Living Simply, Living Well – An example from Thailand

Meet John Jandai, a Thai farmer and educator who has set up and runs Pun pun, a small organic farm, seed saving center, and sustainable living and learning center inspired by his experience and knowledge. Watch John’s inspirational talk about his journey towards a life of happiness, simplicity and fun. Pun pun strives to find […]

Seeds of Freedom: A documentary on the power and politics of seeds

Seeds of Freedom – Trailer from The ABN and The Gaia Foundation on Vimeo. Global agriculture has changed more in the past 50 years than in the previous 10,000. Nowhere is this conflict more poignant than in the story of seed. This is the trailer for the film Seeds of Freedom, to be launched in […]

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The Food Movement: Its Power and Possibilities

Sourced at The Nation by Frances Moore Lappé For years I’ve been asked, “Since you wrote Diet for a Small Planet in 1971, have things gotten better or worse?” Hoping I don’t sound glib, my response is always the same: “Both.” As food growers, sellers and eaters, we’re moving in two directions at once. The […]

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Seeds of Injustice – Biopiracy by Vananda Shiva

Dr. Vandana Shiva is an inspiring woman. On top of her training as a nuclear physicist, she is an ecologist, activist, editor and author of numerous books and a tireless defender of the environment. She founded Navdanya, a movement for biodiversity conservation and farmers’ rights, she’s received the Sydney Peace Prize and written numerous books, […]

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Canberra Organic Growers Society

The Canberra Organic Growers Society Inc (COGS) is a non-profit organisation started in 1977 with the aim of providing a forum for organic growers to exchange information and encourage the adoption organic growing methods. COGS is run by a voluntary committee which is elected annually.  COGS are a group of gardeners (mainly urban) dedicated to […]

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An Interview with Vandana Shiva – Traditional Knowledge, Biodiversity and Sustainable Living

Thursday, March 31st, 2011, By Bhavani Prakash, Eco Walk The Talk, Asia’s Global Green Community Dr Vandana Shiva needs little introduction as a prominent environmental, social justice and anti-GM activist. In 2010, she received the Sydney Peace Prize and was named by Guardian UK in March 2011 as one of the top 100 women in […]

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