Press Release | 27-07-2015
GNRtFN Nepal

Moving towards greater convergence of all struggles

At a time when people’s human rights are being undermined by corporate capture, patriarchy, gender-based violence and conflicts, members from the...

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News | 21-07-2015
Indigenous Peoples Brazil

Long-overdue apology to Latin America Indigenous Peoples

While Pope Francis asks forgiveness for the numerous crimes committed by the Catholic Church during the so called “conquest”, states breach their...

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Press Release | 12-07-2015
Agrarian Reform Land Grabbing Philippines

Decades-long Struggle for Agrarian Reform

The government of the Philippines should finally complete land distribution and provide essential support services to farmer beneficiaries.

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News | 12-07-2015
Natural Resources Agrarian Reform Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights Philippines

Successful land installation in Hacienda Matias, Philippines

Although the Philippine Government has showed commitment to fast-track the land distribution, the process has yet to be finalized by giving land to...

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Press Release | 10-07-2015
Global Governance Extraterritorial Obligations

A victory vis-a-vis the upcoming UN Treaty on TNCs and human rights

Despite the EU’s pro-business attempts to derail the talks, discussions at the first UN IGWG session were enriching and fruitful.

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News | 06-07-2015
Natural Resources South Africa

Exploring the concept of ‘tenure’ in South African civil society

Cape Town gathered delegates representing social movements to raise awareness of the CFS Guidelines on Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land,...

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Press Release | 02-07-2015
Global Governance Extraterritorial Obligations

Week of Action to Stop Corporate Impunity

In parallel with the first session of the UN intergovernmental working group, human rights advocates from across the world will gather in Geneva to...

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Press Release | 30-06-2015
Extraterritorial Obligations Land Grabbing

Uganda urged to give land back to Mubende’s evicted community

The UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural and Social Rights (CESCR) calls on the State of Uganda to take immediate measures to ensure that the...

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Press Release | 26-06-2015
Nutrition Land Grabbing GNRtFN Burkina Faso Mali Benin Brazil India Ghana

Mali to host next Global Dialogue on the Right to Adequate Food and Nutrition

The event will serve as a platform to share and build knowledge in fighting hunger and in human rights in West Africa.

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Press Release | 25-06-2015
Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights GNRtFN Mali

Right to Water and Land, a Common Struggle in West Africa

Building on the so-called “Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles”, social movements and grassroots organizations from across West Africa will...

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