Capitalism and Free Trade

India: Farmers present an eighteen point demand to all political parties

All India Coordination Committee of Farmers’ Movement comprising all the major farmers unions in India… Read more →

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India: Peasant Movements to scrutinise and expose the dangers of RCEP Trade Agreement

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a free trade partnership, which will open India’s… Read more →

RCEP: Indian peasant movements and allies warn against obligations on patenting seeds, plant varieties

Farmers groups and agricultural researchers in India have sent a letter today to the Prime Minister, with a copy to the relevant trade negotiators of India, urging the government not to accept any damaging intellectual property rights (IPR) provisions in the RCEP that will impact farmers’ seed freedoms and their access to planting materials.

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End Corporate Impunity! How much is life worth? #Vale

La Via Campesina International stands in solidarity with the affected families and asserts its full support for the organized struggle of social movements, in this sad moment in Brazilian history.

European peasants mobilise against Free Trade Agreements: Belgian-German border

For European small farmers, FTAs like CETA and mechanisms like the ISDS destroy Food Sovereignty.

25/01 : STOP CETA & Co.! Belgian – German border

Trans-European resistance against the CETA trade deal converges once again and takes the stage this 25 January.

Press Release: Time is up for World Bank, IMF and the current systems of Global Finance

We will build a people’s alternative from below to defend food sovereignty in our territories,… Read more →

Via Campesina, Bali Declaration: World Bank and IMF represent the interests of agribusiness, they should GO!

BALI DECLARATION BY LA VIA CAMPESINA BALI, INDONESIA, 11 OCTOBER 2018 WORLD BANK AND IMF… Read more →

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World Bank – IMF Guilty of Promoting Land Grabs, Increasing Inequality

“Annual meeting in Bali this week is just a sham to cover up their criminal… Read more →

Get out IMF: Workers Unions and Peasants mobilise in large numbers in Argentina

This news article first appeared on Telesur on 25 September. It has only been edited… Read more →