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Prajateerpu: a citizens jury/scenario workshop on food and farming futures for Andhra Pradesh
Prajateerpu - the ‘citizens jury’ on food and farming futures in Andhra Pradesh - was a six-day exercise in deliberative democracy involving marginal-livelihood citizens from all three regions of the state. It took place at the Government of India’s Farmer Liaison Centre (Krishi Vigyan Kendra - KVK) in Algole Village, Zaheerabad Taluk, Medak District, Andhra Pradesh, from June 25 to July 1, 2001.
How and under what conditions can decentralised governance, capacity building and participation by farmers promote food systems that adapt to changing conditions and climates and maintain agricultural biodiversity?
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Sustaining local food systems and agricultural biodiversity