The suffering is made worse in remote rural villages where the situation is critical. Earthquakes are a natural phenomenon, but what transforms a natural phenomenon into a disaster is inappropriate political decisions.
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Europe: Working and Learning Conditions of Young Agricultural Workers | Report
This report assesses the working and learning conditions of young agricultural workers in Europe, including working hours, fees, contracts and more.
EU-MERCOSUR FTA violates peasants’ rights and climate commitments
Numerous organisations, small- and medium-scale farmers from Europe and South America have condemned the EU-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement as undemocratic and a violation of peasants’ rights.
Dominican Republic | Video: CLOC-Via Campesina XVII Continental Youth Camp
The activity took place from 25 to 28 August in the municipality of Peralta, in the Dominican Republic, to celebrate the XVII Youth Camp of the Latin American Coordination of CLOC-Via Campesina.
Call to Support Migrant Workers Threatened With Eviction in El Walili (Níjar, Spain)
El Wallili is the biggest chabola in the municipality of Níjar, with more than 500 people living there. Most residents are migrant farmworkers. It was established 15 years ago and is located in a strategic site between the greenhouses where they work.
Global Forum for Food and Agriculture: La Via Campesina defends seed diversity, calls for stricter regulation of genetic engineering
A delegation of young peasant leaders from La Via Campesina attended the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture held in Berlin between 18-21 January 2023.
Germany : La Via Campesina at the Young Farmers Forum in Berlin
This forum is part of the “Global Forum for Food and Agriculture” (GFFA), an international conference on global food systems organized by the German Ministry for Food and Agriculture.
Germany : Statement of Young Farmers at the 2023 Global Forum for Food and Agriculture
The following statement is the outcome of the Young Farmers Forum (YFF), of which La… Read more →
Peru: We request the intervention of UN human rights protection mechanisms
(January 17, 2023) The Latin American Coordination of Rural Organizations CLOC – Via Campesina, expresses… Read more →
Haiti: Call for international solidarity in the face of foreign interference
We, La Via Campesina and its grassroots organizations in Haiti are engaged in the struggle… Read more →