Solidarity & Resilience

The beginning of a Trump administration marks a pro-corporate, climate-change-denying, racist, sexist, anti-LGBTQ and xenophobic agenda. Farmers and rural communities are facing huge problems including collapsing agricultural prices and enduring direct impacts of climate change. Our partner organisation IATP in the USA share their thoughts. [...]

21 January, 2017 // 0 Comments

Welcome 2017 – Let’s Create Deeds Well Done

"The time for action is now. It is never too late to do something, because true happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new" Antoine de Saint-Exupery [...]

9 January, 2017 // 0 Comments

South Eastern Europe | Interview with Boban Ilic

"If you leave people in insecurity and fear, they will follow populists and nationalists of all kind." Interview with Boban Ilic, Secretary General of the Western Balkan Standing Working Group for Regional Rural Development of South Eastern Europe [...]

13 December, 2016 // 0 Comments

Letter from Ukraine

Hannes Lorenzen tells us about war, peace, regulations, EU relations and rural ways in this letter from Ukraine. [...]

10 October, 2016 // 0 Comments

Understanding the Nature of Peace

Following terrorist attacks and retaliatory bombings, read Understanding the Nature of Peace. A joint article by Hannes Lorenzen (ARC2020) and Juliette Majot (IATP) which places these awful occurrences in a rural, farming and food context. [...]

7 December, 2015 // 0 Comments

Bostan – A Garden near your House

The word Bostan means garden near your house, where you grow your daily food. And this is what people like to do in Turkey, even when they live in a city of millions – like Istanbul. [...]

18 August, 2015 // 0 Comments