To promote action in NSW, the Sydney Food Fairness Alliance is organising a presentation at NSW Parliament by David Mason, Churchill Fellow in urban agriculture. The presentation will canvass the value of forming a food policy council and developing an integrated food policy. September 2010
The Hawke Research Institute at the University of South Australia is hosting an international symposium, which aims to further debate about the production and consumption of food beyond its safe confines as ‘feel good politics’.
According to the UTS’ Stuart White, the coming scarcity of phosphorus will be a major threat to food security and a potential source of conflict.
Dena Hoff talks about La Via Campesina’s vision of social change, and how the agricultural challenges faced around the world are not always so different from those faced in the U.S.
A group of Macarthur MPs will be hosting an event for SFFA at NSW Parliament House on Thursday 23 September 2010 at 11.30am – 12 noon… we will have a short time to present an argument for a NSW food policy to NSW MPs and electoral candidates…