Declaration on Agroecology, Ecological Organic Agriculture and Food Sovereignty: The Way Forward for Nutrition and Health in Africa
IFOAM - Organics International, the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA), Mekelle University in Ethiopia, the Ecological Organic Agricultural Initiative (EOAI), and the African Organic Network (AfrOnet) organized a three day conference on the 23rd to the 26th November 2016, entitled “Changing Food Systems in Africa: Agroecology and Food Sovereignty and their Role in Nutrition and Health”.
The conference brought together representatives of civil society organizations, farmers, fisherfolk, pastoralists, indigenous peoples, consumers, youth networks, women’s networks, food processors, practitioners, government, academics and researchers, to learn, discuss and deliberate on the issues facing Africa in the context of food, nutrition and health.
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