Mawphlang Agrobiodiversity and Food Festival Film

The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty and Slow Food International together with the Khasi Jainta Presbyterian Assembly (KJP) are happy to present the Mawphlang Agrobiodiversity and Food Festival documentary. The Mawphlang Agrobiodiversity and Food Festival, held on 17 November 2010, was sponsored by the Indigenous Partnership and hosted by the William Lewis Boys’ […]

Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security: A Critical Review

By J M Lenné, Consultant in Agricultural Research and Development, UK and Editor in Chief, Field Crops Research, D Wood, formerly Agrobiodiversity International, Milnthorpe, UK This book presents key concepts of agrobiodiversity management, critically reviewing important current and emerging issues including agricultural development, crop introduction, practical diversity in farming systems, impact of modern crop varieties […]

Indigenous Partnership Hosts its First Food and Agrobiodiversity Festival

On Wednesday, 17 November 2010 the Rome-based Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty sponsored its first Food Festival showcasing the agro-biodiversity of the Khasi-Jaintia Hills of Mawphlang in India. The Food Festival was organised by William Boy’s Home of Mawphlang and co-hosted by the Khasi Jaintia Presbyterian Assembly in the sprawling meadows where the […]