We all know the importance of protecting our food security in the face of climate change, peak oil and volatile markets. It’s one of the key goals of the Transition movement and one we are tackling as a group here in Kings Heath.
Sadly our friends in other parts of the world are having to contend with an additional threat: large-scale "land grabs" by multinational corporations, eager to profit from exports of food and biofuels to countries like the UK. This video takes a satirical look at this dire situation: http://youtu.be/DOH_dYFLvyo
Fortunately Oxfam’s latest campaign is tackling this crucial issue. You can find out more and sign up for updates at http://www.oxfam.org.uk/land
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