“Being a global citizen requires continual consideration of the impact one’s life has on others beyond one’s immediate community and country.”
We urge the Canadian government to uphold its commitments as a signatory to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), and the Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s 94 Calls to Action.
Partnerships, crop breeding, conserving biodiversity… just a bit of what we do around the world.
The world lost 75 per cent of its crop diversity in the last century. But farmers in Canada are working to reverse the trend.
“Not only have I gained a lot of knowledge, but I’ve also become much more emancipated as a housewife.”
What are your resolutions for 2020? We have a few!
Farmers are impacted by the climate crisis, but the way they tend the land can help mitigate climate change.
Did you know cranberries don’t actually grow in water?
Thirty-three per cent of the Earth’s soil is already degraded – and as much as 90 per cent could become degraded by 2050.
Home and family mean everything. This family in the Bolivian Andes worked hard to make sure they could keep both.
What’s it like to have Lotta Hitschmanova over for dinner?
“Nothing would be possible on this land without the water.” Support a farmer with the gift of water this Giving Tuesday.
The family’s small plot of land, perched 2,500 metres above sea level, was missing something crucial: water.
The time to work with farmers on climate action is now.
In the Global South, a majority of women are farmers.
Irania is a strong advocate and inspiration for rural women and youth across Nicaragua.