Addis Ababa Declaration on Agroecology, Ecological Organic Agriculture and Food Sovereignty: The Way Forward for Nutrition and Health in Africa

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

AGROECOLOGY: the bold future of farming in Africa

  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

AGROECOLOGY: the bold future of farming in Africa

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AFSA Membership Rises to 30!

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

AFSA Installs Newly Elected Board Members

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

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