ILC Asia Members' Declaration on the International Youth Day
Sunday, 13th August 2017
For the very first time, ILC Asia started 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 brainstormed ideas on youth and land which resulted in 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.
Exitoso primer encuentro de agricultura ecológica y orgánica en la región trifinio y conformación de una red de agricultores sobre el tema
Latin America & the Caribbean
Thursday, 10th August 2017
El 10 y 11 de agosto FUNDE llevó a cabo el “Primer Encuentro de Agricultores Ecológicos y Orgánicos de la Región Trifinio” (El Salvador, Guatemala y Honduras) en Chiquimula-Guatemala con la participación de diversos actores.
Celebrating International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 2017
Wednesday, 9th August 2017
In their International day, the ILC congratulates all Indigenous Peoples of the world for the 10th anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Our Coalition reaffirms the commitment to work together to more effectively support Indigenous Peoples in their struggle for territorial rights and the protection of their environments.
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.