By Eric Holt-Giménez, Executive Director of Food First
An OFRANEH youth brigade member waters sweet chili pepper in a family garden. Photos by Steve Pavey.
What’s in a prize? The politics of distribution versus growth.
On October 14th in Des Moines, Iowa, the Food Sovereignty Prize will be awarded to the Federation of Southern Cooperatives, run by African-American farmers of the southern United States and to OFRANEH—the Black Fraternal Organization of Honduras (Organización Fraternal Negra Hondureña).