Action map 2020

Mapping all events from the GFGF Action month in October 2020


Join us to raise the alarm for Good food and good farming!

European policies influence what we eat: every year €60 billion of taxpayers’ money is distributed to farmers through the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). Right now, the biggest farmers get the most money. But a reform of the policy is underway, and many other laws are being discussed at the same time, affecting the way we farm and what we eat. Now is the time to stand up and be heard!

We want:

  • access to tasty, nutritious and culturally appropriate food for all
  • re-localisation of food production, processing and consumption
  • food sovereignty and fair world trade
  • a CAP reform that is socially just, sustainable, supports living rural areas and does not harm other countries
  • fair income and decent work conditions for farmers, land workers, pastoralists and fishers
  • a better future in rural communities and in the city
  • many more people in farming and opportunities for young entrants
  • food policies that promote biodiversity, protect the environment and mitigate climate change
  • no GMOs and reduce dependency on chemical inputs at large
  • animal welfare and fewer, higher-quality animal products
  • reverse the decline of bees, birds and other animals needed for sustainable agriculture and healthy ecosystems
  • more participatory political processes

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Latest News

#BeeGuidance Document: @eu_commission and member states are setting unambitious protection goals for pollinators.
We can’t let them sign a death sentence for bees!
Let them know you’re watching and you care about the #FutureofBees: Sign at !
#EUFarm2Fork https://t.co/82z0TcZGAD

A big THANK YOU to the people from all over the globe 🌎who joined the Green Farming Now! conference.
In case you missed it, you can watch all sessions on @BirdLifeEurope's Youtube channel!👩‍🌾
Watch, get inspired, start your own action!👇


On 25 Feb, 2-3:30 PM CET, join the webinar "Roots of Resilience" and discuss land policy, #CAPreform and #EUFarm2Fork with MEP @BenoitBiteau, @EU_CoR's Guillaume Ceros and peasants/civil society organisations! Register now 👉 https://t.co/PI7kbdK8I2

#AccessToLand #EUGreenDeal

Did you miss the webinar on "Land struggles and land policies in Central & Eastern Europe" organized by @nyeleni_europe on 8 February? You can now watch the recordings on Youtube 📽️🤩 https://t.co/9uSVmK8pzq

@Urgenci1 @ECVC1 @Terredeliens @realfarming @TNInstitute @ecoruralis

🎙️'#SocialConditionality's a v. simple principle. If EU taxpayers support employers in agriculture, they must respect agri-workers labour rights.' Our .@EnricoSomaglia on @eaAgriFood podcast talking #FairCAP & recent open letter: 🔗https://t.co/qicNlhaPfE

Which country will be next to reach our ECI signature threshold?
It's a head-to-head race, all bets are off!

Get your country to join the #SaveBeesandFarmers hive: sign at and share it with your network!

#MondayMotivation https://t.co/LOw7Xnn1mv

Farm workers often fall prey to widespread exploitation: the #CAP needs #SocialConditionality! @SlowFoodHQ is convinced that agroecology is key to address this deplorable situation as it respects nature, animals & people producing food.

Find out more ➡️ https://t.co/4J0HuakUg4

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