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Nyeleni newsletter: beyond land – Territory and Food sovereignty

The new edition of the Nyéléni Newsletter is now online!   Land has always been a highly contested good. Control over land and related resources reflect the power relations in a country/region, and are an indicator of existing social injustices. At the same time, these resources are central to the rights, livelihoods and identity of …

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21-23 Oct. 2020 – CSO Consultation X FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC)

The FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC) is to be held on November 2-4. Prior to the ERC, Nyéléni Europe and Central Asia Food Sovereignty Network (Nyéléni ECA) is organizing a consultation for civil society organizations, to be held virtually on October 21-23. All CSO is welcome to participate ! (Contact: info@nyeleni-eca.net) The ERC is …

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Our contribution to the FSN forum discussion on COVID-19: support family farming

Check here the page of the FSN forum discussion “Responding to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on food value chains through efficient logistics” The following contribution will explore two points: 1) the particular resilience of localized food systems -based on family farming- highlighted by the global crisis and; 2) the urgent need to support …

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Undemocratic Land Reform Bill threatens peasant access to land in Ukraine

Press release                                                                             20 May 2020, Brussels   Undemocratic Land Reform Bill threatens peasant access to land in Ukraine ECVC together with URDN, Bankwatch and EcoAction demand the Ukrainian government repeals the law and ensures any future process is subject to fair, open and democratic debate, in which the voices of small-scale farmers and Civil Society …

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Workshop on SEEDS in Kyrghyzstan

Schola Campesina is in Kyrgyzstan (8-9 Feb. 2020) to facilitate a workshop on SEED EXCHANGE for Dyikan Muras seed-savers network members, in collaboration with ADI (Agency of Development Initiatives).

“No To Blue Carbon, Yes To Food Sovereignty & Climate Justice” (WFF)

The World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFF) draws attention to the dangers of blue carbon initiative for fishing communities. “As the devastating consequences of climate change become ever more disastrous, it is likewise becoming ever more clear that the corporate-dominated UNFCCC-negotiations are not part of the solution but part of the problem. …

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