Tag: Food Security

Water, Energy and Food Security is More Complex Than You Think

Water, Energy and Food Security is More Complex Than You Think

Over-reliance on technological innovation means insufficient consideration given to how societies can change and function on limited natural resources. The total global population is increasing and is expected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050, with an estimated 70% living in towns and cities. These...

Foodshed as New Democracy

Foodshed as New Democracy

Citizen advocates of the “right to food” are using democratic roots to create local food security. As the local food movement, or, more properly stated, local food movements have taken root in the U.S. during recent years, advocates have discovered the need to express this evolving “locus...

India: The Food Insecurity Ordinance

India: The Food Insecurity Ordinance

Every inch of land in India can grow food through community and kitchen gardens. Food Security rests on a system, not on “schemes.” “Scheming” is a nasty word, anyway. And the fact that the most vital parts of our lives are being reduced to government “schemes”...

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