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ILC Asia Members' Declaration on the International Youth Day

Sunday, 13th August 2017

For the very first time, ILC Asia starts the discussion to include the youths within its struggle over land. Young farmers from five Asian countries gathered in Bogor, Indonesia from the 10th to 12th of August 2017. Participants in the regional gathering aimed to brainstorm ideas on youth and land which resulted to a common agenda of working together for a campaign with the commitments of organizations who participated. The initiative called “Securing the Future: Land Rights for Rural Youths” was opened on the occasion of International Youth Day 2017.

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Unifying the heterogeneity to collectively pursue a shared vision fighting for equal rights for women

Thursday, 3rd August 2017

An inspiring and lively training on grassroots leadership was organized by our member, SWADHINA, in Kalkuta, India. Diverse participants and presenters coming from different castes, states and other backgrounds took part in the training. It was a good opportunity for participants to learn and share experiences from one another. It allowed them to have a better understanding of what type of leadership can be exercised at a practical level, especially when it comes to women’s land rights.

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KPA encourages TORA implementation through the Forestry Area Relinquishment Scheme

Thursday, 3rd August 2017

In relation to the current situation of agrarian conflict and poverty occurring in the forestry area of Indonesia, KPA (Konsorsium Pembaruan Agraria) and its network met with Siti Nurbaya, the Minister of  the Forestry and Environment Ministry (KLHK), to discuss further on the Agrarian Reform in forestry area. 

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2017 HLPF : Land rights as a way to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

Wednesday, 12th July 2017

As 2017 High Level Political Forum takes place in New York during 10-19 July 2017, ASIA takes its position to ensure that Land Rights is one of the crucial element to achieve the SDGs.

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Finding repository knowledge on green revolution history in Indonesia

Monday, 10th July 2017

When the Indonesian Government finds it important to expose the Indonesian students with the Green Revolution knowledge, they seek facts and inputs from one of the ILC Member in Indonesia, Sajogyo Institute (SAINS),  to perceive alternative views about the Green Revolution practice in Indonesia.

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Our commitment: Secure territorial rights for Indigenous Peoples

Monday, 10th July 2017

Asia is home to more than half of the world’s population, where about 260 million indigenous peoples are spreading throughout the continent, making it the most culturally diverse region in the world. 

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