31 Dec '16, 8pm

For your #NewYears Resolution, consider taking on a #sustainable diet:

For your #NewYears Resolution, consider taking on a #sustainable diet:

We are producing more food than ever but for citizens across the world, now and in the future, food security is further and further away. High levels of food production are eroding our environment and putting excessive strain on natural resources, including water and land. Meanwhile a global public health crisis threatens as diet-related diseases escalate. All this makes a compelling case for re-examining our food systems. IIED and Dutch NGO Hivos are working together to rethink the way we produce and consume food. This means tackling policies that favour big business at the expense of small-scale producers. It means challenging policies that focus on production as the answer to food security, often overlooking the struggles of the rural and urban poor who are continually forced to choose between quality, food safety, convenience and price. Citizen-led We recognise people ...

Full article: http://www.iied.org/sustainable-diets-for-all

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