Study on Land Grabbing for European Parliament

Study on Land Grabbing for European Parliament

Upon request by the European Parliament, partners of the Hands on the Land Campaign jointly drafted the study ‘Land grabbing and human rights: the involvement of European corporate and financial entities …

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My land, my life! – West African Caravan reaches Dakar

My land, my life! – West African Caravan reaches Dakar

After a two-week tour, the Caravan for Land, Water and Seeds reached its final destination, Dakar, and handed over the Convergence book to the Senegalese Government, currently hosting the presidency …

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Towards a Declaration on the Rights of Peasants

Without peasants, there is no food. Let’s cultivate their rights! Watch this video to understand the issues at stake around the Declaration on the Rights of Peasants.

A full 10 minute …

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Caravan for Land, Water and Seeds to mobilise West Africa

Caravan for Land, Water and Seeds to mobilise West Africa

A caravan by the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles – West Africa will go across the region to get the voices of communities heard and engage national authorities …

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Cooling the Planet: Frontline Communities lead the struggle

Cooling the Planet: Frontline Communities lead the struggle

A public meeting by the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles

Small-scale food producers and consumers, including peasants, indigenous peoples, hunters and gatherers, family farmers, rural workers, herders and pastoralists, …

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COP21: Social movements and allies call for transformation of food systems

COP21: Social movements and allies call for transformation of food systems

Parallel to the climate conference in Paris, social movements and allies within the ‘Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles’ stand up for climate justice and real solutions to the …

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Land concentration, land grabbing and people’s struggles in Europe

Land concentration, land grabbing and people’s struggles in Europe

Land issues are rarely considered to be a problem for Europeans, or cause for people’s struggles in Europe today, as it is elsewhere in the world – at least in the …

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