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Peasant Rights Violation In Indonesia

Human Rights Violations and Criminalisation of Peasant Struggle in Indonesia on the Increase
The use of violence against peasant farmers and the criminalisation of the struggle for land is on the increase in Indonesia. According to Henry Saragih of the Federation of Indonesian Peasant Unions, FSPI)*, "the majority of cases currently being dealt with by the Indonesian National Commission for Human Rights concern land disputes."

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Towards Farmers' Rights

Via Campesina III Int. Conference
THE CHALLENGE OF BUILDING OUR OWN VISION AND PROPOSAL

I- INTRODUCTION TO THE DEBATE
There are some elements that establish the urgency in which the Via Campesina has to tackle this issue in a precise way, so that clear working lines and a coherent action platform can be established. Among others not less important that have come up in the debate of the III International Conference of Via Campesina, we emphasize the following ones:

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