World food day activities

Davao City will play host at the 3-day National Organic Conference starting today as part of the week-long activities marking World Food Day tomorrow.

In addition to the activities listed in this flyer, the Alternate Forum for Research in Mindanao together with the Task Force Food Sovereignty Mindanao will hold panel discussions on Friday on The Food Crisis: Regional Impacts, Roots and Responses at the Mindanao Training and Resource Center.

A battery of speakers from farmers, civil society groups, academe and government will tackle the food situation in Mindanao, the country’s food basket, but where hunger and poverty are prevalent.

I will be one of the reactors.

Check more activities posted at this blog action day network.

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3 Responses to “World food day activities”

  1. tonyo cruz Says:

    Salamat kapatid for supporting Blog Action Day 2008 Philippines!

  2. Gary Baumgarten Says:

    World Hunger Year co-founder Bill Ayers will be my guest on News Talk Online on Paltalk.com at 5 PM New York time today to talk about World Food Day.

    Please go to my blog at http://www.garybaumgarten.com and click on the link to the show to talk to Ayers.

    Thanks.

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