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Million Belay

Million Belay is the coordinator of the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa.

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Should Fund Agroecology Over These Big Ag Schemes

By putting its money toward agroecology research and farmer support, the Gates Foundation could make a huge contribution to sustainability and smallholder farmers' well-being.

Million Belay ·


Africa at the Crossroads: Time to Abandon Failing Green Revolution

It is time for African governments to step back from the failing Green Revolution and chart a new food system that respects local cultures and communities by promoting low-cost, low-input ecological agriculture.

Million Belay ·


Africa Says, "I Can't Breathe": An African Civil Society Perspective on Systemic Racism

The knee on George Floyd's neck is the same knee that is on our neck. It is the same knee that justified colonialism in Africa.

Million Belay ·


The Battle for the Future of Food in Africa

Certain policies, strongly promoted by the Gates Foundation, open Africa to the multinational seed companies in the name of modernization, but they undermine climate resilience and food security for Africa’s small-scale farmers.

Million Belay ·

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