Our dream is a world where Indigenous Peoples lead the protection, sustainable use and restoration of biodiverse food systems.
TIP at the 2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress
TIP raises the Indigenous Peoples Food System Flag at the 2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress. Capturing key summation statements by Phrang Roy, Coordinator, TIP
TIP was a partner and collaborator at the 2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress, convened online by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, CGIAR and the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT, and other partner organizations from the 15th to the 18th of November 2021. TIP along with the FAO raised the flag for the vertical on Indigenous Peoples which made up the agenda along with other tracks like Eat Grow Save Talks, Innovation Challenge, various Round tables, Scientific Symposium and Awards.
TIP attends Committee for Food Security (CFS)
CFS side event on Advancing Equitable Livelihoods for Food Systems Workers: Bah Phrang Roy speaks on behalf of Indigenous Communities
Bah Phrang Roy opened his speech with a statement that if, taken out of context, would raise eyebrows among the global Indigenous communities, “The world will not fall apart if Indigenous Peoples Food Systems disappear” he said, before adding “but the strategic thrust towards equitable livelihoods for all food workers will lose a unique and proven example.”
TIP at Pre-Summit UN FSS 2021
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' FOOD SYSTEMS: GAME CHANGING SOLUTIONS FOR THE WORLD
Bah Phrang Roy, Coordinator of The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty (TIP) presents Indigenous Food Systems at the UN Food System Summit as game-changing solutions of leaving no one behind, and how the systems need to be acknowledged and supported to achieve sustainable food systems.