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News | 24-01-2018
Monitoring and Accountability Natural Resources Global Governance Nutrition

Is your right to food realized?

As human rights continue to regress, it is time to raise our voice and hold our governments accountable.

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Press Release | 19-01-2018
Land Grabbing Extraterritorial Obligations Natural Resources Brazil

Mission investigates involvement of European money in land grabbing

After documenting dire human rights violations and environmental destruction in Brazil, which is flanked by land grabbing and speculation, an...

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Press Release | 22-12-2017
Land Grabbing Brazil

Support increases for MATOPIBA communities

The Brazilian Public Prosecutor’s Office calls to suspend a law that only benefits big business and recommends the World Bank to correct the negative...

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Press Release | 29-11-2017
Land Grabbing Gender

A day to pay tribute to Guarani and Kaiowá women

Decades of standing up for their human rights while facing discrimination deserves widespread recognition on International Women Human Rights...

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Press Release | 10-11-2017
Natural Resources Extraterritorial Obligations Climate Change Indigenous Peoples Nepal

International delegation pays visit to monitor progress of right to food violations

Delegates from FIAN International, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Nepal visited emblematic cases in the south-west of Nepal, to assess progress, following...

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Press Release | 10-11-2017

Land is a human right

The time has come to challenge the dominant understanding of land as a globalized economic and financial asset, and to recognize that land sustains...

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Press Release | 09-11-2017
Gender

Reinforcing rural women’s rights

Gendered threats to rural women’s right to food and nutrition are inextricably intertwined with the pervasive patriarchal norms and practices that...

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Press Release | 06-11-2017
GNRtFN Monitoring and Accountability Gender Indigenous Peoples Peasants' Rights Agrofuels Land Grabbing Extraterritorial Obligations Justiciability Sentencias Trade Seeds Agrarian Reform Water Nutrition Mining Global Governance Natural Resources

New strategy to empower the people, dismantle corporate influence

Convening in Nepal, FIAN representatives the world over identified the current struggles for the right to food and nutrition and strategized about...

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Press Release | 23-10-2017
Global Governance Extraterritorial Obligations

Regaining state power over TNCs: UN negotiates treaty

The third UN session to negotiate a treaty on transnational corporations (TNCs) and human rights kicks off amid wide mobilization.

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News | 16-10-2017
Global Governance Nutrition Extraterritorial Obligations GNRtFN

Hungry for Change

Former UN Rapporteur on the Right to Food Jean Ziegler and FIAN International’s Secretary General Sofia Monsalve point to the ongoing food crisis in...

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