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Bringing agroecology to scale: Key drivers and emblematic casesMasificación de la agroecología: Impulsores clave y casos emblemáticosAmpliação da agroecologia: Principais impulsores e casos emblemáticos
Agroecology as a transformative movement has gained momentum in many countries worldwide. In several cases, the implementation of agroecological practices has grown beyond isolated, local experiences to be employed by ...
Agroecology and La Vía Campesina II. Peasant agroecology schools and the formation of a sociohistorical and political subjectAgroecología y La Vía Campesina II. Las escuelas campesinas de agroecología y la formación de un sujeto sociohistórico y politico
Scaling up of peasant agroecology and building food sovereignty require major transformations that only a self-aware, critical, collective political subject can achieve. The global peasant movement La Vía Campesina (LVC), ...
Agroecological practices as territorial development: an analytical schema from Brazilian case studies
Agroecological practices have been widely promoted as an alternative to the hegemonic agri-food system, yet they also can help to ‘green’ the system. To strengthen a transformative agroecology, Latin American activists ...
Agroecology: Polysemy, Pluralism And Controversies
(Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 2016)
REFLECTIONS ABOUT AGRICULTURAL QUESTION IN MEXICO AND BRAZIL: A LOOK AT PEASANTRY, AGROECOLOGY AND AGRIBUSINESS
(Univ Estadual Paulista Julio Mesquita Filho, Fac Ciencias & Tecnologia, 2018-05-01)
Agroecology emphasizes the social dimension of healthy food production in diversity and quantity, giving priority to family work, which encompasses the production process, as well as the cultural dimension, rescuing, ...
Social principles of emancipatory agroecologiesPrincipios sociales de las agroecologías emancipadoras
In this article we critique the attempts to institutionalize agroecology, which we contrast with the social processes of social movements. We argue that the way of working of popular or peoples' agroecology is very different ...
Methodological Difficulties of Conducting Agroecological Studies from a Statistical Perspective
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2013-04-01)
Statistical methods for analyzing agroecological data might not be able to help agroecologists to solve all of the current problems concerning crop and animal husbandry, but such methods could well help them assess, tackle, ...
Agroecology and La Vía Campesina I. The symbolic and material construction of agroecology through peasant-to-peasant processesAgroecología y La Vía Campesina I. La construcción simbólica y material de la agroecología a través de los procesos de campesina(o) a campesina(o)
In this essay, we look at the symbolic and material territorialization of agroecology in La Vía Campesina (LVC) through peasant-to-peasant processes (PtPPs) in the broad sense. The most significant examples of the scaling ...
Horizontal and deep scaling of agroecology: Lessons from two organizations that defend seed sovereignty in ColombiaEscalamiento horizontal y profundo de la agroecología: Lecciones de dos organizaciones defensoras de la soberanía de semillas en Colombia
This research aimed to analyze the relationship of the defense, conservation, and recovery of seeds with the scaling of agroecology. Through a qualitative case study design, information was collected from two local ...