Biowatch Briefing: Farmer-led seed systems

10 October 2021

A Biowatch Briefing on farmer-led seed systems – securing food sovereignty in the face of looming ecological and social crises. FLSS can and do make a critical contribution in responding to current global ecological and social threats through adaptation to climate change, enhancing agricultural biodiversity, strengthening food security and sovereignty, increasing dietary diversity, and recognising and honouring indigenous knowledge and the key roles of women.

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Biowatch Bulletin: July 2021

Biowatch Bulletin: February to July 2021

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Biowatch Bulletin: January 2021

Biowatch Bulletin: August 2020 to January 2021

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The impact of COVID-19 on food systems in South Africa

8 August 2020

A snapshot of the impact of COVID-19 on food systems in South Africa. Document prepared for the Global Food Governance Working Group of the Civil Society and Indigenous People’s Mechanism (CSM) of the United Nations Committee on World Food Security (CFS).

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Biowatch Bulletin: July 2020

Biowatch Bulletin: January to July 2020

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Biowatch Bulletin: December 2019

Biowatch Bulletin: July to December 2019

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Biowatch Bulletin: June 2019

Biowatch Bulletin: January to June 2019

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Biowatch Bulletin: December 2018

Biowatch Bulletin: July to December 2018

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Agroecology Is Best Practice

Showcasing Biowatch’s work with farmers in four key areas (diversity; soil and water; seed; advocacy), this book explores the workings of eight homestead farms in northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, illustrating agroecology best practices through the personal experiences of each of the smallholder farmers.

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Biowatch Bulletin: June 2018

Biowatch Bulletin: January to June 2018

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