Annual Report | Food First News & Views | Food First | Apr 1, 2006
Spring 2006, Vol. 28, No. 100 In our 30th anniversary year, Food First deconstructed the systemic causes of hunger, poverty and environmental degradation and continued identifying, disseminating and creating socially and ecologically viable alternatives.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Jan 1, 2004
Winter 2004, Vol. 27, No. 92 For thousands of years, small farmers have grown food for their communities, planting diverse crops in healthy soil, recycling organic matter, following nature's rainfall patterns, and maintaining the earth's biodiversity.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Jan 1, 2003
Winter 2003, Vol. 26, No. 88 If we believed everything we saw in the media, 2002 would have seemed a very gloomy year indeed. Yet, we find reasons to be optimistic about the rapidly gelling global movement for human dignity of which we are a part.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Jan 1, 2002
Winter 2002, Vol. 25, No. 84 As we write to you, war rages on and the echo of the September 11th tragedy remains audible. Meanwhile, tremendous resources—which will never be available to fight hunger and poverty--are diverted to defense budgets.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Oct 1, 2001
Fall 2001, Vol. 24, No. 83 - Policies imposed by the World Bank, IMF, and WTO, and promoted by transnational corporations, have widened the gap between wealthy and poor countries and accentuated the unequal distribution of earnings within countries.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Jan 1, 2001
Winter 2001, Vol. 24, No. 81 As Food First celebrates its 25th year, we are proud that we are wielding power for for social and economic justice with ever greater success. With your support, Food First has worked with communities from around the globe.
Food First News & Views | Food First | Jan 1, 2000
Winter 2000, Vol. 22, No. 75 The week-long "Battle of Seattle" during the failed World Trade Organization talks, was a watershed event for the world's citizenry. We demonstrated our collective ability to be heard and to change the agenda.
One January morning in the middle of Indonesia's rainy season I joined a few activist-ecologist friends for an eight hour drive across the center of Sumatra to Krui, an expanse of forest farms in the...