Recent research shows that dismantling gender inequalities in agrifood systems can boost economic growth, food security, and resilience to climate shocks.
UN Food Systems Summit Dialogues: Dawn of Women in Agriculture
This UN Food Systems Summit Independent Dialogue will investigate the role of technology in enabling and empowering women in agriculture, with a focus on MoooFarm’s DAWN initiative that supports small-scale female dairy farmers. Hosted by the Future Food Institute and MoooFarm, Food Tank’s president Danielle Nierenberg will be the keynote speaker of this event.
U.N. Food Systems Champions Discuss the Hidden Costs of the Food System
Members of the United Nations Food Systems Champions Network discuss the hidden costs and benefits of the food system.
27 Inspiring Women Reshaping the Food System
In honor of International Women’s Day, Food Tank is celebrating 27 Inspiring women working to close the gender gap in the food system.
Food Tank’s Winter 2020 Recommended Food Book Reading List
The winter may be cold, but Food Tank is staying warm with a list of 21 books to reignite hope for the food system’s future.
Winners of Grow Ahead’s 2018 Scholarship Announced
The winners of the Foundation for New York’s Strongest micro-grant winners have been announced, recognizing innovative action against food waste in New York’s bid to be zero waste by 2030.