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Food Systems Governance

Challenges for justice, equality and human rights

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Food Systems Governance
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Sustainability and food production represent a major challenge to society, with both consumption and supply sides posing practical and ethical dilemmas. This book shows that food governance issues can occur in many ways and at many points along the food chain. The risks and impacts, particularly with the increasing globalisation of food systems, are often distributed in unequal ways. It is the role of law to form the pivot around which these issues are addressed in society in the form of food governance mechanisms. The chapters in this book address a range of issues in food governance revolving around questions of justice, fairness, equality and human rights. They identify different issues regarding inequality in access and control over food governance. Some address generic governance and institutional issues across a range of international contexts, while others present case studies, including from Argentina, China, India, Indonesia, Thailand, UK and West Africa. The book offers directions for reform of the law and legal institutions to mitigate the dangers of inequality and promote greater fairness in food governance.

Author Biography

Amanda Kennedy is an associate professor and the Deputy Director of the Australian Centre for Agriculture and Law, University of New England, Australia. Jonathan Liljeblad is a lecturer at the University of New England Law School, Australia. He was a Fulbright Scholar, Myanmar (2014-15).
Release date NZ
June 8th, 2018
Contributors
Edited by Amanda Kennedy Edited by Jonathan Liljeblad
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
4 Line drawings, black and white; 4 Tables, black and white; 8 Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
213
ISBN-13
9781138618299
Product ID
27875268

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