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Peoples’ Food Plan
A smart, crowdsourced plan for a better food system
The Peoples' Food Plan — conceived to reform the federal government's proposed National Food Plan by including Australia's smaller-scale farmers and the myriad small business, social enterprise and community-based food initiatives that populate our commercial and civil society — was Australia's first crowdsourced policy directions document.
Recent posts, videos and more
AFSA President’s message
It's going to be a great year for food sovereignty in Australia with an exciting new national team elected to lead AFSA...
This is the report to be delivered by outgoing AFSA President, Michael Croft, at the AGM to be held on 18 November 2014, at Byron Bay Community Centre...
Recent blog posts
The issue for Kirralie and her supporters is the labeling of halal food, that certified as suitable for Moslems to eat, so that those wishing to do so can avoid buying it...
Thank you so much for your support of AFSA and the Fair Food movement in Australia. We are very excited to be collaborating with communities all around the country...
A Northern NSW "permaculture farmer" calling for a boycott of halal foods and linked with an alleged far-right anti-Islamic group could bring the permaculture design system into disrepute if her beliefs are taken to be representative of permaculture.
This is the text of the speech delivered by AFSA National Coordinator Dr Nick Rose to...
What does the Innate Potato, McDonalds, Ben & Jerry’s and a coffee corporation that started life in Seattle then went worldwide have in common?
It's finally arrived! Australia's first feature-length documentary, telling the stories of our fair food pioneers.
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Fair Food Farmers United blog
AFSA and the Victorian Farmers Markets Association have today released a joint public statement, calling on...
Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance (AFSA), surveyed farmers’ experiences and views on fairness in the food system. We’re delighted to hereby release the report from that survey...
Driving through the French countryside over the past two weeks, I was constantly struck by the smallness of the farms.
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The small screen — food related videos
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We are a national alliance of people and organisations who are working for a better food system. The food system is broken. People are hungry in outer suburbs, whilst supermarkets are throwing away food. Farmers are leaving the land in droves. Food is full of additives and chemicals that are making us sick. We’ve come up with a plan for a better food system — it’s called the Peoples’ Food Plan.
About the AFSA
The Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance (AFSA) is working towards a fair, diverse and democratic food system for the benefit of all Australians.
How we work
These are the values that form the platform from which the AFSA operates…