CSA thriving in China

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is one of the best examples of a successful, alternative food distribution system, providing real income to producers and affordable healthy food for consumers. Food continues to be grown in peri-urban areas and trust between producers and consumers is strengthened. And China has not been left behind by this global movement,...
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Learning from CSA pioneers: farming, rural development and cooperation with consumers from a Polish perspective

The 5th international gathering of the project „Learning Towards Solidarity-based Food Systems” took place in Poland between 19th and 22nd of March 2015. The event gathered 19 international guests from 7 different countries and another 9 Polish participants representing various initiatives in Poland and abroad. The aim of the gathering was to give an insight...
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Urgenci @ Expo dei Popoli – People’s Expo in Milan, June 3rd-5th.

People’s Expo: NGOs’ and Peasant’s Movements’ Response to Feeding the Planet Sustainably Three days of conferences, meetings and cultural events concerning Food Sovereignty and Environmental Justice On June 3rd-5th, the People’s Expo, an international forum of civil society and peasant’s movements brang together over 150 delegates from all over the world in Milan. The main...
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The Common Ground project, Europe – 2015.

According to Urgenci’s estimations, based on the figures collected in 16 different European countries, there were at least 4,000 CSA groups in 2014, involving nearly 465,000 consumers and 6,300 farms. Urgenci and its partners promote CSA as a cross-border and context-sensitive concept rather than a unique model. Our network thus gives voice to experiences from...
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Job offer/Offre d’emploi

Only in French. Coordonnatrice/coordonnateur pédagogique dans le cadre d‘un projet européen. Urgenci est le réseau international des Partenariats locaux et solidaires entre producteurs et consommateurs ( PLS), qui regroupe, entre autres, les AMAP en France, les  CSA nord-américaines et les Teikei japonaises. Les acteurs de ces différents concepts agissent au quotidien pour le développement d’une agriculture familiale, grâce au soutien...
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