Discover why climate finance must prioritize food systems transformation. Learn how investing in food systems can mitigate climate change, protect biodiversity, and improve livelihoods.
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This blog highlights the importance of food systems transformation for achieving health for all and equitable access to positive food environments.
Despite their role in nourishing people and communities, aquatic foods and ecosystems have been overlooked by global food systems actors. The blog highlights the need to focus on aquatic foods in holistic food systems to address hunger, climate change, and economic development challenges while promoting environmental, health, and social benefits.
In this blog, we explore how transitioning to agroecology has been greatly helped by women in their communities, and how agroecological systems support women’s rights and roles as farmers.
In the third and final installment of our series “Creating a more equitable COP,” we share some of the experiences and victories from the Global Alliance cohort and how we will be integrating our learning into supporting new cohorts at COP28 and beyond.
This is part two in our series “Creating a more equitable COP,” Patty Fong shares seven highlights from assembling the Global Alliance’s first cohort of community food systems leaders and sponsoring their travel to COP27 in Egypt.
Building from the Global Alliance’s experience at COP27, Vivian Maduekeh explores the barriers facing Global South civil society organizations and delegates at COP convenings.
Deputy Director of the Global Alliance, Lauren Baker, discusses both the opportunities and challenges for accelerating transformational change in 2023.
With the global biodiversity conference COP15 taking place in my home country of Canada this month, the fundamental relationship between agricultural biodiversity and food systems is top of mind. At the Global Alliance, we recognize that agricultural biodiversity is the foundation of resilient and equitable food systems. And yet food systems are the main driver … Continued
Patty Fong, Climate and Health & Well-being Program Director, provides three critical steps we urge delegates to take forward at COP27.