Peasants’ Rights

In Brazil, 800 landless women occupy lands of sexual abuser

800 landless women occupied one of the farms of ‘João de Deus’ who has been… Read more →

Regional event celebrating the Decade for Family Farming in Europe and Central Asia

The European Coordination Via Campesina (ECVC) participated to the regional event entitled The future of… Read more →

The Tarajal Massacre and our agricultural fields

PRESS RELEASE February 6, 2019 International Day to stop the repression of migrants and for… Read more →

The killing of Naasan will not dissuade Palestinian farmers from defending their land

UAWC Press Release Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) condemns the murder of farmer Hamdi… Read more →

Via Campesina Newsletter | Sept-Dec | Special Edition on Peasants Rights

This edition of the newsletter is the result of a collective effort of organisations, which… Read more →

Finally, UN General Assembly adopts Peasant Rights declaration! Now focus is on its implementation

Today, 17 December 2018, the 73 Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73)… Read more →


Brazil: Do not drink coffee from those who expel peasants from the land! Join this campaign!

These companies buy coffee from one of the biggest coffee producers in Brazil, João Faria… Read more →

UNITED NATIONS: Third Committee approves the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas

PRESS RELEASE | LA VIA CAMPESINA 19 November. Monday, [NEW YORK] The Third Committee (Social,… Read more →

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South Asian Peasant Movements and Civil Society urge their Governments to vote in favour of the UN Declaration

17 November 2018: In a letter sent on Saturday to Mr Syed Akbaruddin, Premanent Mission… Read more →

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We need our countries to stand united FOR our rights, says Ramona Duminicioiu

Oral Statement of La Via Campesina at the Side Event on the Declaration for the Rights… Read more →