WINGS #06-21 Local Futures - FILE UPDATED MAY 25
Local food sourcing saves people and climate
Uploaded: 24 May, 2021
Recording Date: 23 May, 2021
Recording Location: Melbourne, Australia; Vancouver and Denman Island BC Canada
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Nonprofit use only
Program Title: WINGS #06-21 Local Futures - FILE UPDATED MAY 25
Description: World traffic in food by massive corporations harms environment, jobs, and health; yields no net change in food availability; and harms jobs and food security everywhere. Hodge calls for prioritizing local food production and distribution and building back local economies.
Host(s): Helen Lobato, Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Swedish linguist Helena Norberg-Hodge, founder of International Society for Ecology and Culture (now Local Futures) and author of books including Ancient Futures: Learning from Ladakh.
Credits: Interview by Helen Lobato, of Australian community radio series Women on the Line. Adapted for WINGS and updated by Frieda Werden.
Comments: Original recording, 31 March, 2003. Previously released with title WINGS #49-09 End Food Trafficking
Health > Food and NutritionType: Weekly Program
Environment > Climate Change
Environment > Agriculture
Society and Culture
Environment > Pollution
|Comments: Helen Lobato of WOTL interviews Helena Norberg-Hodge of Local Futures. Update from 2003