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News | 10-03-2017
Natural Resources Global Governance Mining Nutrition Seeds Extraterritorial Obligations Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights Indigenous Peoples Gender Monitoring and Accountability Income and Social Security GNRtFN

2016, a year of awakening, transformation and revolution

Amid times of change, FIAN International continued supporting struggles for the right to food and nutrition, says its annual report.

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News | 06-03-2017
Gender

The right to feed off equality

The next issue of the series “Supporting the Struggles for the Right to Food and Nutrition” looks into how the appalling discrimination women face in...

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Press Release | 06-03-2017
Gender

Women’s day: not a day, but an ongoing struggle

The half of the world’s population that women make up still suffer appalling discrimination in rural and urban areas, thereby leading them to suffer...

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Press Release | 24-02-2017
Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights

Global Peasants‘ Rights Congress around the corner

Peasants the world over will unite in Schwaebisch Hall for a declaration on Peasants' Rights

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Press Release | 23-02-2017
Water Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights Sierra Leone Benin Nigeria Guinea Ghana

Securing communal lands and forests

The findings of a three-year participatory action research project on the impact of and responses to land grabbing shows that large-scale land...

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News | 06-02-2017
Nepal

Forceful eviction of Laxmanpur dam floods-affected

A forceful eviction was initiated last week in Durgamata community forest where more than 260 households of people affected by     Laxmanpur dam floods ...

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News | 06-02-2017
Gender

The Right to Feed Off Inclusion

The next issue looks into how the appalling discrimination that LGBTIQA groups suffer on the grounds of sexual identity risks their access to adequate...

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Press Release | 23-01-2017
Extraterritorial Obligations Indigenous Peoples Argentina

Violent repression of Mapuche indigenous community in Argentina

What testimonies described as a disproportionate, and therefore illegitimate, use of force by the police, resulted in several people wounded,...

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News | 10-12-2016

The roots of the first-ever right to food organization

On the occasion of Human Rights Day, President of FIAN International Anita Klum goes back a few decades and looks into the connections between the...

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Press Release | 10-12-2016
Global Governance

Weakening of human rights standards requires urgent action

On the occasion of Human Rights Day, FIAN International warns international human rights standards and coherence are undergoing a crisis that is...

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