Land & Resources

A global wave of land and water grabs is concentrating farmland and other food producing resources in the hands of a few, with serious consequences for both rural and urban communities. For an introduction to this issue, download our Food First Issue Primer on Land & Resources

Elections 2016: A Message from Food First

Blog | Food First | Nov 10, 2016

Photo by Stephen Melkisethian / CC BY Friends of Food First, Like you, we’re feeling this election’s devastating setbacks; but now more…

Tous en aval

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, in Spanish here, and in Portuguese here.

Todos Están Río Abajo

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here. To view in French click here.   

Everyone is Downstream

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

The following is the fifth installment in our Dismantling Racism in the Food System series. Click here to download this Backgrounder in full.…

Somos todos “Downstream”

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, in Spanish here, and French here.

How Can Tourism Benefit Food Sovereignty?

Blog | Coline Charrasse | Oct 28, 2016

How can tourism benefit food sovereignty? To what extent does a Food Sovereignty Tour (FST) differ from standard tourism? What…

The Monsanto Merger Blues

Blog | Ahna Kruzic and Eric Holt-Giménez | Sep 19, 2016

This past week, hundreds of farmers from the National Farmers Union converged on Washington DC to plead with decision makers to…

Las Raíces del Agrarismo Negro

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Gail Myers and Owusu Bandele | Aug 25, 2016

Translation by Mónica R. Goya. To view this Backgrounder in English click here, in French here, and in Portuguese here.