Cultivating Equality in the Food System- Danielle Nierenberg at #TEDxMan

From foodtank.com, by Sarah Small
Cultivating Equality in the Food System- Danielle Nierenberg at #TEDxMan

Danielle Nierenberg spoke about the importance of women in nourishing both people and the planet at TEDxManhattan ‘Changing the Way We Eat.’

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“Women make up 43% of global agricultural labor force” @3PHarmony

“If the world’s women farmers had same resources as men, 150 million people could be lifted out of poverty.” @slowfoodpdx

“Sustainability is not a fad or catch phrase, it is a food system that does not chew people up and spit them out” @Food_Tank

“Some of us are producers but all of us are eaters.” @courtneypure

“Stand with our farming grandmothers, mothers, and sisters” @TEDxManhattan

“Give women farmers the resources they need to nourish both people and the planet” @Food_Tank

“If we ignore women farmers, we ignore them at own our peril” @Food_Tank

“It’s absurd to me that women make up 1/2 the worlds pop. but are almost universally ignored as farmers” @Food_Tank