Putting Food First: towards a community-based food security system in Indonesia

Putting Food First towards a community based food security system in Indonesia Chicken died in the rice barn said an Indonesian old proverb a metaphor that precisely appropriate to describe the present food situation of the country Another popular metaphor about this tropical

  • Title: Putting Food First: towards a community-based food security system in Indonesia
  • Author: Hira Jhamtani Roem Topatimasang
  • ISBN: 9793457872
  • Page: 115
  • Format: Paperback
  • Chicken died in the rice barn , said an Indonesian old proverb, a metaphor that precisely appropriate to describe the present food situation of the country Another popular metaphor about this tropical islands where is a wooden stick even growing to be a fruitful plant will remain as an empty slogan In fact, cases of food shortage and malnutrition still continously happChicken died in the rice barn , said an Indonesian old proverb, a metaphor that precisely appropriate to describe the present food situation of the country Another popular metaphor about this tropical islands where is a wooden stick even growing to be a fruitful plant will remain as an empty slogan In fact, cases of food shortage and malnutrition still continously happening in various part of the country In the recent years, Indonesia already importing not only rice and corns but also tubers and even simple foodstuffs such as onions, garlics, chillies, and salt Ironically, almost of government officials, politicians and intellectuals in this country have no serious attention on this very crucial problem Food issues is never been put as main political agenda in public fora, both at national and local levels There is still dominant assumption that food issues is primarily concern of agricultural engineers and experts only In fact, food issues is not solely a problem of boosting production but also about distribution system and consumption patterns that, obviously, are political economic problems.Based on that fact, INSIST network, since 1999, have decided to put priority on food issues After a long discussion, research and empirical experiences from the field, INSIST have asked one of its member based in Bali, Hira Jhamtani an enviromental activist and meticulous observer on trade policies to write a concept paper The document, then, developed into a elaborated policy paper and published as a book Here is the excerpt of its Section Four containing the core ideas and policy recommendations towards a community based food security system in Indonesia.

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    • Hira Jhamtani Roem Topatimasang

      HIRA JHAMTANI adalah pemerhati kehidupan, analisis globalisasi dan aktivis lingkungan hidup Lahir di Nganjuk 1963 dan menyelesaikan pendidikan S1 di Fakultas Biologi Universitas Nasional pada 1985 Sejak masa 80 an menggeluti dunia aktivisme di bidang lingkungan hidup di SKEPHI Sekretariat Kerjasama Pelestarian Hutan Indonesia Pada tahun 1991 sampai 1998, Hira menjadi Direktur Konsorsium Nasional untuk Pelestarian Hutan dan Alam Indonesia KONPHALINDO , sebuah organisasi non pemerintah yang melakukan penelitian dan penyebaran informasi tentang lingkungan hidup Sejak 1994 mengikuti proses perundingan internasional di bidang lingkungan hidup terutama keanekaragaman hayati Belajar isu perdagangan internasional dan globalisasi secara otodidak Menulis berbagai artikel mengenai lingkungan hidup dan globalisasi Sekarang menjadi peneliti dan penulis bebas merdeka di Denpasar, Bali Hira juga anggota asosiasi dari Third World Network TWN , dan anggota Dewan Redaksi Jurnal WACANA INSISTPress Ia masih aktif sebagai peneliti dan fasilitator tentang isu isu lingkungan, perubahan iklim, perjanjian perdagangan dunia, globalisasi, serta pertanian berkelanjutan Pikiran pikiran Hira bisa ditengok di tapakmaya bebaspikir

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