For the past six years, the struggle against mega-basins has brought together environmentalist, trade union and peasant organizations, such as La Confédération Paysanne, one of the member organizations of LVC in France, in mobilizations alongside hundreds of activists for a fair distribution of this vital commons.
Land, Water and Territories
ECVC Proposes European Directive on Agricultural Land to Stop Land Concentration and Ensure More Farmers in Europe
“It is time to shift away from our mercantile approach to land and recognise its important social, cultural, and ecological functions.” European Coordination Via Campesina.
Canada: National Farmers’ Union (NFU) to film 40 sustainable farms
‘Depth of Field’ will connect Canadians with a diversity of farmers who are playing a key role in the solution to the climate crisis. The NFU will share the films online and via local screenings.
France : Peasant Struggle to preserve and share the water will always be legitimate
On Thursday (05 January), the correctional court of La Rochelle requested against 2 demonstrators equally severe sentences ranging from 5 to 6 months of suspended prison and 500,000 euros damages!
Food Sovereignty is the only solution and way forward
October 16th Statement Our fragile world faces an impending global food crisis. The impact of… Read more →
Philippines: La Via Campesina’s South East and East Asia members reiterate support for the land struggle in Sumalo
The South East and East Asian members of La Via Campesina have reiterated the global… Read more →
Indonesia: Stop Criminalising Peasants!
Stop the criminalisation of five peasants of SPI in West Sumatera-Indonesia! To the President of… Read more →
The Attraction of Agroecology and the Barriers faced by New Entrants pursuing Agroecological Farming and Land Work
New Report by the Landworkers’ Alliance Based on findings from transdisciplinary research and drawing on… Read more →
Statement 10 Years of the Tenure Guideline: We belong to the Land
10 Years of the Tenure Guidelines: States Must Address Rising Inequalities and Enact Agrarian Reform… Read more →
Colombia: Complaint to UN mechanisms about the violation of peasants’ rights
Press Release (Geneva, April 21, 2022) – Civil society organisations, La Via Campesina, CETIM, Friends… Read more →