Press Cuttings

Read New York Times (Intl)Food's Big Picture Guy (28-05-2014)
Read Oxfam blog (Intl)Why aren’t we using government purchasing to promote the right to food (among other things)? Great farewell paper from Olivier de Schutter (01-06-2014)
Read Le Vif (Belgium)Olivier De Schutter termine son mandat et veut créer un GIEC alimentaire (03-06-2014)
Read Time Magazine (Intl)U.N. Official Says Junk Food Just as Bad as Cigarettes (25-05-2014)
Read The LA Times (US)U.N. food chief: Obesity, unhealthy diets a greater threat than tobacco (25-05-2014)
Read Euractiv (Intl)UN official: EU needs to encourage social movements (10-05-2014)
Read Euractiv (Intl)Citizens not to blame for rising consumption, scholars say (10-05-2014)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)Hopkins: "L’industrie n’a pas à imposer ses règles" - PDF coming soon
Read Le Monde (France)Olivier De Schutter : « Notre modèle agricole mondial est à bout de souffle » (10-05-2014)
Read Truth-Out (Intl)The Transformative Potential of the Right to Food (14-04-2014)
Read ViEUws (Intl)‘Failed’ food system needs urgent reform, says Olivier De Schutter – UN Special Rapporteur on Right to Food (04-04-2014)
Read Agriland (Ireland)UN Report’s findings call Food Harvest 2020 into doubt, according to An Taisce (04-04-2014)
Read Guardian Food Blog (Intl)'Less is more' – a fix for our broken food system that we can all buy into (31-03-2014)
Read Ottawa Citizen (Canada)Right to Food Prophet Completes His Mandate (27-03-2014)
Read Rzeczpospolita (Poland)Nie ma pomysłu na głód (10-03-2014)
Read Info'OGM (Intl)Nations Unies - Seules « la démocratie et la diversité » permettront de lutter contre la faim dans le monde (31-03-2014)
Read Guardian (Intl)Food system that fails poor countries needs urgent reform, says UN expert (10-03-2014)
Read Euractiv (Intl)UN rapporteur emphasises North’s responsibility in food challenge (10-03-2014)
Read Third World Network (Intl)Democracy and diversity can mend broken food systems (10-03-2014)
Read EFE in Vanguardia (Spain)ONU: Mientras no se reforme el sistema de producción de alimentos habrá  (10-03-2014)
Read RTBF (Belgium)O. De Schutter: "La faim est une question plus politique que technique" (10-03-2014)
Read AFP (Intl)Manque d'engagement, stratégies dépassées: le Rapporteur de l'ONU sur l'alimentation reste sur sa faim (10-03-2014)
Read De Morgen (Belgium)GVN-voedselrapporteur: "Strijd tegen honger is mislukt” (10-03-2014)
Read Italia Oggi (Italy)La corsa alla terra si è fermata (10-03-2014)
Read Prensa Latina (Intl)UN Expert Demands Food Systems Redesign (10-03-2014)
Read Yucatan (Mexico)La ONU reclama una reforma: Habrá hambre si continúa el actual plan alimentario  (10-03-2014)
Read MO(Belgium)Olivier De Schutter: Voedseldemocratie kan de wereld redden (10-03-2014)
Read Guardian (Intl)G8 New Alliance condemned as new wave of colonialism in Africa (21-02-2014)
Read The Herald Scotland (UK)The food bank with no food (22-01-2014)
Read Guardian (Intl)GM crops: European scientists descend on Africa to promote biotech (24-02-2014)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)Agriculture familiale : mettre les doigts dans l'engrenage (22-01-2014)
Read Die Zeit (Germany) — "Erst die Halfte des Weges" (02-01-2013)
Read The Star (Malaysia)UN praises Malaysia for making strides in reducing poverty (20-12-2013)
Read Mongabay (Malaysia)UN raps Malaysia on palm oil abuses, risks (20-12-2013)
Read IPS (Intl)As Malaysia rises to ‘high-income status’, it must focus on the most vulnerable, says UN expert (20-12-2013)
Read The Malaysia Chronicle (Malaysia)Violence against domestic workers: Govts JUST AS GUILTY as the bosses (16-12-2013)
Read The Malaysian Insier (Malaysia)Malaysia should move from cash handout to rights-based programmes, says rights council (19-12-2013)
Read Bernama (Malaysia)UN Envoy Commends Malaysia's Minimum Wage Adoption (18-12-2013)
Read Foreign Policy Blog (Intl)How big agriculture is carving up Africa for industrial farmland. (16-12-2013)
Read Freedom Fight Net (Intl)Political Will Crucial for Eradicating Hunger (16-12-2013)
Read The Hindu Business Line (India)"UN supports India’s call for change in WTO rules for securing right to food" (03-12-2013)
Read Live Mint (India)"India’s fiction of victory at Bali" (07-12-2013)
Read The Global Post (Intl)"US opposition to ambitious Indian program a 'direct attack on the right to food" (03-12-2013)
Read Just a Platform (Intl)"India Stands Up to World Trade Organisation Over Food Security" (03-12-2013)
Read La Jornada (Mexico)"" Insuficientes, impuestos a refrescos y comida chatarra":Oliver de Shutter " (19-11-2013)
Read The Guardian (Intl)"Latin America leading the way on promoting food as a human right" (25-10-2013)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Le droit à l'alimentation, une jurisprudence en progrès" (25-10-2013)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"UN rapporteur pushes for legally binding right to food" (25-10-2013)
Read Oxfam Blog - From Poverty to Power (Intl)"Impressive progress in guaranteeing the right to food in poor countries (Olivier de Schutter’s final big report to the UNGA)" (25-10-2013)
Read Die Ziet (Belgium)""Die Menschen essen das Falsche"" (25-10-2013)
Read Devex (Belgium)"Keeping the momentum on the Right to Food" (25-10-2013)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Un lien très clair entre politiques de l’Europe et accaparement des terres" (15-10-2013)
Read Independent European Daily Express (Intl)"Walking an Economic Tightrope with No Safety Net" (16-10-2013)
Read Le Monde (France)"Biocarburants et sécurité alimentaire, le lien en débat" (10-10-2013)
Read Huffington Post (Intl)"Wake Up and Smell the Soil! Groundbreaking UN Report on the Paradigm Shift Needed to Feed the Future" (26-09-2013)
Read Huffington Post (Intl)"Wake Up and Smell the Soil! Groundbreaking UN Report on the Paradigm Shift Needed to Feed the Future" (26-09-2013)
Read Reuters Alert Net (Intl)"Women and girls are key to ensuring food security – report" (26-07-2013)
Read Manila Times (Philippines)"Closing gender gaps can ease hunger –report" (26-07-2013)
Read Business Recorder (Pakistan)"Asia must knock down gender barriers to secure food future: Study" (26-07-2013)
Read UPI (Intl)"UN calls on Malawi to release food plan for its poor" (22-07-2013)
Read All Africa (Intl)"Malawi must reassess its agricultural policies to break cycle of poverty – UN expert " (04-07-2013)
Read New Kerala (India)"UN urges Malawi to reassess agricultural policies" (22-07-2013)
Read IPS (Intl)"Biofuels Get a Dubious Boost" (10-07-2013)
Read The Economic Times (India)"India's food law can inspire many countries: UN official" (04-07-2013)
Read The Hindu Business Line (India)"UN official lauds Food Bill, but stresses need for monitoring" (04-07-2013)
Read The Times of India (India)"UN welcomes food security ordinance" (04-07-2013)
Read Zee News (India)"UN welcomes India's food security ordinance" (04-07-2013)
Read New York Times (Intl)"The True Deservers of a Food Prize" (26-06-2013)
Read Bretton Woods Project (Intl)"World Bank-led Burundi coffee privatisation challenged on human rights grounds" (26-06-2013)
Read The Guardian (Intl)"EU votes on crucial cap on biofuels made from food crops" (20-06-2013)
Read Devex (Intl)"Will EU scrap biofuels incentives for food security?" (20-06-2013)
Read Agra Europe (Intl)"Limit EU use of conventional biofuels - Parliament committee" (20-06-2013)
Read EU News (Italy)"Biocarburanti, Bruxelles studia misure per ridurre l’impatto sulle coltivazioni alimentari" (20-06-2013)
Read Raffeisen (Germany)"Biokraftstoffe: Energiepolitiker im Europaparlament gegen iLUC-Faktoren" (20-06-2013)
Read Domestic Fuel (Intl)"EU Votes In Favor of Biofuels" (20-06-2013)
Read (Italy)"Biocarburante e alimentazione: Toia chiede a Italia di rivedere posizione" (20-06-2013)
Read Italia Oggi (Italy)"Biocarburanti: UE ridurra' cibo disponibile" (20-06-2013)
Read Le Soleil (Senegal)"Selon un responsable de l’ONU : 36 millions d’Ouest-africains en insécurité alimentaire" (20-06-2013)
Read Le Quotidien (Senegal)"Droit à l’alimentation - L’obligation de reddition des comptes comme préalable à la lutte contre la faim" (20-06-2013)
Read La Gazette (Senegal) — "Souveraineté alimentaire en afrique de l'ouest - encore loin du compte" (20-06-2013)
Read Afrique Jet (Intl)"Lancement à Dakar d'une campagne de mise en œuvre du droit à l’alimentation en Afrique de l’Ouest" (20-06-2013)
Read RTS (Senegal)"Les Etats ouest-africains invités à investir dans les exploitations familiales " (20-06-2013)
Read Nexus (France) — "Agriculture biologique: Trois questions à Olivier De Schutter (Nexus)" (16-05-2013)
Read Guardian (Intl)"Poor countries endanger development by spending less than promised" (16-05-2013)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"Lamy urges EU to forge closer trade ties with Africa" (23-05-2013)
Read Philippine Star (Philippines)"UN: 40% of global assets belong to 1% of population" (23-05-2013)
Read CAIRN Info (Intl)"L’agriculture industrielle a des coûts cachés pour la collectivité " (10-05-2013)
Read IRIN News (Intl)"A unified approach to climate change and hunger" (24-04-2013)
Read Radio France Internationale (Intl)"Burundi: les conséquences de la privatisation de la filière café" (25-04-2013)
Read IWACU Les Voix du Burundi (Burundi)"Deux experts auprès des Nations Unies recommandent la suspension du programme de privatisation de la filière café" (19-04-2013)
Read Afriquinfos (Intl)"Burundi : Deux experts appellent à suspendre la privatisation de la filière café" (19-04-2013)
Read UN News Centre (Intl)"Burundi: UN experts warn of negative consequences of coffee privatization" (18-04-2013)
Read Africa Digital (Intl)"Relatores da ONU alertam para privatização do setor do café no Burundi" (20-04-2013)
Read Misna (Italy)"Il caffè ai privati, Onu denuncia impoverimento popolazione" (24-04-2013)
Read Africa Generation News (Intl)"Burundi: L’écolo De Schutter et la privatisation du café" (25-04-2013)
Read The Guardian (Intl)"Are women the secret weapon in the battle for food security?" (05-03-2013)
Read Le Monde (Intl)"L'Inde nie les droits des agricultrices à posséder leurs terres" (04-03-2013)
Read Le Soir (Belgium)"Instruire les femmes pour lutter contre la faim" (04-03-2013)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"UN report: Women's education key to food security" (04-03-2013)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Les femmes pour lutter contre la faim" (04-03-2013)
Read La Libération (France)"Plus les femmes sont instruites, moins leurs enfants ont faim, selon l’ONU" (04-03-2013)
Read Toronto Star (Canada)"UN food envoy Olivier De Schutter says Canada starves many of its citizens: Porter" (04-03-2013)
Read Global News (Canada)"Conservatives, UN food envoy embroiled in fresh war of words over poverty report" (04-03-2013)
Read The Huffington Post (Intl)"The Real Story of Canada's Attitude Toward Food Security" (04-03-2013)
Read Voice of America (Intl)"UNHRC: Empowering Women Would Alleviate Hunger" (04-03-2013)
Read Oxfam blog(Intl)"Ending women's inequality is key to tackling hunger. Who cares?" (04-03-2013)
Read CTV (Canada)"UN food envoy slaps Ottawa on scrapping census" (04-03-2013)
Read The Guardian (Intl)"Food poverty 'puts UK's international human rights obligations in danger" (18-02-2013)
Read The Independent (UK)"UN official alarmed by rise of food banks in UK" (17-02-2013)
Read The Huffington Post (Intl)"Food Poverty: UN Special Rapporteur Finds Austerity, Food Banks And Working Poor In UK 'Extremely Worrying'" (18-02-2013)
Read CAIRN info (Intl) — L'agriculture industrielle a des coûts cachés pour la collectivité"(01-02-2013)
Read EuroXpress (Intl)"La ONU pide que la PAC tenga en cuenta a los agricultores de países pobres" (17-01-2013)
Read El Pais (Spain)"La ONU insta al Parlamento Europeo a revisar la reforma de la PAC " (18-01-2013)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"UN official: The EU should consider the global impact of its farm policy" (18-01-2013)
Read Dow Jones (Intl)"EU Farm Subsidies Scheme Must Allow for Development Concerns - UN Food Analyst " (18-01-2013)
Read Terre et Humanisme (France) — L'agroécologie présentée devant l'ONU" (20-01-2013)
Read Alternatives Economiques (Intl)"Sécurité alimentaire : produire et protéger" (01-01-2013)
Read Trouw (Netherlands) — "De kunst om door mooie praatjes heen te prikken" (20-12-2012)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"EU, other donors urged to back social fund for poor nations" (12-12-2012)
Read InterDependent(Intl) "UN Rights Rapporteur: End Biofuel Mandates for Greater Food Security" (04-12-2012)
Read Guardian (Intl)"Does agroecology have a part to play in a new Green Revolution?" (29-11-2012)
Read Euractiv (Intl)"Creating a more sustainable biofuel policy" (28-11-2012)
Read Tufts Daily (US)"UN rapporteur discusses food policy, world hunger" (28-10-2012)
Read Triple Crisis Blog (Intl)"Biofuels and the Right to Food: Time for the US to get its head out of the sand" (27-11-2012)
Read Reuters (Intl)"U.N. urges foreign fishing fleets to halt "ocean grabbing" (31-10-2012)
Read AFP (Intl)"Ocean-grabbing 'threatens world's fisheries': UN" (31-10-2012)
Read EFE (Intl)"La ONU alerta de la creciente presión de las grandes industrias pesqueras" (31-10-2012)
Read Guardian (Intl)"Developing nations' fishing grounds should be protected, UN says" (31-10-2012)
Read Le Monde (France)"Devant l'ONU, la pêche industrielle mise en accusation" (31-10-2012)
Read Le Figaro (France)"Combattre la surexploitation des océans" (31-10-2012)
Read Corriere della Sera (Italy)"Dopo la depredazione di terre, anche quella degli oceani" (31-10-2012)
Read Voz De America (Intl)"ONU critica pesca industrial agresiva" (31-10-2012)
Read El Universal (Venezuela)"ONU alerta sobre presión de industria pesquera" (31-10-2012)
Read All Gov(US)"Rampant “Ocean Grabbing” by Major Powers Threatens Food Security for Developing Nations, Says UN Report" (31-10-2012)
Read Eco Agencia (Brazil)"‘Grilagem de oceanos’ é ameaça tão séria quanto a grilagem de terra, diz relator da ONU" (31-10-2012)
Read Fis (Intl)"UN expert advises govts to promote local, small-scale fisheries" (31-10-2012)
Read Gabon Review (Gabon)"L’accaparement des mers, un danger pour l’Afrique" (31-10-2012)
Read BBC (Intl)"EU acts against harm from biofuel crops" (17-10-2012)
Read AFP (Intl)"EU cuts use of food-based biofuels" (17-10-2012)
Read Le Monde (Intl)"L'Europe amorce un timide tournant sur les biocarburants" (18-10-2012)
Read Reuters (Intl)"Governments tackle food price swings, disagree on stocks" (17-10-2012)
Read Reuters Alert Net (Intl)"Food reserves must be used to curb volatility in price and supply – top UN food expert" (17-10-2012)
Read Italia Oggi (Italy) — "Polizze contro i pichi di prezzo delle commodity agricole" (25-10-2012)
Read Le Vif (Belgium)"Alimentation: les chiffres qui font peur" (17-10-2012)
Read Humanité Dimanche (France) — "Gaspillage Alimentaire" (15-10-2012)
Read The Economic Times (India)"Governments not doing enough to prevent hunger: UN envoy" (15-10-2012)
Read Le Monde (France)"Journée mondiale de l'alimentation : 870 millions d'affamés, 1,5 milliard de mal nourris" (15-10-2012)
Read Bloomberg (Intl)"UN Advisers Say Global Social Fund Would Protect World’s Poor" (09-10-2012)
Read Le Monde (France)"Les Nations unies veulent mieux articuler lutte contre la faim et protection sociale" (26-10-2012)
Read The Guardian(Intl)"UN calls for $20bn to fund social safety nets in world's poorest countries" (09-10-2012)
Read MediaTerre (Intl)"rès de 80% des pauvres de la planète n'ont aucune protection sociale" (15-10-2012)
Read Die Welt (Germany)"Ein Rettungsschirm für die Ärmsten der Welt" (09-10-2012)
Read The Wall Street Journal (US)"Calls for Cooperation Ahead of Food Talks" (14-10-2012)
Read AgroDigital (Intl)"Propuesta la creación de un fondo global de Protección Social" (26-10-2012)
Read This Day (Nigeria)"Experts Canvass New Fund to Help Tackle Poverty" (13-10-2012)
Read Dow Jones (Intl) — "Global Fund Needed To Shield Poor From Catastrophes, Food Prices - UN" (09-10-2012)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Une "sécu" pour tous et partout" (10-10-2012)
Read Le Monde (France)"Sécurité alimentaire : une bataille mondiale" (15-10-2012)
Read The Guardian(Intl)"Human rights are the best weapon to combat hunger, report says" (26-10-2012)
Read Wall Street Journal (Intl)"France's Food Price Plan Questioned" (19-09-2012)
Read Le Monde (France)"La spéculation coupable de la flambée des prix des aliments" (13-09-2012)
Read La Croix (France) — "Nous n'avons pas fait assez confiance aux paysans" (20-08-2012)
Read Le Matin Dimanche (Switzerland) — "Contre les crises, réinvestissons dans l'agriculture vivrière" (26-08-2012)
Read De Stern (Germany)"UN-Beauftragter fordert Auszeit für Biokraftstoffe" (22-08-2012)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Vers une nouvelle crise alimentaire?" (16-08-2012)
Read Le Soir (Belgium)"Je suis très inquiet, on n’a guère progressé" (25-07-2012)
Read AFP (Intl)"Cameroun: l'Onu appelle à une meilleure taxation pour lutter contre la faim" (25-07-2012)
Read Journal du Cameroun (Cameroon)"Droit à l’alimentation: L’ONU critique le Cameroun" (25-07-2012)
Read Cameroon Tribune (Cameroon)"UN Official Recommends National Strategy For Food Security" (25-07-2012)
Read Cameroon Web News (Cameroon)"Cameroon: UN Expert Urges Cameroon to Step Up Measures to Ensure Food Security" (25-07-2012)
Read Africa Info (Intl)"Cameroun: La sécurité alimentaire en danger" (25-07-2012)
Read Cameroun Actu (Cameroon)"Sécurité alimentaire : L’Onu met le Cameroun en garde" (25-07-2012)
Read All Africa (Intl)"Cameroon: UN Special Rapporteur Recommends Stricter Taxes For Companies Drawing on Natural Resources to Better" (25-07-2012)
Read Afrique Actualité Informations (Intl)"Cameroon: UN expert tasks Cameroon on food security" (25-07-2012)
Read (Belgium)"Cameroun, Émeutes de la faim de 2008: Le rapporteur spécial de l’Onu répond à la diaspora" (25-07-2012)
Read Mutations (Cameroon)"Carburants : L’Onu contre l’augmentation des prix" (25-07-2012)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"Les droits humains face à l’austérité" (13-07-2012)
Read Infosud (Intl)"Olivier De Schutter : Droit à l’alimentation : «Redonner aux pays pauvres, la capacité de se nourrir eux-mêmes »" (16-07-2012)
Read KUNA news agency (Intl)"Developing countries bear brunt of global economic crisis" (12-07-2012)
Read ITV (UK)"Rio+20: Why is the cost of food rising?" (22-06-2012)
Read WorldWatch Institute (Intl)"Africa: De Schutter Highlights the Importance of a Rights-Based Approach to Food Security" (15-06-2012)
Read Arbitrage Magazine (Canada)"High Food Prices, Hunger and Poverty Up in the North " (23-06-2012)
Read The Age (Australia)"Hungry for change" (19-06-2012)
Read BBC (Intl)"Who, What, Why: Why does a cabbage cost $28 in Canada?" (14-06-2012)
Read Guardian (Intl)"Rio+20 a chance to engage smallholder farms in sustainable agriculture" (13-06-2012)
Read Grain de Sel (France)"Réorienter les investisseurs sur l’amont ou l’aval des filières" (18-06-2012)
Read Good Planet (Intl)"Rio+20 : la faim est un problème politique" (06-06-2012)
Read CBC (Canada)"Tories urged to apologize for attacks on UN expert" (31-05-2012)
Read CTV (Canada)"Ottawa undermining UN by attacking envoys, group says" (31-05-2012)
Read Montreal Metro (Canada)"Open letter demands Ottawa apologize to UN" (31-05-2012)
Read Imagine (Belgium) — "A l’opposé du productivisme qui nous emprisonne" (25-05-2012)
Read Reuters (Intl)"U.N. warns agrofuel growth may breach human rights" (25-05-2012)
Read UPI (Intl)"U.N. worried by land use in Asia" (25-05-2012)
Read Atlas (Italy)"Land grabbing in asia, esperti onu alzano i toni" (24-05-2012)
Read AFP (Intl)"Canada, UN envoy in food fight" (16-05-2012)
Read Reuters (Intl)"U.N. criticizes Canada for letting people go hungry" (16-05-2012)
Read BBC (Intl)"Canadian anger at UN food report" (17-05-2012)
Read The Record (Canada)"Ottawa plays its own Hunger Games" (23-05-2012)
Read Niagara Falls Review (Canada)"Government’s slam of food envoy’s visit a weak argument" (25-05-2012)
Read The Lethbridge Herald (Canada)"Hunger issue can't be denied" (17-05-2012)
Read Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Canada)"UN official sparks debate over Canadian food security" (17-05-2012)
Read The Toronto Star (Canada)"UN envoy blasts poverty in Canada" (17-05-2012)
Read Star Phoenix (Canada)"Gov't response to rapporteur disappointing" (16-05-2012)
Read (Canada)"With venom directed at UN right-to-food envoy, are there no good cops left in cabinet?" (15-05-2012)
Read Globe and Mail (Canada)"Ottawa shrugs off UN warning on hunger and nutrition" (17-06-2012)
Read La Presse (Canada)"Le gouvernement Harper s'en prend à un émissaire de l'ONU" (15-05-2012)
Read The Toronto Star (Canada)"Food for thought: Why David Olive is ashamed to be a Canadian today" (17-05-2012)
Read CTV (Canada)"Feds dismiss UN envoy's findings on hunger, poor diets" (16-05-2012)
Read Victoria Times Colonist (Canada)"Iain Hunter column: He's right - we should be ashamed" (17-05-2012)
Read Montreal Metro (Canada)"Trois millions de Canadiens pauvres sont sous alimentés selon l’ONU" (17-05-2012)
Read CBC Strombo Show (Canada)"UPDATE: UN Right To Food Envoy Wraps Up His Mission In Canada" (17-05-2012)
Read Hill Times (Canada)"UN investigation underlines need for national food policy" (15-05-2012)
Read Le Devoir (Canada)"Sécurité alimentaire : Ottawa ne digère pas les critiques de l'ONU" (15-05-2012)
Read AFP (Intl)Right to food should be enshrined in constitution: UN expert (05-04-2012)
Read Xinhua/Radio Chine Internationale (China)L'Afrique doit mettre en place des véritables politiques du droit alimentaire (05-04-2012)
Read EurActiv (Intl)UN expert says EU farm policies ‘impossible to satisfy’ (26-03-2012)
Read Spore(France)L’alimentation, un droit (26-03-2012)
Read AGI(Italy)UN's De Schutter to Confagricoltura, favor local growing (03-04-2012)
Read Capacity (France)Opinion: L’agriculture sous contrat, option viable (26-03-2012)
Read The Independent (UK)The real hunger games: How banks gamble on food prices – and the poor lose out (01-04-2012)
Read IPS (Intl)U.N. Chastises Mexico's Support for Agribusiness (09-03-2012)
Read Guardian (UK)The global food system is creating a public health disaster (09-03-2012)
Read Le Monde (France) — Le réquisitoire des Nations Unis contre la malbouffe (06-03-2012)
Read Russia Today (Russia)Burger burden: UN proposes junk food tax (11-03-2012)
Read Uniradio (Mexico)Llama ONU a respetar los derechos de los usuarios de la tierra (09-03-2012)
Read Die Welt (Germany)UN fordern Sondersteuer auf Cola und Chips (06-03-2012)
Read Vanguardia (Mexico)Se duplicó consumo de refresco con TLC; ONU advierte riesgos en salud de niños (06-03-2012)
Read Latin American Herald Tribune (Intl)UN Official Blames Free Trade for Obesity Epidemic in Mexico (06-03-2012)
Read El Pais (Spain)Sobrepeso y obesidad crean ya tantos problemas como el hambre (06-03-2012)
Read Ansa (Italy)Onu: tassare junk food per combattere malnutrizione (06-03-2012)
Read La Liberation (France)L’obésité déclarée fléau mondial par l’ONU (06-03-2012)
Read Le Soir (Belgium)L’ONU veut taxer la malbouffe and Le rapport d’Olivier De Schutter sur la malbouffe est courageux (06-03-2012)
Read RTT (Intl)UN Expert Warns Of Global Public Health Disaster Caused By Unhealthy Foods (06-03-2012)
Read El Clarin (Argentina)La obesidad ya es tan grave como el hambre (06-03-2012)
Read Die Presse (Germany)UN-Bericht: Cola & Co. sollen teurer werden (06-03-2012)
Read De Morgen (Belgium)Belgische VN-expert roept op tot junkfoodbelasting (06-03-2012)
Read Il Fatto Alimentare (Italy)Diete disastrose: il nuovo rapporto del relatore speciale ONU per il diritto al cibo, Olivier de Schutter, riaccende il dibattito (06-03-2012)
Read El Espectador (Colombia)ONU propone crear impuestos a productos poco saludables (06-03-2012)
Read Il Quotidiano (Italy)L’Onu : « Supertasse per il junk food » (06-03-2012)
Read RTBF (Belgium)Planète : lutte contre l'obésité (06-03-2012)
Read Bikya Masr (Egypt)UN expert calls for junk food tax (06-03-2012)
Read Agra Europe (Intl)Farm subsidies part of 'dysfunctional' food system, says UN expert (06-03-2012)
Read Prothom Alo (Bangladesh)Coal mine (24-02-2012)
Read New Age (Bangladesh)Move worries global experts (28-02-2012)
Read UPI (Intl)Bangladeshi coal mine concerns U.N. panel (28-02-2012)
Read Reuters (Intl)UN Calls for Urgent Food Assistance to Sahel Region (30-01-2012)
Read Tripoli Post (Intl)Famine is predictable result of broken food system – UN expert (30-01-2012)
Read Pravda (Russia)Sahel: Act now before we have a catastrophe (25-01-2012)
Read Radio Formula (Mexico)"La globalización debe servir a los derechos humanos": experto ONU (26-01-2012)
Read El Publico (Spain)«Ocho países del Sahel, en riesgo de crisis humanitaria» (25-01-2012)
Read El Periodico (Spain)«No debemos esperar a que mueran de hambre» (28-01-2012)
Read Afrique en Ligne (Mexico)Sahel: Act now before we have a catastrophe (25-01-2012)
Read EFE (Intl)Ocho países del Sahel en riesgo de una crisis humanitaria, según la ONU (24-01-2012)
Read The Hook (Canada)UN Right to Food Rapporteur plans spring mission to Canada (13-01-2012)
Read El Publico (Spain)La venta de tierras y la especulación disparan el hambre en África (03-01-2012)
Read IUF (Intl - trade union)Trading away the right to food at the WTO (23-12-2012)
Read IRIN News (Intl)FOOD: WTO "must address" food security (23-12-2011)
Read Third World Network (Intl)Lamy, UN rights expert in row over food security (22-12-2011)
Read Foreign Policy In Focus (Intl)Food security and the WTO (21-12-2011)
Read OWINFS (Intl)Statement of Our World Is Not for Sale (OWINFS) on the de Schutter-WTO Debate (17-12-2011)
Read The Washington Post (US)WTO chief, UN food expert spar over right way to help world’s starving (16-12-2011)
Read ABC (Spain)ONU pide a OMC dejar de tratar derecho a la alimentación como una mercancía (16-12-2011)
Read Swiss Info (Switzerland)Activists seek sharper development focus at WTO (16-12-2011)
Read From Poverty To Power blog (Intl)Food fight at the WTO: de Schutter v Lamy on whether trade leads to food security (20-12-2011)
Read The Sunday Times (South Africa)Tackling food crisis (08-12-2011)
Read The Ecologist (Intl)Food security has jumped up the agenda at Durban climate conference (08-12-2011)
Read Il Fatto Alimentare (Italy)Spreco alimentare: buttiamo un terzo del cibo prodotto nel mondo (05-12-2011)
Read Economic Times (India)US, EU seek to ban countries from imposing restrictions on food export, limit taxation on exports (21-11-2011)
Read Financial Express (Bangladesh)WTO confce may suggest withdrawal of all restrictions on food exports (18-11-2011)
Read Le Figaro (France)Le droit à l'alimentation, priorité de l'OMC (16-11-2011)
Read EFE (Intl)El relator de la ONU pide a la Organización de Comercio que impulse el proteccionismo alimentario (16-11-2011)
Read La France Agricole (Fr)Lutte contre la spéculation et limitation des biocarburants, une priorité absolue (02-11-2011)
Read Les Echos (Fr)G20 : où il est question de sécurité alimentaire (02-11-2011)
Read United Press International (Intl)UN frets over use of biofuels (31-10-2011)
Read Associated Press of Pakistan (Pakistan)UN expert urges leaders to put right to food before (31-10-2011)
Read From Poverty to Power ( Blog - Intl)How can contract farming work for poor farmers(24-10-2011)
Read Le Monde (Fr)Face aux périls écologiques, les urgences d'une planète surpeuplée (20-10-2011)
Read IRIN News(Intl)Alimentation: le G20 aurait pu aller plus loin (24-06-2011, aussi disponible en anglais)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)G20 ministers agree action plan to curb food price volatility (23-06-2011)
Read RFI (France)Les pays du G20 au chevet de l’agriculture mondiale (23-06-2011)
Read The New York Times (USA)G-20 Officials Agree on Steps to Stabilize Food Prices and Improve Supplies (23-06-2011)
Read EUObserver(Intl)MEPs warn Barroso against slashing EU farm budget (23-06-2011)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)What's pushing up food prices? (22-06-2011)
Read L'Humanité (France)"Il faut impérativement programmer une transition vers une moindre dépendance" (22-06-2011)
Read L'Avvenire (Italie)Prezzi del cibo L’ora del limite a chi specula (22-06-2011)
Read Afronline (Intl)De Schutter: the G20, an opportunity to address the speculation on food prices (22-06-2011)
Read Radio Netherlands Worldwide (Intl)Down with the green revolution, long live agroecology! (22-06-2011)
Read La Tribune de Genève (Suisse)"La faim est politique" (21-06-2011)
Read Terra Eco (France) — "La faim dans le monde est avant tout une question de justice sociale" (21-06-2011)
Read La Croix (France)Olivier de Schutter : "Les hausses des prix sont en partie irrationnelles" (21-06-2011)
Read Le Devoir (Canada)Perspectives: famine politique (20-06-2011)
Read La Jornada (Mexico)"En 30 años, México importará 80% de los alimentos" (15-06-2011)
Read Noticias Sin (Dominican Republic)"Latinoamérica avanza en su lucha contra el hambre, pero persiste la desigualdad" (14-06-2011)
Read The Guardian (United Kingdom)"UN report calls for regulation to curb speculators pushing up food prices" (05-06-2011)
Read Inter Press Service (Intl)"Reimagining Food Systems in the Midst of a Hunger Crisis" (03-06-2011)
  The Guardian (United Kingdom)Food speculation explained (1-06-2011)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgium)"On vote trois fois par jour" (27-05-2011)
Read Stuttgarter Nachrichten (Germany)"Die Gewalt ist der Kern des Übels" (25-05-2011)
Read GRIST (Intl)Factory farms the only way to ‘feed the world’? Not so, argues Science paper (11-05-2011)
Read Foreign Policy (USA)"Can the World Feed 10 Billion People?" (04-05-2011)
Read China Dialogue (China)Can eco-farming help fight hunger?" (03-05-2011)
Read In Depth News (Intl)Governments Urged To Take the Right to Food Seriously (02-05-2011)
Read Le Soir (Belgique)Olivier De Schutter, le Belge qui se bat contre la faim (30-04-2011)
Read Corriere della Sera (Italie)l'Avanzata dell' «Arraffa-terra» una nuova Minaccia per l' Africa (28-04-2011)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Barclays faces protests over role in global food crisis (25-04-2011)
Read The Citizen (Tanzanie)Sub-Saharan Africa should invest adequately in farming to feed self (14-04-2011)
Read Jornal de Negocios (Portugal)Comida para todos (11-04-2011)
Read Le Monde (France) — Dans les pays pauvres, des pertes aux causes bien spécifiques (07-04-2011)
Read Público (Espagne)"Hay comida suficiente para terminar con la hambruna" (04-03-2011)
Read SciDev.Net (Intl)Agroecology a 'spectacular' success, says UN expert (25-03-2011)
Read Alternet (Intl)What Would the World Look Like If We Relied on Industrial Agriculture to Feed Everyone? (24-03-2011)
Read El Pais (Espagne)"El hambre es un problema político" (17-03-2011)
Read Rede Brasil Actual (Brésil)Agroecologia pode dobrar produção de alimentos em 10 anos (13-03-2011)
  RTBF Radio (Belgique)Terres africaines: la grande braderie (12-03-2011)
Read Le Monde (France)Pour nourrir la planète, l'agroécologie doit remodeler l'agriculture (09-03-2011)
Read De Tijd (Belgique) — "We moeten de landbouw opnieuw uitvinden" (09-03-2011)
Read The New York Times (USA)Sustainable Farming Can Feed the World? (08-03-2011)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Eco-farming could double food output of poor countries, says UN (08-03-2011)
Read The Ecologist (Royaume-Uni)Agroecological farming can double food production in Africa over next 10 years (08-03-2011)
Read L'Echo (Belgique)L'agriculture doit aussi faire sa révolution (08-03-2011)
Read The Wall Street Journal (USA)Farmers Must Be Weaned Off Using Oil, Says U.N. Expert (08-03-2011)
Read The South Africa Times (Afrique du Sud)Green growing can mean more food (08-03-2011)
Read Scientific American (USA)Eco-farming can double food output by poor (08-03-2011)
Read America Economia (Amérique latine)Agroecología podría fortalecer la producción alimentaria, según la ONU (08-03-2011)
Read L'Echo (Belgique)Olivier De Schutter plaide pour limiter la spéculation (24-02-2011)
Read NRC Handelsblad (Pays-Bas) — Voedselhandel is verworden tot casinospel (23-02-2011)
  TV5 Monde (Intl)Internationales: pic historique des prix alimentaires (20-02-2011)
Read De Standaard (Belgique) — 'Landbouw is wat anders dan T-shirts maken' (20-02-2011)
  BBC World (Intl)HARDtalk: Are speculators responsible for high food prices? (14-02-2011)
  Al Jazeera (Intl)Fearing a food crisis (10-02-2011)
  RTBF Radio (Belgique)De nouvelles émeutes de la faim en 2011? (06-02-2011)
Read Le Monde (France)Panurge et son troupeau (05-02-2011)
  World Radio Switzerland (Intl)Political unrest and rising food prices (01-02-2011)
Read EOS Magazine (Belgique) — Agroécologie: la véritable révolution verte (02-2011)
Read The Standard (Kenya)Small-scale farming answer to food insecurity (01-02-2011)
Read Inter Press Service (Intl)Rampant Speculation Inflated Food Price Bubble (28-01-2011)
  BBC News (United Kingdom)UN Food Rapporteur calls for boost to small farms (24-01-2011)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Global food system must be transformed 'on industrial revolution scale' (24-01-2011)
Read Tehelka (Inde)Food price speculation will deepen hunger (24-01-2011)
Read The Observer (Royaume-Uni)Food speculation: 'People die from hunger while banks make a killing on food' (23-01-2011)
Read Le Temps (Suisse)«Le G20 doit réglementer la spéculation sur les denrées alimentaires» (22-01-2011)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)How can we feed the world and still save the planet? (21-01-2011)
Read IPS (Intl)Food Worries Rise in China (19-01-2011)
Read Libération (France)La bombe à retardement alimentaire (18-01-2011)
Read Der Standard (Autriche)Kampf gegen Spekulation mit dem Hunger (18-01-2011)
Read The Observer (Royaume-Uni)Banks blamed for pushing up prices of food (15-01-2011)
Read The Malay Mail (Malaisie)Rising concern over soaring food prices in Asia (14-01-2011)
Read Le Monde (France)L'inquiétante volatilité des prix des matières premières agricoles (11-01-2011)
Read Univision (USA)La ONU advierte del riesgo de una nueva crisis alimentaria (11-01-2011)
Read RFI (Intl)Flambée des produits agricoles, vers une nouvelle crise alimentaire ? (11-01-2011)
  RTVE (Espagne)Las protestas en Túnez y Argelia reabren los fantasmas de la crisis alimentaria de 2008 (11-01-2011)
Read Les Echos (France)La crise alimentaire est devant nous (11-01-2011)
  Asia Times (Intl)Feeding China in 2030 (07-01-2011)
Read L'Humanité (France)« La Chine est un modèle d’autosuffisance, mais... » (05-01-2011)
Read L'Echo (Belgique)La Chine est autosuffisante, le restera-t-elle ? (24-12-2010)
Read The Wall Street Journal (USA)Old Problems Resurface With China’s Rising Food Prices (23-12-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)China's ability to feed its people questioned by UN expert (23-12-2010)
Read Le Point (France)L'envolée des prix menace un peu plus l'accès à la nourriture en Chine (23-12-2010)
Read Time Magazine (USA)China's Food Safety Activists Worry U.N. (23-12-2010)
Read The New York Times (USA)African Farmers Displaced as Investors Move In (21-12-2010)
Read Food Navigator (Intl)Competition laws need over-haul to protect producers, UN rapporteur (09-12-2010)
Read Inter Press Service (Intl)Revitalising Agriculture Starts in a Small Field (08-12-2010, également en espagnol)
Read Le Monde (France)Contre la fausse révolution verte (06-12-2010)
Read Sud-Ouest (France)L'insolente santé des banques (05-12-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)How can Africa grow more food? (03-12-2010)
Read The Gasden Times (USA)Global food prices reach record highs (03-12-2010)
Read La Vie (France) — Les famines à venir ? (02-12-2010)
  Sincelejo Herald (Colombie)Relator especial llama a elaborar Plan Marshall para la agricultura (30-11-2010)
Read France 24 (Intl)UN food expert urges "Green Marshall Plan" from Cancun (29-11-2010)
Read Le Matin (Suisse)Alimentation: le rapporteur de l'ONU appelle Cancun à un plan Marshall vert (29-11-2010)
Read O Globo (Brésil)Sem mudanças, emissões de gás carbono podem subir 40% (29-11-2010)
Read Business Insight (Philippines)Experts warn of risks in unbridled foreigners’ access to farmlands (29-11-2010)
  Daily Monitor (Ouganda)Rental markets good for land owner’s protection (16-11-2010)
Read United Press International (Intl)Large land deals a threat to farmers (12-11-2010)
Read Mail&Guardian (Zambie)Soaring prices feed social unrest (01-11-2010)
Read Swiss Info (Suisse)UN expert urges action over rising food prices (01-11-2010)
Read The Sydney Morning Herald (Australie)When the food runs out (30-10-2010)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgique)Retour à la terre (29-10-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Global food crisis forecast as prices reach record highs (25-10-2010)
Read La Croix (France)Le grignotage des terres agricoles a des conséquences dramatiques (25-10-2010)
Read Money Observer (Royaume-Uni)Investors square up for a food fight (25-10-2010)
Read The Ecologist (Royaume-Uni)'Stop robbing land from the poorest' urges UN food expert (25-10-2010)
Read People's Daily (Chine)Farmland of millions of farmers endangered (22-10-2010)
Read Hoy (Ecuador)Productiva y sustentable (22-10-2010)
Read Le Monde (France)Chaque année, la planète perd l'équivalent de l'Italie en surfaces cultivées (21-10-2010)
Read El Confidencial (Spain)Relator denuncia que millones de hectáreas cultivables se pierden cada año (21-10-2010)
Read Reuters (Intl)Farmers hurt as pressure on arable land grows (21-10-2010)
Read IUF(Intl)UN Special Rapporteur Calls for Measures to Limit Food Commodities Speculation (18-10-2010)
Read Tehran Times (Iran)World hunger crisis may worsen (18-10-2010)
Read The Age (Australie)UN says global farm methods 'recipe for disaster' (17-10-2010)
  Scotland on Sunday (Royaume-Uni)Fertile Crescent turning to dust as drought takes hold (17-10-2010)
Read Al Jazeera (Intl)Solving Africa's Hunger (17-10-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)It's time to tackle climate change and agricultural development in tandem (Op-Ed by the UN Special Rapporteur, 16-10-2010)
  La Tribune de Genève (Suisse)Faim dans le monde: un expert de l'ONU appelle à changer de modèle agricole (16-10-2010)
Read La Nación (Chili)Mil millones de personas sufren de hambre (16-10-2010)
Read The Gazette (Canada)UN expert calls for farming changes (16-10-2010)
Read La Libre Belgique (Belgique)Journée mondiale de l'alimentation : « La pression monte » (16-10-2010)
Read The Jakarta Post (Indonésie)Govt asked to side with small food producers (16-10-2010)
Read La Presse (Canada)La spéculation au cœur de la crise alimentaire (16-10-2010)
  Free Speech Radio News (USA)Global summit on hunger takes up land ownership, food pricing (13-10-2010)
Read The New York Times (USA)Searching for Crumbs in Syria’s Breadbasket (13-10-2010)
Read L'Humanité (France)Alimentation : l’ONU dénonce la spéculation (12-10-2010)
Read This is Africa (Intl)Speculators under the spotlight (12-10-2010)
Read El Mundo (Espagne)La ONU debate sobre la especulación de los precios de los alimentos (11-10-2010)
Read AllAfrica (Intl)Casser le cycle de la faim, objectif du Comité de la sécurité alimentaire (11-10-2010)
Read The Times of India (Inde)Speculation and the economics of hunger (08-10-2010)
  El Nacional (Venezuela)EEUU: el dilema de comprar tierras agrícolas (07-10-2010)
Read Folha de Sao Paulo (Brazil)Alta do trigo ameaça causar crise alimentar, diz especialista (05-10-2010)
Read BBC News (Royaume-Uni)US investors plough cash into farmland (05-10-2010)
Read Le Soir (Belgique)L'équitable, une solution partielle (29-09-2010)
Read Libération (France)La Syrie menacée par la famine (27-09-2010)
Read Jeune Afrique (Intl.)Accaparements de terres : « Je dénonce l'iniquité des règles » (26-09-2010)
Read De Morgen (Belgique) — Nieuwe voedselcrisis in de maak (25-09-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Will the meeting in Rome result in action against food speculation? (24-09-2010)
Read In Depth News (Intl.)UN Pleads for Curbing Speculation in Food Commodities (24-09-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)UN warned of major new food crisis at emergency meeting in Rome (24-09-2010)
Read Al Jazeera (Intl)UN holds emergency food talks (24-09-2010)
Read Le Temps (Suisse) — L’esprit de charité nuit gravement aux objectifs de développement (Tribune du Rapporteur spécial, 22-09-2010)
Read El Nuevo Herald (USA)La pobreza y los Objetivos del Milenio (22-09-2010)
Read Radio Netherlands Worldwide (Pays-Bas)UN food advisor warns of 'casino economy' (22-09-2010)
Read The Guardian (Royaume-Uni)Millennium development goals need more emphasis on human rights (Op-ed by the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, 21-09-2010)
Read De Standaard (Belgique) — 'Speculatie doet honger lijden' (21-09-2010)
Read BBC News (Royaume-Uni)Uneven progress of UN Millennium Development Goals (20-09-2010)
Read L'Humanité (France)Objectifs du Millénaire : « Il faut passer d’une perspective de charité à celle de justice sociale » (19-09-2010)
Read La Vanguardia (Espagne)Los Gobiernos revisarán los Objetivos del Milenio en plena crisis económica mundial (19-09-2010)
Read Der Spiegel (Germany)Die immergrüne Revolution (18-09-2010)
Read La Naciòn (Chili)El hambre del mundo está retrocediendo (18-09-2010)
Read Le Journal du Dimanche (France)Afrique : le spectre des émeutes de la faim (12-10-2010)
Read IRIN NEWS (Intl)Syria: Drought pushing millions into poverty (09-09-2010)
Read Libération (France)« L’Afrique noire a multiplié sa facture alimentaire par six » (03-09-2010)
Read Le Vif/L'Express (Belgique) — La faim est une question politique, pas agricole (03-09-2010)
Read Imagine - Demain Le Monde (Belgique) — Le climat change, changeons l'agriculture (09/10-2010)
Read La Tribune de Genève (Suisse) — L'Afrique, une terre à louer (12-08-2010)
Read La Croix (France)« Le monde n’a pas tiré les leçons des émeutes de la faim de 2008 » (30-07-2010)
Read The Wall Street Journal (USA)World Bank land grab report under fire (29-07-2010)
Read The Ecologist (Royaume-Uni) — Agroecological farming methods being ignored, says UN expert (28-06-2010)
Read Inter Press Service (Intl.) — Produce More Food, Naturally (25-06-2010)
Read Jeune Afrique (Intl.) — APE : des accords porteurs de menaces (20-06-2010)
Read Der Standard (Belgique)"Keine Win-win-Situation" (18-06-2010)
Read Le Nouvel Économiste (France) — Partout la pression commerciale sur les terres arables augmente (10-06-2010)
Read L'Écho (Belgique) — La crise alimentaire va se répéter (07-06-2010)
Read Público (Espagne) — La especulación agrícola extiende las hambrunas (22-05-2010)
Read Prensa Libre — El Gobierno no reaccionó rápido (06-03-2010)
Read Die Zeit — Der Anwalt der Hungernden (04-03-2010)
Read LEISA Magazine — Food is a universal right (03-2010)
Read Globo — « Le système alimentaire mondial est schizophrène » (03-2010)
Read Courrier de la planète — Arènes, acteurs, agenda : une gouvernance trop fragmentée (02-2010)
Read L’Écho — « Quand le Nord éternue, c’est le Sud qui tombe malade » (16-01-2010)
Read Die Zeit — Schlechte Ernte durch den Klimawandel (10-12-2009)
Read Le Soir — Combattre la faim, une responsabilité commune (16-11-2009)
Read NRC Handelsblad — De voedselcrisis kan zich zo weer herhalen (14-11-2009)
Read El País — La agricultura vuelve a estar de moda [...] (05-10-2009)
Read La Jornada — Padecen hambre crónica mil 20 millones [...] (13-09-2009)
Read La Jornada — Hambre, pobreza y retrocesos (13-09-2009)
Read Addis Fortune — A Stranger Comes to Town (23-08-2009)
Read Addis Fortune — Sharing Money Important, But Not Enough (17-08-2009)
Read Express Madagascar — Il ne faut pas hypothéquer l’avenir (17-08-2009)
Read Afronline — Food crisis has never been this intense (17-08-2009)
Read Sud Quotidien — N’attendons des Ogm aucun miracle (16-08-2009)
Read RTBF La Première — La faim n'est pas une fatalité (03-08-2009)
Read Spiegel Online