Written by Shanthi Thursday, 08 November 2012 12:47
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La Paz, Bolivia - Last October 31 and November 1, a total of 34 Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) representing indigenous peoples, peasants, afro organisation, rural women, support NGOs and research centers in the rural sector, international NGOs, experts, rural cooperatives, solidarity agriculture organizations and networks from 11 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean held a successful consultation-workshop on aid and development effectiveness on agriculture and rural development.
Written by Administrator Monday, 05 November 2012 16:36
Hosted by the Civil Society Mechanism for the Committee on World Food Security Climate Change Working Group
Agroecology and Climate Change
17 October 2012
39th Session of the Committee on World Food Security
FAO, Rome, Italy
Sarojeni V. Rengam,
Pesticide Action Network – Asia Pacific (PAN AP)
Asian Rural Women’s Coalition (ARWC)
Written by Administrator Monday, 05 November 2012 14:27
PAKISTAN FISHERFOLK FORUM (PFF)
Pakistan - Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) held a week of actions on food sovereignty from 9-16 October 2012 to mobilize communities to resist land grabbing, demand rights for water, seeds and land for food sovereignty. PFF mobilised peasants from across the country to hold rallies and conferences raising awareness on the problems of peasants, fisherfolk and food producers in Pakistan and to bring forward their demands to local governments.
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