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“Need for a UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants more urgent than ever”

“Need for a UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants more urgent than ever”

Peasants and other people working in rural areas, civil society organisations and academics from all over the world gathered from 7-10 March 2017 for the Global Peasants’ Rights Congress in …

Take action against the FFA for the Future of Agriculture

Take action against the FFA for the Future of Agriculture

On the 28th of March, the tenth edition of the Forum for the Future of Agriculture (FFA) will be held in Brussels. Its organisers, multinational chemicals and agrifood firm Syngenta …

Access to land for farmers in the EU

Access to land for farmers in the EU

On 7 December 2016 the European Economic and Social Committee, the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament and the European Coordination Via Campesina co-organised an event to discuss the problems …

Video: Hands on the Land for food sovereignty and climate justice

Frontline communities and social movements around the world explain why we need to keep our hands on the land for food sovereignty and climate justice! They talk about the false solutions they are presented with against climate change, and the real solutions and ways forward that small-scale food producers promote.