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Friday
Jul152011

ALASTAIR McINTOSH audio & text

ALASTAIR McINTOSH is an Isle of Lewis-raised writer, broadcaster and campaigning academic best known for his work on land reform on Eigg, in helping to stop the Harris superquarry; also for developing human ecology as an applied academic discipline in Scotland.

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Thursday
Dec132012

Big Food Debate

Debate was chaired by John Vidal with Vandana Shiva, Patrick Mulvany, David Howlett and Alison Austin -questions on many of the issues that concern us

 

Friday
Jul152011

ELIZABETH DOWLER

ELIZABETH DOWLER works on food and poverty: local initiatives and policy evaluation; food security, rights and justice; and ‘reconnection’ to sustainable food systems, especially consumers’ perspectives. A registered Public Health Nutritionist, she is professor of food and social policy in the Department of Sociology, University of Warwick.

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Friday
Jul152011

SHAY CULLEN

SHAY CULLEN is an Irish Columban priest who has been based in the Philippines for more than four decades. Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize three times for his human rights work with the Preda Foundation in Olongapo, he began Preda Fair Trade in 1975, benefiting farmers co-operatives and indigenous people.

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Friday
Jul152011

VANDANA SHIVA The Future of Food

VANDANA SHIVA was one of TIME magazine’s ‘Heroes for the Green Century’ in 2002. She believes that the food issue lends itself to local activism in our time, in part because it involves such a strong mutuality of interest between producer and consumer. Audio & Text

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