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A Revolution Against Climate Change

On Nov. 4th. to 7th. 2014 Venezuela will held the first world public forum on Climate Change. This forum which is organized by Venezuela is part of a process of negotiations from the United Nations and constitutes a space where the people of the world can contribute in the construction of a new climate agreement … Continue reading

Food sovereignty in the context of the Latino America integration and the Bolivarian Revolution

Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle and the General Consulate of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in New Orleans invited you to see the documentary “Growing Change” and to have a talk about food sovereignty in Venezuela as part of Latin American integration bodies, such as ALBA, CELAC, UNASUR and MERCOSUR. Come to Learn about the Food … Continue reading

Soberanía alimentaria en el contexto de la Revolución Bolivariana

El Circulo Bolivariano Alberto Lovera de Nueva York invita a la comunidad de Nueva Orleans y Jackson Missisipi a ver la película “Cultivando el Cambio” y a su vez tener una charla sobre soberanía alimentaria en Venezuela en el marco de los órganos de integración Latino Americana, tales como: ALBA, CELAC, UNASUR y MERCOSUR. conozcan … Continue reading

Climate Change and Rio+20: What’s at Stake?

The Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle of NY invites you to a talk on climate change and the Rio+20 earth summit with Bolivian Representative Rene Orellana. Thursday, May 31 at 7:00 P.M. at the SEIU1199 MLK Jr. Labor Center, 310 West 43rd Street between 8 & 9 Avenues in Midtown Manhattan Come to join us for … Continue reading

Brooklyn Food Conference May 12, 2012

Below the link to the conference

May 10/6-8 PM Film on Venezuela’s Food Revolution!‏

Join the Wagner Food Policy Alliance + the Food EDU community, and the Bolivarian Circle Alberto Lovera for a special screening of Growing Change, community-‐led revolution for a just food system in Venezuela. Come learn how Venezuela is building a new food system from the ground up through powerful and inspiring footage and commentary straight from … Continue reading

Monday/4/23/2012Food Movements Unite! Book Panel Discussion

Food Movements Unite! Book Panel Discussion Come to the NYC launching of Food Movements Unite!, with remarks by the book’s editor Eric Holt Giménez of Food First and dynamic discussion and debate on how to grow and strengthen the food movement here in NYC, with long-time food justice activists Karen Washington and Ray Figueroa, leaders … Continue reading

Two Events with Fred Magdoff & William Camacaro in DC, 2/17

Join Fred Magdoff and William Camacaro for a discussion on food sovereignty and Venezuela following a screening of the film Growing Change Two Events Friday, February 17, 2012 12:00 – 2:30 PM Nyumburu Cultural Center University of Maryland – College Park Co-sponsored by Nyumburu For more information call (301) 314-8439 Friday, February 17, 2012 6:30 … Continue reading

Coming Soon! New Video about Venezuela’s Food Revolution!

So excited about this new video about Venezuela’s food revolution by Simon Cunich. NYC folks, the tentative date for the screening is November 18. Please mark your calendars!

4/28 in NYC: Film screening of “Tierras Libres” w/ peasant leaders from Venezuela, Dominican Republic & US

This April 17th marks International Day of Peasant’s Struggle, commemorating the worldwide struggles of farmers, fishers, landless workers, and indigenous peoples to defend the world’s food, land, and water from corporate takeover. Celebrate this important date with the screening of a new film on the struggle over land in Venezuela, joined by the filmmaker plus … Continue reading