- Published on Monday, 14 December 2009 10:10
La Via Campesina Action in front of Danish Meat Council buiding, Copenhagen 13 December 09 to denounce this model of intensive industrial production- from the soya and its transportation to the export of the meat Interventions of Danish Farmer Ole Davidson from Frie Boender, Marie Smekens La Via Campesina Belgium, Dayana Mezzonato MST Brazil, Alberto Zoratti Fair Italy "These pigs are mainly fed by GMO soya grown industrially in deforested land in South America from which the true owners have been expelled. Huge amounts of fuel are used for the transportation of soya and pork exportation. the agricultural practice connected with the pig industry turns the soil of Denmark into carbon dioxine and dead dust."
- Published on Monday, 14 December 2009 02:16
- Published on Saturday, 12 December 2009 12:57
INVITATION to an ACTION and a STREET PRESS CONFERENCE
At 12 pm, Axeltorv/Vesterbrogade, Copenhagen
(Copenhagen, 12 December 2009) La Via Campesina will highlight the huge impact of industrial agriculture on the climate as well as on people's lives and lands all over the world at the Axelborg building in Copenhagen on the 13th of December. The Axelborg building at the crossroads between Axeltorv/Vesterbrogade in Copenhagen represents much of what is wrong with the world's food and agricultural system.
Axelborg is the headquarters of the Danish Agriculture and Food Council which includes the Danish Meat Council who represent Danish Crown and Tican the big players in industrialized meat production in Denmark.
Candle light vigil in solidarity with the victims of climate change and the UNFCCC's false solutions
- Published on Wednesday, 09 December 2009 12:08
Farmers from around the world are affected by climate change droughts and floods are destroying their land and crops . But these farmers are also extremely seriously affected by the false solutions currently negotiated at the UNFCCC: carbon trading, land evictions in the name of REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation), agrofuels, climate-ready genetically modified seeds...
Peasants and small farmers from Asia, Africa, America and Europe will light candles and stage a symbolic action to kick off their mobilizations in Copenhagen.
Please contact us:
Isabelle Delforge and Boaventura Monjane: +45 5059 8325