Website Launch - Defending Peasants' Rights: Platform of rural struggles in action
A new collaborative knowledge base for the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas
4th anniversary of the UNDROP, La Via Campesina, F, C and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights are to launch shared website dedicated to the UNDROP : Defending Peasants’ Right Platform of rural struggles in action!
On December 17th, 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the UNDROP. This adoption was the culmination of years of work by the international peasant movement La Via Campesina (LVC). This work was a collaborative process with other rural movements, civil society organizations and academic partners, in particular CETIM, FIAN International and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights.
It’s time to bring the Declaration to life
, it is time to the struggle for implementation athe world. believe that it is through shared knowledge and experiences that movements defending peasants’ rights will bring the UNDROP to life why we built this website together to serve as a platform for sharing and exchange.
A tool for and by all
Our website is intended for everyone, UNDROP. Any person or collective wishing to work towards the realization of peasants' rights will find inspiration here. On it you will find the story of UNDROP the laws and policies connected to the UNDROP at all levelincluding case law examples of and publications and training materials produced about the UNDROP.
This website will evolve and expand thanks to the c. All ideas, proposals and examples of practices, struggles, successes and even failures are welcome. Please get in touch if you are interested in contributing to this work.
We will work to make this website a place of knowledge and encounter, where people fighting for the rights of peasants and rural workers will find both materials and allies.
To visit our website go to https://defendingpeasantsrights.org/en/home-english/
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