A spokesperson for the Soil Association, the principal British organic foods defense organization rejected research results that put organic products at a disadvantage in regard to nutritional requirements. Organic foods aren’t more nutritious than conventional foods, according to a study carried out in Great Britain. Researchers of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine analyzed data from 162 studies carried out in the past 50 years on this subject. The conclusion
São Paulo –The most important organics trade show in the world meets in Brazil for a round table discussion about the introduction of the organics culture in schools and the inclusion of children and teenagers in the discussion of the theme “Organics in School Lunch”, at the central, state, and local government levels. “The theme picks up momentum this year with the sanctioning of the 11,947 Act, of June 2009 that results in very positive changes in the
During the event inspiring examples of new politics will be presented and there will be an open discussion on “How can I act so as to promote change in my community?” Curitiba will be home to the First Political Participation Network Conference on November 30 and December 1. The central theme will be “New politics is Possible.” In the Network’s experience, new forms of innovative political interaction are those that experiment with intensifying the
Co-hosted by the FIEP System in partnership with IPD, ICIC2010 will convene more than 70 Brazilian and foreign experts to debate solutions that promote sustainability and economic and social prosperity in cities. On March 10-13, Curitiba will be home to more than 70 experts from all over the world to discuss how to build more innovative, prosperous, and humanized urban realities. Proposed by Paraná’s Federation of Industries System (Fiep), the Innovative Cities International Conference
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