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Transcript: An Agroecological Vision for the United Kingdom with Jyoti Fernandes

May 11, 2021

Landscapes Podcast Episode 5. May 2021

*The transcript has been lightly edited for clarity and comprehension

INTRO

Adam Calo: [00:00:17] The largest contemporary social movement in the world is arguably La Via Campesina, a global organization of peasant and smallholders that represents over 200 million constituent...


May 10, 2021

Jyoti Fernandes, farmer of Five Penny Farms and Policy Coordinator with the UK based Landworkers’ Alliance, discusses what agroecology means to her and the efforts to shape food policy in the United Kingdom. We also discuss the risk of agroecology being co-opted and the current boycott of the UN Food Systems...


Apr 14, 2021

Too much expert-led decision making has long been shown to deliver perverse outcomes for the environment and society. What if a more earnest collaboration with artists and the arts is the secret ingredient to unlocking a more egalitarian science and society relationship? Independent sculptor, dry stone waller,...


Mar 23, 2021

The past decades have seen the rise to dominance of the ecosystem services framework, a worldview and scientific practice that sees the processes of the biosphere through a lens of how they prop up human activities. Within academic circles, the concept is hotly contested. Some see valuing nature with the language...


Transcript: The Dasgupta Review with Janet Fisher

Mar 23, 2021

Landscapes - The Dasgupta Review - [Janet Fisher] Transcript [ep.3]

 

 

*The transcript has been lightly edited for clarity and comprehension

Introduction

Adam Calo: [00:00:27] Researchers in the environmental sciences spend a lot of effort evaluating the diversity of frameworks that guide land use management.

Consider...