Celebrate food and farming in Wageningen, the Netherlands! Food4all is a festival that takes you on a journey through sustainable family farming, agro-ecology and the right to food.The Food4All festival is a critical supplement to the “Food4you festival”. The festival seeks to provide a critical perspective on global food security, and give voice sustainable alternatives.
|Thurs 11 October
20.00h, Leeuwenborgh C64, Hollandseweg 1
|Public lecture: Land grabs and the Right to Food
How does mining relate to food production? Which tools are available to protect the right to food? With Claire Améyo Quenum (Togo, General secretary of the African Network on the Right to Food a.o.) and Nikita Shahbazi (FIAN Netherlands).
|Fri 12 October
Forum building C222, Droevendaalsesteeg 2
|Expert panel: Feeding the world, a different logic
The debate rages on the best way to feed the world’s growing population. Tonight we explore the principles and practices of concepts such as agro-ecology and food sovereignty as a way forward. With Steve Sherwood (co-founder of Groundswell International a.o.), Jan-Douwe van der Ploeg (professor of Rural Sociology at WUR a.o.), Frank Verhoeven (founder Boerenverstand a.o.), Edith Lammerts van Bueren (chair Scientific committee for integrated sustainable agriculture and food a.o.). Moderator: Sophie Derkzen. Reception afterwards.
|Sat 13 October
17.30 – 21h Kielekampsteeg 32
|Regional farmers’ market and autumn dinner feast
Get your supply of fresh, organic goodies directly from local farmers and enjoy creatively cooked plates. With music, drinks and open discussions with farmers. more info
|Tues 16 October
20:30 – 22h
|Dutch premiere: Crops of the Future
On World Food Day: a hopeful image of agro-ecology by Marie-Monique Robin. Organised jointly with SOS Faim (Belgium). In French with English subtitles.
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Food4all is part of Grassroots Science and is an initiative of: