Food Tank Newsletter

Dispatch from the U.N. Climate Change Conference: Saturday, Nov. 12

Agriculture and Adaptation Day at COP27 is a long overdue recognition of the critical importance of food systems as a climate solution.

Dispatch from the U.N. Climate Change Conference: Friday, Nov. 11

The FAO is planning to launch an initiative this year to tackle on-farm emissions as part of the urgent need to cap global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Dispatch from the U.N. Climate Change Conference: Thursday, Nov. 10

AT COP27, experts are highlighting the burden shouldered by farmers, the value of Indigenous knowledge systems, and encouraging investors to finance food systems transformation

Dispatch from the U.N. Climate Change Conference: Wednesday, Nov. 9

FoodCOP27 is already off to an incredible start, featuring conversations on the power of youth, the transfer of knowledge from the Global South to the North, and the interconnectedness of climate and nutrition.

150+ speakers. 10 days. 4 food system pavilions. 1 planet to save.

For the first time, COP27 will feature multiple food systems pavilions, providing a historic opportunity to get food and agriculture systems on the agenda.

Reflections on The World Food Prize

Researchers are using models to understand how the climate crisis is impacting crop yields, identify potential solutions, and stress the urgent need for action.

Why Are Food System Folks Fighting Against More Humane Animal Conditions at the Supreme Court?

Promoting animal welfare is about a global shift away from unsustainable factory farming and inhumane practices.

With World Food Day Coming Up, We Can’t Mess Up this Opportunity

It’s time to put in the work so everyone recognizes that access to healthy, nourishing, and affordable food is a human right.

We All Must Be Citizen Eaters: Notes from the Historic White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health

The White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health gave the country with a to-do list. Now it’s time to follow through.

A Note on Business, Climate, and White House Action as the U.N. Meets in New York

The world needs policymakers and businesses who will take action now because by 2050, it will be too late.

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