A report from the discussions on indigenous food and issues of food sovereignty that took place during a food festival organized as part of Western Ghats civil society Conclave at Mahabaleshwar India.
The gathering provided a context in which tribal people could share wider concerns about environmental sustainability, political sovereignty and preservation of traditional culture, further to interact with other conclave participants from the position of specialists and experts in their own field.
The report can be downloaded clicking on this link “Of Food, Culture and Identity” (pdf, 14 MB)
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For more information on Mahabaleshwar Conclave visit www.savethewesternghats.org