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PRESS RELEASE: Over 560 groups worldwide endorse ‘people’s declaration’ for radical food systems transformation amid COP 26 climate talks

Amid the ongoing COP 26 in Glasgow, the Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems announced that 565 groups from 78 countries have endorsed its resulting Declaration that calls for people’s rights to just, equitable, healthy, and sustainable food systems and the end of corporate monopoly control.

PRESS RELEASE: 8 Indonesian activists arrested | People’s protests vs. ‘global corporate food empire’ greet UN Food Systems Summit

Street and online people’s protests against the ‘global corporate food empire’ greeted the opening of the UN Food Systems Summit (UN FSS), as the Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems launches a Global Day of Action on the third and final day of its counter-summit to the UN FSS happening virtually and in New York today. 

PRESS RELEASE: Movements, civil society counter anti-people UN Food Systems Summit

With the theme “Resist! End the global corporate food empire!,” the three-day counter-summit is the culmination of activities held since early this year to expose and oppose the control of big corporations over food and agriculture the corporate capture of the UN, as exemplified by the key roles given to Bill Gates and other capitalist-controlled institutions in shaping the UN FSS agenda and outcomes.