AFSA ANNOUNCED AS WINNER OF THE 2016 FOOD SOVEREIGNTY PRIZE AWARD
By ILEIA
November 11th, 2016

On August 31 2016, the well-deserved eighth annual Food Sovereignty Prize was awarded to the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA). The Food Sovereignty Prize champions real solutions to hunger, as opposed to the much-criticised World Food Prize. The US Food Sovereignty Alliance who awarded the prize states that, “this year’s winners are strident … Read more

BUILDING, DEFENDING AND STRENGTHENING AGROECOLOGY
By ILEIA
October 25th, 2016

A new multimedia publication explores the meaning and politics of agroecology from social movement perspectives. They are produced by the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience of Coventry University and ILEIA. ‘We see Agroecology as a key form of resistance to an economic system that puts profit before life. […] Our diverse forms of smallholder … Read more

OUTCOMES REGIONAL MEETINGS ON AGROECOLOGY
By ILEIA
July 6th, 2016

In an effort to embed agroecology within local and regional realities, three regional meetings on agroecology were organised in 2015: one for Latin America and the Caribbean, one for Africa and one for Asia and the Pacific. ILEIA and the AgriCultures Network have documented the outcomes of the meeting in each region. The meetings were … Read more