Food Sovereignty Ghana

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

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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November 28, 2014
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Report On Workshop On Biosafety, Seed Laws, Intellectual Property…

Capacity Building and Skills Sharing Workshop on Biosafety Seed Laws, Intellectual Property & Farmers Rights: Towards Food Sovereignty 27-28th February 2014 Miklin Hotels, Accra, GhanaOrganized by Food Sovereignty Ghana in collaboration with the African Centre for Biosafety (ACB) and the … Continue reading

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December 8, 2013
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COMMUNIQUÉ: FSG Meets Parliament Over Plant Breeders’ Bill

COMMUNIQUÉ: On Wednesday, 4th December, 2013, Food Sovereignty Ghana FSG met with the Parliamentary Committee  on Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs. The meeting was in  response to an invitation, as a result of an earlier petition to parliament on the … Continue reading

December 4, 2013
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Executive Summary of Our Concerns On The Plant Breeders’ Bill To Parliamentary Select Committee on Constitutional and Legal Affairs,

To: The Hon. Chairperson, Parliamentary Select Committee on Constitutional and Legal Affairs Hon. Members of Parliament, Copy: Rt. Hon. Speaker of the House Clerk to Parliament Media Houses Dear Hon. Chairperson, and members of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Constitutional … Continue reading

December 2, 2013
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Letter To Parliament By The Ghana National Association of Farmers & Fishermen (GNAFF)

Letter To Parliament By The Ghana National Association of Farmers & Fishermen (GNAFF) Ghana is a signatory to the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA), which affirms that ‘the rights recognized in the Treaty to … Continue reading