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White Earth Land Recovery Project

Introducing Slow Food

Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic member-supported organization that was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast life, the disappearance of local food traditions and people’s dwindling interest in the food they eat, where it comes from, how it tastes and how our food choices affect the rest of the world.

Slow Food has played an instrumental role in publicizing indigenous struggles for food sovereignty.

Every other year, they host an international conference, Terra Madre, recognizing their Presidia (funded projects) and Convivia (local chapters).

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