Displaying items by tag: food and climate

Climate and Agriculture: Harvesting people’s solutions for sustainable food systems

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 07:34

CIDSE will host an international workshop on 19-21 September in Brussels

Published in Food and climate

Why We Need Paradigm Shift: Mitigating Climate Change and Feeding the World

Tuesday, 06 October 2015 14:53

Hilal Elver, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, writes about the need for a true paradigm shift when addressing global challenges such as food security in the context of climate change. She warns of the dangers that lie behind the concept of "Climate-Smart Agriculture". 

Published in Food and Climate

CIDSE Highlights September-October 2014

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 12:45

CIDSE Highlights No.18, September-October 2014

Published in General content

The fight against hunger needs strong local and regional food systems, not 'climate-smart agriculture'

Tuesday, 23 September 2014 08:20

Today the UN Climate Summit in New York called by the Secretary General Ban Ki-moon sees the launch of a flawed and risky initiative: the Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture.

Published in Food and climate

Lent 2013: Pledge to cut your food waste, today!

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 15:28

As we find ourselves nearing the mid-way point of this year’s Lenten period, are you satisfied that you’re doing your bit to contribute to a food-secure future for all? Why not bolster your commitments by signing up to a new online pledge launched by the Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance (EAA) to reduce food consumption and take concrete actions against food waste throughout Lent and beyond?

Published in Just food

Agroecology made easy!

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 10:39

Struggling to convince policy makers as to what agroecology’s all about and how it can be of real and long-lasting benefit to smallholder farmers and to the environment? A handy new online tool from the Partners for the Land & Agricultural Needs of Traditional Peoples (PLANT) may be able to help.

Published in Food and Climate

The right to food: a cornerstone of climate justice

Friday, 07 December 2012 15:42

On Human Rights Day, CIDSE reminds world leaders why the Right to Food and climate justice go hand in hand on the pathway to sustainable development

Published in Food and Climate

Sarah Fayolle: garder la foi en la justice climatique

Friday, 07 December 2012 05:48

Sarah Fayolle sur pourquoi il faut garder la foi dans les négociations internationales sur le climat.

Published in COP18 Doha summit

Climat et sécurité alimentaire: attention aux fausses solutions!

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 11:18

Garantir le droit à l’alimentation dans un monde de contraintes climatiques ?  Face à ce défi, le lancement d’un nouveau programme de travail sur l’agriculture, en débat depuis Durban, pourrait ouvrir la porte à plusieurs « fausses solutions ».

Published in Food and climate

CIDSE Highlights Sept-Oct 2012

Monday, 29 October 2012 14:36

CIDSE Highlights No.8, September-October 2012

Published in General content