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Food sovereignty is key

Michel Pimbert writes on BBC website

Monday 26 February 2007, by maitreuweb

"Farmers and other citizens in various parts of the world are engaging in a major effort to change the nature of agriculture.

The key phrase is "food sovereignty"; and this weekend, many of the interested parties are gathering for a conference in Mali, one of two countries (the other being Bolivia) which have adopted it as their overarching policy framework for food and farming. "

For more, read BBC online