“Food Systems Dialogues” Panels

Farmer unions have generally remained focused on production parameters, trade, seeking support for inputs costs or farm-gate prices. The panels aims to transform the agrarian crisis debate to be more encompassing and discusses issues other than those that are directly related to agriculture and which have a strong bearing on the future of farmer livelihoods:

Facilitated by; Dr. David Nabarro, recipient of “2018 World Food Prize”

Panel 1
Moderated by:
Ms. Yamini Aiyar, Centre for Policy Research
Mr. Alok Joshi, Former Chief, Research & Analysis Wing (RAW)
Dr. Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science & Environment
Mr. Jaideep Hardikar, Journalist, People’s Archive of Rural India

Farmer Interview: Ms. Ujwala Pethkar, Wardha, Maharashtra

Panel 2
Moderated by:
Mr. Sunil Jain, Editor, Financial Express
Prof. Jayati Ghosh, Prof. of Economics, School of Social Sciences, JNU
Prof. Arun Kumar, Malcolm S. Adiseshiah Chair Professor, Institute of Social Sciences
Mr. V.K. Garg, Tax Advisor and Consultant

Farmer Interview: Mr. Rabbi Shergill Artist/Musician

Partnership Information

Place: New Delhi
Date: 11th November, 2019