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Unsustainable Livestock Production

Open letter: International development banks must stop funding industrial livestock farming

2 Jul, 2020

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Over 30 organisations including the Global Forest Coalition have signed an open letter (also copied below) to the Chief Executive Officer of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) calling on them to align their finances with the Paris Agreement by committing to a strategy that phases out the financing of industrial meat and dairy production. Considering the threat of the climate emergency, the shocking levels of forest destruction for …

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The Chaco under attack

16 Oct, 2018

A photoessay about indigenous communities in the Chaco region of Paraguay, and their existence in a landscape under threat by agribusiness and international trade policies. By Fernando Franceschelli and Ines…

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Guahory women fight for the earth

16 Oct, 2018

A World Food Sovereignty Day photo-essay about the impacts of toxic agribusiness in Paraguay and the EU-Mercosur free trade agreement By Fernando Franceschelli and Ines Franceschelli, Henoi and Global Forest…

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