Land in the hands of the few: reflections from the 2017 Global Peasant's Congress

Tuesday, 11th April 2017

On the occasion of the International Congress on Global Peasants Rights, which took place in Germany from March 8th – 10th, 2017, the International Land Coalition supported four members from Guatemala, Iran, Indonesia and Zambia in attending the congress.

CFS High level Forum evokes key role of markets for smallholders, but misses critical references to land.

Stefania Battistelli & Edward Searight, ILC Secretariat
Friday, 3rd July 2015

Last week’s High-Level Forum on Connecting Smallholders to Markets hosted in Rome by the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) sought to “bring together a wide range of concerned stakeholders to discuss issues, challenges and ways to improve the access of smallholders to markets”.