International Summit of Alternatives

Unnamed Venue Munich

Alternative international conference in Munich, on the occasion of the G7 summit in Germany. Various partners of the Hands on the Alliance will be present.

Expo dei Popoli

Fabbrica del Vapore Milan

The People’s Expo is an international forum of civil society and peasants’ movements in Milan, Italy. It responds to the challenges of 'Feeding the Planet' by implementing the principles of Food Sovereignty and Environmental Justice. Find our more on the website of the forum.

Siamo Uomini o Caporali? (It)

Rocca dei Bentivoglio, Sala dei Giganti Bazzano (Valsamoggia, BO)

VALSAMOGGIA, 8 GIUGNO 2015. – Nell’anno in cui, in particolare per la suggestione di EXPO, il tema del “cibo per tutti” sembra essere diventato di particolare rilevanza, Bazzano (Valsamoggia, BO) ospita un importante evento dal titolo “Siamo uomini o caporali? Schiavi rurali all’epoca della sovranità alimentare”, che si terrà il 12 giugno 2015 alle ore […]

Public Debate: Agroecology in the EU

European Parliament Altiero Spinelli Building, Brussels

Agroecology in the EU: an unique opportunity for European food and agricultural model PUBLIC DEBATE European Parliament Altiero Spinelli Building – A1G-2 room Thursday, 17 September 2015, 9h- 13h15 Brussels, Belgium European Coordination Via Campesina in collaboration with Coventry University organises a public debate on Agroecology, based on the work achieved by the food producers […]

Launch Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2015 in Rome

FAO Headquarters Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, Rome

The civil society-led Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2015, 'Peoples’ Nutrition Is Not a Business', will be launched in Rome on October 9, shedding light on the control businesses have over food systems and policies.

Which markets and trade policies to increase food security and food sovereignty, strengthen local food systems and protect and strengthen small food producers?

This side event will kick off civil society’s preparations for the 2016 Open Ended Working Groups on 'Connecting Smallholders to Markets'. It will present concrete examples of local markets that benefit smallholders and local economies in Spain, Kenya and Central America and will illustrate policies that support them, like public procurement in India. Programme (pdf) […]