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Posted December 11th, 2014 in Burkina Faso, Ecuador, Sustainable Local Food Systems
Do you eat? Are you a part of a family? How do you practice responsible consumption? Watch this new video by EkoRural, our partner in Ecuador, and Colectivo Nacional Agroecologico. Leaders from different movements of Ecuador discuss what responsible consumption is, why it is important, and how they practice it in their own lives.     (Video is Continue Reading...