Testimonials

Great quotes from great personality

From ending poverty and hunger to responding to climate change and sustaining our natural resources, food and agriculture lies at the very heart of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development – FAO, 2016

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organisation

Invested capital – in the stock market, in real estate – will grow faster than income (r > g)…The super rich do not produce the wealth but get highest salary from it. This is an absolute form of theft.

Thomas Piketty
Capital in the twenty-first century

Thomas Piketty

Entitlement approach with regards to food is the ability of people to command food through the legal means available in society, including the value of production possibilities, trade opportunities, entitlements vis-à-vis the state, and other method of occurring food.

Amartya Sen
Capability,
Entitlement approach

Amartya Sen

Economic inequality can give wealthier people an unacceptable degree of control over the lives of others; it undermine the fairness of political institutions and the fairness of the economic system itself.

TM Scanlon
TED Ideas

T. M. Scanlon

Making Globalisation work will not be easy. Those who benefit from the current system will resist change, and they are powerful.

Joseph Stiglitz
Making globalisation work

Joseph Stiglitz

A resilience thinking approach tries to investigate how these interacting systems of people and nature – or social-ecological systems – can best be managed to ensure a sustainable and resilient supply of the essential ecosystem services on which humanity depends – Simonsen, et.al., 2015. SRC

Stockholm Resilience Centre

Stockholm Resilience Centre