What ILC, OXFAM, RRI Directors want you to know about the Global Call to Action
Mike Taylor (ILC), Winnie Byanyima (Oxfam), Andy White (RRI)
Wednesday, 9th March 2016
Around 2.5 billion people live, work, and depend on indigenous and community lands. They protect about half of the world’s land, but have full ownership rights to just one-fifth of that. Why this massive gap?
Looking Back on the International Day of Rural Women
Wednesday, 21st October 2015
On October 15th, across the globe, ILC members celebrated the International Day of Rural Women. In Latin America, Africa and Asia, rallies, conferences, workshops and events took place to shine a spotlight on the important role women play in agricultural development! These were their experiences...
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”.