Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
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CERAI is a rural development NGO which works to promote sustainable and environmentally-friendly transformation of rural societies, helping them to become self-sufficient in terms of their dietary needs. Communities retain their cultural identity and the integrity of their resources, by means of international cooperation and rural development, as well as by promoting gender equality. CERAI promotes food sovereignty, agroecology, sustainable rural development and the the recognition of the fundamental role that rural women play in the advancement of society.
CERAI aims for specialized training of farmers, as well of future professionals of the rural and agricultural sector working in international cooperation, agroecology, sustainable rural development, and traditional knowledge. The promotion and raising of awareness on food sovereignty issues occur amongst both developed and underdeveloped societies, amongst rural and urban populations.