AFSA welcomes the awarding of the Food Sovereignty Prize to the Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC), and…
In the first issue of pip Australian Permaculture Magazine, the co-originator of permaculture, David Holmgren wrote about food sovereignty, and the role permaculture can and does play in achieving it.
Dr Nick Rose, National Coordinator, Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance; Project Coordinator, Food Systems, Food Alliance Dr Amory Starr, Eco-gastronomist and author of Underground Restaurant: Local Food, Artisan Economics, Creative Political Culture On 20 March 2014, the Conversation published an article authored by Dr Nick Rose entitled “Let’s Reap the Benefits of Local Food over Big […]
Story by Dr Nick Rose , April 2014 This paper – and the video presentation – was prepared for delegates to the 7th World Urban Forum, taking place in Medellin in Colombia, from 5th to 11th April, 2014. The Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance and the Food Alliance were successfully in securing a 2-hour workshop on […]
9th April, 2014 In its submission to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee, which is charged with investigating the proposed ‘Trade and Foreign Investment (Protecting the Public Interest) Bill 2014, AFSA issues a challenge to our country’s politicians: whose interests do you really represent? The current Federal government is considering the inclusion of […]