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STWR has launched a new website:

This older website is no longer being updated and is due to be closed down within the next few weeks.

All of STWR’s own content has been transferred to the new website, but most of the third-party content currently on the old site will soon be unavailable.

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Food Security & Agriculture

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Freedom of Food and the Golden Temple

In India's Golden Temple, the volunteer-run kitchens feed around 100,000 people every day. Based on a culture of sharing, it operates in stark contrast to the for-profit commercial food system. A short film by Jason Taylor.

The Future of Food and Seed

What should be the right dynamic between farmers and consumers in maintaining agricultural diversity, self-reliance, and food grown with locally-sourced seeds? A sixty minute video presentation by Dr. Vandana Shiva.

The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

The Power of Community shows how Cubans have adapted to limited energy resources and the long standing US embargo by reverting to organic methods of farming and local, urban gardens. A leading example of the value of small scale agriculture.

Raj Patel - The Global Food Crisis

A conversation with Raj Patel, author of "Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System", on the global food crisis, the breakout of food riots across many developing countries, and the long-term structural crisis in the international food system.

V. Shiva: Planting the Seeds for Change: Women's Struggle Against Corporate Control of Biodiversity

51min 33sec, a lecture of Vandana Shiva, one of the world's most powerful voices for global environmental justice and cultural and ecological diversity.