Global Crises & Global Movements

Responding to global food, fuel and financial crises, social movements are forming new ways of building social power and creating effective, community-based alternatives. For an introduction to this issue, download our Food First Issue Primer on Global Crises & Global Movements

LA TIERRA ES NUESTRA VIDA

Blog | Leonor Hurtado | Mar 29, 2016

Mi identidad revolucionaria  Tenía cinco años cuando triunfó la Revolución Cubana. Sabíamos de la guerrilla y nos maravillamos cuando supimos…

THE LAND IS OUR LIFE

Blog | Leonor Hurtado | Mar 29, 2016

My revolutionary identity  I was only five years old when the Cuban Revolution triumphed.  We were aware of the national…

Seed laws, certification and standardization

Blog | Tamara Wattnem | Mar 17, 2016

Seed laws, certification and standardization: outlawing informal seed systems in the Global South A series of relatively new seed laws…

WHY WAS BERTA CÁCERES ASSASSINATED?

Blog | Beverly Bell | Mar 17, 2016

March 16, 2016 A few numbers begin to reveal why Honduran indigenous leader and global movement luminary, Berta Cáceres, was…

Nyeleni Newsletter no. 25

Nyéléni Newsletter | | Mar 16, 2016

In this Nyéléni Newsletter, we raise our voices against the growing power transnational corporations (TNCs) are gaining and the negative impact this is having on people’s lives.