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  • IPC Handbook

    IPC Handbook

    This handbook is intended to provide a brief synthesis of the history of the IPC and a description of its present organization and ways of working in its inter face with international intergovernmental processes relevant to food sovereignty.

    The purpose is to provide useful background information to people from IPC member organizations who are called on to serve as spokespersons in international processes.

  • CSOs Latin American and Caribbean Consultation on the implementation of farmers’ rights to Plant Genetic Resources for Food & Agriculture 1

    CSOs Latin American and Caribbean Consultation on the implementation of farmers’ rights to Plant Genetic Resources for Food & Agriculture

    The 40 participants representing farmers, indigenous, women and pastoralist organizations of the Regional Consultation of Latin America and the Caribbean on the Implementation of Farmers’ Rights coming from 13 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting in Seberí, Río Grande do Sul, Brazil, between 17 and 20 of April, 2018 celebrated the opportunity to meet each other to continue weaving alliances, links and exchanges, strengthening our commitment to defend the seeds for Food Sovereignty.

  • CSO African Consultation on the implementation of Farmers’ Rights

    CSOs African Consultation on the implementation of farmers’ rights to Plant Genetic Resources for Food & Agriculture

    Download here the Final Report     CSO African Consultation on the implementation of Farmers’ Rights CIFAN Nyéléni Village – Selingue, Mali From 17 to 20 July 2018   Introduction Forty participants, from 17 African countries, representing peasants, pastoralists, small-scale farmers, women organizations, NGOs and organizations active in food sovereignty, met from 17 to 20…

  • CSOs Consultation of Asia and Pacific on farmers' rights to Plant Genetic Resources for Food & Agriculture

    CSOs Asian and Pacific Consultation on the implementation of farmers’ rights to Plant Genetic Resources for Food & Agriculture

    The following document is the result of the Regional Consultation held in Kediri, East Java (Indonesia) concerning the implementation of Article 9 of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture. The Consultation was attended by 40 participants representing peasants and other small-scale farmers, indigenous peoples and women from Asia and the…

  • CSO Declaration at the 31st FAO Regional Conference for Europe and Central Asia

    CSO Declaration at the 31st FAO Regional Conference for Europe and Central Asia Budapest 27/04/2018 To download the PDF click  HERE As Civil Society Organisations (small-scale farmers, pastoralists, fishers, Indigenous People, agricultural and food workers, consumers, women, youth and NGOs) from across different regions, we are rights holders and active members of the food system.  Through…

  • CSOs Declaration at the 30th FAO Regional conference for Africa

    Nous, les 36 représentants des petits et moyens agriculteurs, des femmes rurales et des jeunes, des pêcheurs, des travailleurs agricoles, des éleveurs, des peuples autochtones, des paysans sans terre, des consommateurs et des ONG représentant les OSC nationales, régionales et internationales de 23 pays se sont rencontrés à Khartoum , Soudan, les 22 et 23 janvier 2018 pour la consultation des OSC dans le cadre de la 30e Conférence régionale de la FAO pour l’Afrique qui se tiendra du 19 au 23 février 2018.

  • CSOs Declaration at the 35th FAO Regional Conference for Latin America

    La Consulta se realizó en la Comarca Guna Yala, del 31 de enero al 3 de febrero de 2018, con la presencia de representantes de movimientos y organizaciones sociales regionales y sub regionales de Pueblos Indígenas, campesinos, agricultores familiares, pescadores artesanales, mujeres, afrodescendientes, jóvenes, trabajadores rurales, consumidores, ambientalistas y de derechos humanos. También participaron, como invitados, oficiales regionales de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO).

  • CSOs Declaration at the 34th FAO Regional Conference for the Near East and North Africa

    7-11 May 2018 We, the civil society organizations of the Near East and the North Africa region, gathering in Beirut from 19 to 21 February 2018 at the invitation of FAO and hosted by the GAIA Association to develop the contribution of civil society to the 34th FAO Regional Conference held in Rome from the…

  • SMALL-SCALE FOOD PRODUCERS AND CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS AT THE II INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON AGROECOLOGY

    Rome, 5 April 2018 Intervention by Organizations of Small-Scale Food Producers and Civil Society Organizations at the II International Symposium on Agroecology Convened by Fao    We are delegates of different organizations and social movements of small-scale food producers. We are peasants, fisherfolk and fish workers, indigenous and traditional peoples, pastoralists and nomads, agricultural and…

  • The IPC Statement from Paarl (Cape Town)

    We build a global food system based on our agroecology and food sovereignty! 16 March 2018 International Planning Committee for Food Sovereignty (IPC) We, the representatives of peasants and family farmers, landless, rural women and rural youth, fishers and fish workers, agricultural workers, hunters and gatherers, pastoralists and herders, Indigenous Peoples, and food consumers from…