Events

Along with partners at the Health and Environment Funders Network (HEFN) and Sustainable Agriculture and Food System Funders (SAFSF), Panta Rhea’s Anna Lappé developed and co-hosted a webinar for funders about the role of agrochemicals in the climate crisis and the global movement of civil society partners developing strategies to take on the agrochemicals industry at the intersections of food sovereignty, toxics, climate justice, and human rights. More than 100 funders tuned in to learn from and be the conversation with invited guests, including: Lili Fuhr, Deputy Director, Climate and Energy Program, Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) Marcia Ishii, Senior Scientist,...

Panta Rhea’s Anna Lappé co-hosted a webinar to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring. More than 800 people registered to get inspired by advocates, farmers, scientists, and journalists. You can watch the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKYUbHO3ztc Art by: Maisie Richards, Round Water Design ...

Panta Rhea’s Anna Lappé joins colleagues at the Global Alliance for the Future of Food for the launch of The Politics of Knowledge: Understanding the Evidence for Agroecology, Regenerative Approaches, and Indigenous Foodways. The new compendium tackles the dominant questions about evidence that are holding back food systems transformation. Authors unpack the narratives and legacies behind these questions and explore the many ways funders, researchers, and policymakers can take transformative action. Working with 17 contributing teams representing geographic, institutional, sectoral, gender, and racial diversity, the compendium explores the power and politics that shape and infuse understandings of evidence, what counts...