Food Sovereignty conference Yale University – papers online available!

RHN 115/2013 | Forum

From the Rural Sociology Group Wageningen Weblog

The Yale University Program of Agrarian Studies and Journal of Peasant Studies jointly organized the international conference on Food Sovereignty: a critical dialogue, 14-15 September in Yale, celebrating both the 20th anniversary of La Via Campesina and the 40th anniversary of the Journal of Peasant Studies.

Various renowned scholars in peasant studies will present a paper and discuss the food sovereignty concept as advocated by the La Via Campesina movement. Conference papers are online available and a selection will be published in the Journal of Peasant Studies.

See for more information also the Food First weblog of the Institute for Food and Development Policy.