recent passing of laws allowing exploitation of indigenous territories is causing irreparable damages to communities, communities who ask for respect for their sovereignty and their essencially life-giving natural resources. Benjamin Serra Sylvia is a direct descendant of one of the leaders who signed the Numbered Treaties between indigenous peoples […]

Cultivating + biodiversity = agricultural wealth
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Cultivating + biodiversity = agricultural wealth

On the 9th of February, a talk with the thinker and philosopher Vandana Shiva and environmental activist Satish Kumar, will attempt to establish the keys to avoid large companies’ control over agricultural production on small farms in Africa. Economic growth, understood by politicians and big corporations, is limited to the […]

Does the UK aid budget promote poverty in Africa?
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Does the UK aid budget promote poverty in Africa?

According to a recent report, the British Government is channelling taxpayers’ money into large corporations through the Department for International Development (DFID), worsening the food poverty crisis in Africa. Benjamin Serra The report (from charity War on Want) shows that senior UK government officials have personal links with large corporations […]

Food Sovereignty, out on the table
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Food Sovereignty, out on the table

This 8th and 9th July “War on Want” is organising an event where participants can learn how to take back control of the food system. _ “Food sovereignty” is an alternative food model which proposes sustainable methods and democratic solutions to the failed model of industrialised food.  The current system […]