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News | 10-04-2019
Global Governance

FAO set to elect New Director General in June

Although the official process does not have a formal space for CSOs to interact with candidates, there are other ways to participate

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Press Release | News | 08-03-2019
Gender

Fishing for Gender Justice on Women´s Day

Fishing is still perceived as a predominantly male task despite the heavy workload of women

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News | 15-01-2019
Nutrition Peasants' Rights Indigenous Peoples

Bolsonaro shuts down National Council for Food Security and Nutrition

The decision implies a huge step back for a country that until 2014 was still listed on FAO´s Hunger Map

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News | 20-12-2018
Agrarian Reform Land Grabbing Paraguay

Land and justice for peasant families in Marina kue, Curuguaty

Dozens of families denounce Paraguay’s failure to resolve the land conflict

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Press Release | 17-12-2018
Peasants' Rights

The Declaration on the Rights of Peasants: A long overdue debt

FIAN International joins Vía Campesina and other allies to celebrate the Declaration on the Rights of Peasants approval at the U.N.

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Press Release | 10-12-2018
Peasants' Rights

Facing old ghosts, envisioning the future: Human Rights Declaration turns 70

FIAN International recalls that human rights have an important role to play in overcoming intersecting structural oppression

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News | 29-11-2018

Food and Human Rights: Fighting Against Hunger

FIAN International launches its first ever global week of action to shed light on existing threats to our right to food, as well as to encourage those...

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Press Release | 20-11-2018
Peasants' Rights

UN Peasants’ Declaration about to cross the finishing line

After yesterday’s vote, the Declaration just needs the green light by the General Assembly plenary in December.

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Press Release | 19-11-2018
Monitoring and Accountability Extraterritorial Obligations

Austerity policies double food insecurity in Greece

New research on the impacts of austerity measures on food and agriculture in the country.

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News | 14-11-2018
Natural Resources Seeds

The “cutting-edge” technology that puts human rights and ecosystems at risk

The so-called ‘gene drives’ are being promoted by the biotechnology industry as the new magic formula to address health and food challenges, despite...

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