November, 2016 Background We, representatives of civil society organizations, farmers, fisherfolk, pastoralists, indigenous peoples, consumers, youth networks, women’s networks, food processors, practitioners, government, academics and researchers, recognizing that food systems in Africa have dramatically changed over the last century, gathered … Continued
The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) today launched a publication highlighting the huge potential of agroecology to feed Africa, fix broken food systems and repair damaged landscapes, providing abundant healthy and nutritious food sustainably while increasing incomes … Continued
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The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa held its 2016 Annual General Meeting at Friendship International Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. As part of the renewal of the alliance members admitted four organizations to AFSA membership. AFSA has different membership … Continued
The 2016 AFSA Annual General Meeting installed its first female Chairperson and newly elected Board Members. Held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on December 28 & 29, 2016 the AGM elected Mrs. Mariann Bassey Orovwuje of Friends of the Earth Africa as … Continued
Agroecology Learning Exchange Report From the 10th to the 13th of May 2016, the AgroEcology Fund (AEF) and the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) brought together 70 people representing 30 organizations to share experiences and ideas about amplifying … Continued
Click here to watch the full 2016 Food Sovereignty Prize ceremony.
The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa has been announced winner of the 2016 Food Sovereignty Prize awarded by the U.S Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA). AFSA has been selected for its success in promoting food sovereignty, agroecology and social justice … Continued
The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) is a broad alliance of different civil society actors who are part of the struggle for food sovereignty and agro-ecology in Africa. These include: African farmers’ organisations, African NGO networks, specialist African … Continued
Conference title: Changing Food Systems in Africa: Agro-ecology, Food Sovereignty and their Roles in Nutrition and Health. Venue: Friendship Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Date: 24-26 November 2016 Organization: Organized by Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA), the Ecological Organic … Continued