The document explains the results of the Specialized Meeting on Family Farming in Mercosur.
UPA (Spain) and PDRR (Central America) are involved in this network that brings together wills in favour of Family Farming and sustainable rural development.
Based on the agreement in Brasilia, the global campaign in favour of Family Farming will be extended.
Land governance for inclusive development, justice and sustainability: time for action.
AsiaDHRRA publishes its 2012-2014 Network Report.
As a result of the efforts driven civil society, legislative and budgetary changes benefiting Family Farming have been achieved in eleven countries. Other 22 change initiatives are underway.
The award by the Foundation for Rural Studies recognizes the "effort and tenacity" of WRF members to "mobilize society worldwide" around the IYFF-2014.
Authors between 22 and 35 years old may submit their essays to this contest driven by IPDRS.
Francis Ngang (Inades Formation): "We request African states real investments for Family Farming; they must say no to any initiative, confessed or not, to favour industrial agriculture".
The conference 'Family Farming to food waste' on 14 July discussed various proposals to avoid food waste; it is estimated that one third of the world's food production is lost before consumption.
In addition to farmers, distributors and chefs, the debate will be joined by Niki Charalampopoulou, member of the international movement against food waste Feeding the 5,000 and Danielle Nierenberg, founder of Food Tank.