Policy and Organizing

    David Nabarro Aims to Equip Leaders to Meet U.N. Sustainability Goals

    “If [4SD] can work on food systems, we believe it can work on many other areas of human endeavor,” says founder and World Food Prize laureate David Nabarro.

    Brazil’s Uncertain Future: President Jair Bolsonaro on Indigenous Rights, Environmental Conservation, and NGOs

    Facing policy reforms which encourage deforestation, the people and resources of the Amazon are at serious risk.

    Defy the Divide: Enter the Gray Area for Food Solutions Says Nierenberg

    On “Heritage Radio on Tour,” host Dana Cowin visits Food Tank President Danielle Nierenberg at the Slow Food Nations Leader Summit in Denver, Colorado.

    Voting for Food Tank’s SXSW Panels on Diversity and Food Policy

    Voting is now open for SXSW Panels including Food Tank’s panels featuring LGBTQ+ visibility, farmworker rights, and food in the 2020 election.

    How OzHarvest Is Helping Australia Halve Its Food Waste by 2030

    Australia’s plan to halve food waste by 2030 is a lofty goal, but the country’s biggest food rescue organization, OzHarvest, is working hard to make it happen.

    Eat Local, Think Global: Rujuta Diwekar Talks Global Health Research

    Rujuta Diwekar’s fitness initiative initially began as an effort to make nutrition accessible for everyday people in India. It’s findings make the case for a culturally relevant, regional approach to global nutrition policy.

    Opinion | 2020 Democratic Candidates on Key Food and Agriculture Issues

    Given that the food sector currently generates nearly one-third of all climate-change emissions, we need a Democratic candidate who will transition our food system away from industrial agriculture.

    New Report Shows Both Hunger and Obesity on the Rise

    The latest version of the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) report shows that rates of hunger and obesity are on the rise worldwide.

    Opinion | Changing Agriculture from a GHG Emitter to Absorber

    Regenerative agriculture is catching the eye of policymakers and companies that see these farming practices as good for boosting soil health and farmer resilience as well as reducing GHG emissions.

    Opinion | How Grocery Lists Can Green the World

    The free flow of information about food’s environmental footprint is critical for unleashing the growing eco-consumerism movement.