Right to development and rights of peasants to combat climate crisis

01/07/2024

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
56th session

Despite being key protectors of biodiversity and promoters of agricultural practices that safeguard environmental equilibriums, peasants and rural communities face severe impacts from the climate crisis. This paradox threatens their ability to meet basic needs, exacerbated by the agribusiness sector causing environmental degradation and dispossession, thus monopolizing food systems for capital accumulation.

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Categories Environmental justice HUMAN RIGHTS Right to development Statements
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