Kathmandu Declaration

The Kathmandu Declaration was issued by ILC members at the International Conference, “Securing Rights to Land for Peace and Food Security,” organized on the occasion of the Fourth ILC Global Assembly. The event took place in Kathmandu, Nepal from 21-23 April 2009. The Conference was jointly sponsored by ILC and the Government of Nepal,and hosted by the Community Self-Reliance Centre (CSRC). Co-hosting the Conference was a consortium of Nepal civil society organizations composed of the Federation of Community Forest Users Network (FECOFUN), MODE Nepal, the NGO Federation of Nepal (NFN), the National Land Rights Concerns Group (NLRCG) and the National Land Rights Forum (NLRF).