“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.
At just fifteen years old, Denia founded a group that would change her community and the trajectory of her life.
With biodiversity declining at a tremendous rate, it will take everyone working together to safeguard what is left.
“Estamos resguardando y protegiendo nuestra agrobiodiversidad nativa.”
The way food is grown and distributed means exploitation, displacement and hunger for nearly 1 billion family farmers.
A decade ago, could you have imagined a rush on kale seeds?
Today’s tomatoes began as wild plants in the Andes.
Squash began in Central America and Mexico and includes some of the largest and most diverse fruits in the plant kingdom.
“We have taken much pride in our community garden initiative as a way of restoring our food sovereignty once again.”
Even your makeup, soaps and lotions could contain a substance whose cultivation contributes to deforestation and displacement of small-scale farmers.
With the average farmer being 54 years old, who will grow our food, when today’s farmers retire?
When he was 12 years old, Owen Bridge had an encounter that would change his life.