Over the last year, we’ve been asking you to support our Grow Co-operatives campaign, calling on the UK Government to unlock greater support for smallholder farmers and co-operatives to feed the world fairly and sustainably.
In total, over 60,000 Co-operative members and Oxfam supporters supported the ask and we travelled to 10 Downing Street to pass on the message.
Here's a video from the hand-in:
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We delivered the petition a month ahead of the G8 Summit, which we believe provides a crucial opportunity for governments to recognise the contribution that smallholder farmers and co-operatives make towards food security and poverty reduction.
Read more about the hand-in at 10 Downing Street.
View photos from the hand-in at 10 Downing Street below.
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