Farming Matters
By ILEIA
June 25th, 2017

Food and climate crisis Farming Matters |June 2017 | Published by ILEIA This issue of Farming Matters addresses the intersection of agroecology, food sovereignty and the climate crisis. Climate change is a political problem that highlights the need for systemic change to the way food is produced, processed and distributed.   From agroecological practices that build resilience, … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
May 22nd, 2017

Building food sovereignty Farming Matters | April 2017 | Published by ILEIA This issue of Farming Matters is about food sovereignty. Food sovereignty is a self-organised, grassroots response to today’s problematic food and farming system. Diverse people, such as producers, consumers, peasants, migrant farm workers and urban citizens, to name a few, are uniting around initiatives to … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
December 23rd, 2016

LISTENING TO PASTORALISTS Farming Matters | December 2016 | Published by ILEIA   This issue of Farming Matters explores the different ways pastoral societies are joining forces to challenge the policies that undermine their culture and way of life.   For millennia, pastoralist societies have managed the rangelands of the world’s most challenging environments, producing food and … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
September 11th, 2016

Making the case for agroecology Farming Matters | September 2016 | Published by ILEIA This issue of Farming Matters explores innovative ways to demonstrate that agroecology provides critical solutions to the challenges of our time. Agroecology is gaining recognition for its potential to address climate change, biodiversity loss and malnutrition, and many successful examples exist. … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
June 8th, 2016

Revaluing traditional plants Farming Matters |  June 2016 | Published by ILEIA This issue of Farming Matters looks at the growing number of initiatives that aim to revive the potential of traditional plant species, and illustrates that these plants can strengthen resilient family farming rooted in agroecology and diversity. This issue of the magazine shows … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
April 8th, 2016

Access and benefit and sharing of genetic resources Farming Matters Special Issue | April 2016 | Published by ILEIA This issue of Farming Matters presents cases that demonstrate the limited extent to which family farmers have been able to benefit from the ‘formal’ ABS process. It also uncovers some of the effective principles and mechanisms for … Read more

Farming Matters
By ILEIA
March 8th, 2016

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