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June 18, 2020

Paying Tribute to Local Farmers for Sustainable Gastronomy Day 2020

This Thursday, June 18th, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and the UN will be observing Sustainable […]
June 5, 2020

World Environment Day: It’s Time for Nature

World Environment Day: It’s Time for Nature June 5th marks the United Nations annual celebration of World Environment Day. This year’s theme is “It’s time for […]
May 20, 2020

International Day for Biological Diversity: Our Solutions are in Nature

May 22nd is recognized by the United Nations as the International Day for Biological Diversity and this year’s theme is “Our Solutions are in Nature”. With […]
April 22, 2020

Earth Day: Time to Make Peace with the Earth

This Earth Day, Shumei is endorsing ONE PLANET, ONE HEALTH: Making Peace with the Earth, a new initiative being launched by our partner, Navdanya International. This […]
April 21, 2020

Celebrating International Mother Earth Day 2020 While the World is on Pause

On April 22nd Shumei International will be observing International Mother Earth Day during an unprecedented time. The United Nations first declared 2020 the start of the […]
January 16, 2020

Beginning the New Year in Harmony with Nature

On January 8-9,2020, Shumei participated the Oxford Real Farming Conference (ORFC) in England. The sold-out event brought together thousands of attendees, which included farmers, scientists and […]
December 23, 2019

Bringing the Voices of Farmers to COP 25

In December, Shumei participated in the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 25) in Madrid, which was originally scheduled to take place in Santiago, Chile. Together […]
December 16, 2019

Regeneration International Visits Shumei Natural Agriculture Project

Earlier this year, Regeneration International’s roving reporter Oliver Gardiner visited Shumei Natural Agricultural headquarters and demonstration farm Shigaraki No Sato in Japan. Oliver toured the farm […]
December 5, 2019

Returning to Natural Agricultural Practices to Combat Soil Erosion

December 5, 2019 marks the United Nations’ observance of World Soil Day. The theme for this year is: “Stop Soil Erosion, Save Our Future.” According to […]
November 11, 2019

Gandhian Earth Ethics and Natural Agriculture at the 2019 Bhoomi Festival in New Delhi, India

On October 1, Shumei International participated in the annual Bhoomi Festival organized by Navdanya at the India International Center in New Delhi. Shumei sent a delegation […]
October 18, 2019

World Food Day – How Healthy Diets connect to Health Soil?

On October 16th, the world celebrated World Food Day with the theme being “Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World.” This year, UNICEF released the report, “The […]
July 9, 2019

Preparing for the Last Ten Years of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

From 9-18 July, government officials, private sector leadership and civil society members will descend upon the United Nations Headquarters in New York City for the 2019 […]