Food Sovereignty Ghana

A grass-roots food advocacy movement of Ghanaians both home and abroad!

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March 15, 2016
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Parliament Must Respect Their Own Word On the Plant Breeders’ Bill.

Copied also to the Media and the Clerk of the House: clerk@parliament.gh Food Sovereignty Ghana is stunned to learn that the Plant Breeders’ Bill is returning to the floor of Parliament without the promised consultation with stake-holders as ordered by the Speaker … Continue reading

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March 2, 2016
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The Protection of Farmers’ Rights and Food Sovereignty in Ghana

PRESS STATEMENT BY THE CSOs AND FARMERS’ PLATFORM ON THE PROTECTION OF FARMERS RIGHTS AND FOOD SOVEREIGNTY OF GHANA Read by Dede Bedu-Addo for the National President of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) Mr. Chairman, Colleague Farmers, Faith-Based … Continue reading

February 17, 2016
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Will CPP Continue To Support FSG?

Will CPP Continue To Support FSG? Posted by Food Sovereignty Ghana on Friday, 12 February 2016 The exit of Samia Yaba Nkrumah form the leadership of the Conventions Peoples Party (CPP) may have some implications for the causes to which she … Continue reading

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November 10, 2015
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Court Ruling On GMO Case: Why We Intend To Appeal

Food Sovereignty Ghana organized a Press conference today to announce their intention to appeal against the ruling by the Human Rights court, Accra dismissing their application for Interlocutory Injunction on the commercial release of Bt Cowpea and GM rice. Below … Continue reading

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October 29, 2015
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Arusha PVP Ratification, Where Are The MPs?

@LordpoQu Yes! They all seem to be hiding! It’s not easy to get their phones/even email addresses! What a very accessible democracy we have! — FoodSovereigntyGhana (@FoodSovereignGH) October 29, 2015   SEARCH FOR THEM! FISH THEM OUT AND LET THEM … Continue reading

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October 19, 2015
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Food Sovereignty Ghana Marks World Food Day

Food Sovereignty Ghana over the weekend took part in several activities to mark this years World Food Day in line with their objective of ensuring that wholesome food is sustainably available for Ghanaians. An important reason why we were happy … Continue reading

October 18, 2015
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New Publication: “Plant Variety Protection in Developing Countries: A Tool for Designing a Sui Generis Plant Variety Protection System: An Alternative to UPOV 1991” 15th October 2015

“Plant Variety Protection in Developing Countries: A Tool for Designing a Sui Generis Plant Variety Protection System: An Alternative to UPOV 1991” | APBREBES Authors: Carlos M. Correa (University of Buenos Aires) (main author), with contributions from Sangeeta Shashikant (Third … Continue reading

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October 14, 2015
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Food Sovereignty Ghana Supports Food For All Ghana To Mark World Food Day With The Longest Table In The World

Joint Press Statement: FSG and Food 4 All Ghana, Accra, Wednesday, 14 October, 2015 Food Sovereignty Ghana supports Food for All Ghana in it’s quest to build West Africa’s first food bank in Ghana to create sustainable means of nutrition … Continue reading