Localisation/swadeshi: a programme for long-term survival

  Swadeshi has been described by Satish Kumar, founder and Director of¬†Schumacher College¬†in Devon as a programme for long term survival. It is the principle of preferring the neighbouring to the remote. It relates to need-based lives, ruling out unlimited...

A lesson for Britain: Brazil promotes food security and local food procurement, strengthening family farming

Vested interests replacing the now defunct Flying Matters, a lobby group funded by the aviation industry, vigorously defend the profitable import of food from countries with malnourished people. A better way forward, socially, economically and environmentally is...