food

  • New Internationalist image for /features/2021/03/17/business-interests-have-hijacked-un-food-summit-fjf-emergency

    Business interests have hijacked the UN food summit

    Small farmers, social movements and human rights are being elbowed out, says Kirtana Chandrasekaran.
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    Bangkok street sellers live to fry another day

    Peter Yeung reports on the politics of street food in Bangkok - an informal industry currently under threat from the forces of gentrification.
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    Little insects, big impact

    By introducing bee hives to their fields, Indian farmers are improving productivity – and lives.
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    Should halal and kosher methods of slaughter be banned?

    Viva! campaigner Tony Wardle and social commentator Mohammed Ansar go head to head.
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    Why are they dying?

    *Wayne Ellwood* investigates the case of the missing bees.
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    Meat's too expensive

    *Chris Brazier* makes the case for a green and fair diet.
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    Food Crisis - The Facts

    The increase in global food prices may have temporarily stalled but food is expected to remain at record price levels for the foreseeable future. Industrial agriculture’s chickens have come home to roost. But the price is being paid not by agribusiness and food retailers but by small farmers whose income remains low, and by the millions being pushed into malnutrition.
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    Year of living dangerously

    *Richard Swift* on the hard edge of hunger in a year of perpetual crisis. *Action* – a new diet for the world food system.
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    Food last!

    Across the world, popular protest has demanded adequate food and fair prices. *Stephanie Boyd* reports from Cuzco in Peru.
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    Will Obama bring 1990s food policy to an end?

    ‘If the transition to Obama is to become the end of an era as well as the end of an error,’ says food and agriculture activist and author Wayne Roberts, then ‘the legacy of Bill Clinton as well as George Bush will need to be overcome.’
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    The Solution That Wasn't

    Lorena Luo in Beijing debunks the idea of a New Green Revolution.
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    Rice under threat

    The Pesticide Action Network reports from Penang on the threat to China's staple food.