The G-33’s proposal known as “public stockholding for domestic food security and domestic food aid” seeks the removal of the WTO limits o

This issue of Education for Development Magazine (EDM) features the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference (MC9) in Bali this coming December, giving sharp focus on the impacts and challenges of unfair trade practices within the WTO, the consistent failure of the Doha rounds and a new multilateral trade

“A vicious cycle of poverty” may sound clichéd, but in the case of Filipino farmers planting genetically modif

In Indonesia, widespread and intensive exploitation of resources is directly proportional to increased landgrabbing. Since the 1980s, the PT PP London Sumatra (PT Lonsum) supported by the government and the Indonesian National Army and National Police (ABRI) has seized and destroyed hundreds of homes and farms owned by indigenous people in several villages in Bulukumba. The area occupied by PT Lonsum covering 5,748.46 hectares is used as a rubber plantation with leasehold status under the Right to Cultivate or Hak Guna Usaha (HGU). 

Dear Friends,

Sharing with you the full report of the International Fact Finding Mission organized by the Asian Peasant Coalition (APC) and the Movement for Land and Agricultural Reform (MONLAR) on 23rd February to 1st March 2013 on landgrabbing for Tourism  Zone  in Panama village, Ampara District, Southeast Sri Lanka.

Mr. Rafael Mariano, national chairperson of the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas or Peasant Movement of the Philippines (KMP) delivered the first Keynote Address during the 3rd Congress of the Pesticide Action Network Asia Pacific (PANAP) on 2nd September 2013 in Penang, Malaysia.

Dear friends,

We are happy to announce that the June 2013 issue of the RISISNG (APC publication)  is now available for download. See attached file.