Climate Change

    Food Tank Book of the Week: Sowing Seeds in the Desert by Masanobu Fukuoka

    In Sowing Seeds in the Desert, Masanobu Fukuoka tackles much more than superficial solutions to global desertification.

    FAO Promotes New Agroforestry Rules

    The U. N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says new rules and policies will need to be implemented around the world in order to fully realize agroforestr

    Digging up the dirt on our food system: Wenonah Hauter discusses new book at book signing

    Join Food & Water Watch’s Executive Director Wenonah Hauter as she challenges the American public to take a deeper look at the failing food system.

    Pro-Natura’s Biochar “Super Vegetable Gardens”

    Pro-Natura is launching a multi-faceted program to incorporate biochar into tropical agricultural farming methods.

    15 Websites Saving the Environment by Changing the Food System

    Each of these 15 websites explores the complex relationship between food and the environment.

    Enlisting the Climate Ally Underfoot

    Diana Donlon’s guest piece explains the need for carbon sequestration in an increasingly polluted environment.

    Finding Ways to Prevent Food Waste and Loss on World Environment Day

    World Environment Day on June 5th is focusing international attention on food waste.

    FAO Food Wastage Footprint Project Highlights Best Practices

    The FAO launches the Food Wastage Project to document best practices in food waste reduction and quantify the global impacts of food waste on the environment.

    Seven European Initiatives Empowering Women

    These seven initiatives across Europe are working to protect gender equality and empower women.

    Food Hero Series: Ruth Oniang’o, Kenya’s Voice for Nutrition

    Kenya’s Ruth Oniang’o, a renowned leader in food and nutrition issues, has been working to improve nutrition for women in Africa for decades.