The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty has recently published the Scoping Report (2.78 MB PDF), from its three-day scoping workshop held in Pisaq, (Cusco) Peru. This report is a record of the decision-making process.
In May 2010, the Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty began to plant seeds and take root. It recently revealed a visual record of the Scoping Workshop, a three-day meeting held in Pisaq, Cusco, Peru. This Photo Story is a visual record of the process through which the group met, discussed and worked through […]
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 […]
Many may not know them, but there are several indigenous communities seeking to revitalize indigenous peoples’ food systems and thereby define the food and agriculture of their choice; these are the real champions and stewards of agrobiodiversity. The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty is being established to seek out such groups. It is […]
Authors: Jackson, L., Noordwijk, M., van,Bengtsson, J., Foster, W. Lipper, L., Pulleman, M., Said, M. , Snaddon, J. , Vodouhe, R. Citation: Jackson, L. et al. 2010. Biodiversity and agricultural sustainagility: from assessment to adaptive management. Abstract: Rapid changes in land use, food systems, and livelihoods require social–ecological systems that keep multiple options […]
Leading experts on nutrition, gathered in a world-famous museum in the heart of Rome, heard that the world was now at a tipping point where it had the scientific understanding and know-how to come together to make malnutrition history……Read the full article