Monday, June 30, 2014
African Farmers & Environmentalists Speak Out Against a New Green Revolution in Africa
Voices From Africa: African Farmers & Environmentalists Speak Out Against a New Green Revolution in Africa
This report issues a direct challenge to Western-led plans for a genetically engineered revolution in African agriculture, particularly the recent misguided philanthropic efforts of the Gates Foundation's Alliance for a New Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and presents African resistance and solutions rooted in first-hand knowledge of what Africans need.
Farmers know what they need. Truly sustainable agriculture, local food, urban farming, seed saving, self determination and to escape the new slavery of the corporate elitists seeking to use them not only as a scientific experiment but for their own profit.
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