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Food is Rock, so is SFYN! Get to know the people behind the Slow Food Youth Network and get inspired by its philosophy! 


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A year of SFYN in Uganda

Posted 4 years, 1 month ago in SFYN Blogs

It’s now a year since Uganda joined an international movement of young food activists. My name is Ivan Kigongo, a male Ugandan junior agronomist aged 23. I’m currently coordinating the national SFYN activities in Uganda and also volunteering in other slow food projects like the 10,000 gardens in Africa and food communities helping them with technical support.

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Big Plans for SFYN in 2015!

Posted 4 years, 2 months ago in SFYN Blogs

When we, Yvonne Faber and Francesco Scaglia, started working as coordinators for SFYN, back in 2013, we didn’t exactly know what to expect. We had just experienced Terra Madre 2012, the first one to have a proper SFYN presence, and were still drunk of the happiness, energy and participation that the youth delegates brought from all over the world. But what to do now with this newborn, mostly European, network?

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