Rights of peasants

A victory widely reported in the media

The adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Peasants by the Human Rights Council in Geneva (1st stage in the process) was widely commented in the french speaking media. Here are some examples of reports on the subject. Le Media devoted considerable time to the Adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Peasant. […]

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What is the purpose of the declaration on peasants’ rights?

The 5th and last session of the Working Group on Peasants’ Rights was held from 9th to 13th April 2018. After 5 years of negotiations, the Working Group finalised the draft declaration, which will be submitted again this year to the plenary of the Human Rights Council in Geneva before being presented to the United […]

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Parallel Conference on Food Sovereignty

Organized by La Vía Campesina, the CETIM and Fian International, with the support of the Bolivian mission to the United Nations during the thirty-fourth session of the Human Rights Council, the parallel conference, “Why the Right to Food Sovereignty Is Also Crucial for European Countries”, was held in March 2017 at the United Nations. The […]

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