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Movements, Civil Society Counter Anti-people UN Food Systems Summit

Sunday, 26 September 2021, 6:24 am | PCFS Global

Big corporations steer UN Food Systems Summit; Global South pushes back 25 September 2021 The Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems slammed the recently concluded UN Food Systems Summit (UN FSS) for paving the way for greater control of big corporations ... More >>

Int'l Coalition To UNHRC: Hold Myanmar Military Junta Accountable For Bloody Protest Crackdown

Thursday, 4 March 2021, 7:36 am | PCFS Global

An international movement of grassroots groups of small food producers and food sovereignty advocates urged the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to take a stronger stance on the political crisis in Myanmar, following the violent clash ... More >>

PCFS STATEMENT | Defy The Military Junta And Defeat Its Fascist Rule! Stand With The Burmese Peoples!

Thursday, 25 February 2021, 7:48 am | PCFS Global

Some snapshots of the February 22 nationwide general strike in Myanmar , also known as the 22222 Spring Revolution The People’s Coalition on Food Sovereignty (PCFS) salutes the continuing defiance of tens of thousands of Burmese peoples against the ... More >>

Stop The Attacks! Stand With Farmers!

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 7:28 am | PCFS Global

The new year kicked off with intensified repression targeting the rural sector. The People’s Coalition on Food Sovereignty slams the escalating state attacks against farmers and indigenous peoples in many countries across the globe. We call out these ... More >>

PCFS On India's Farmers Protest

Monday, 11 January 2021, 6:56 pm | PCFS Global

The People’s Coalition on Food Sovereignty welcomes the new year with salute to the sustained militance of the millions of India’s farmers protesting the Three Farm Acts and other enacted neoliberal reforms in the country. PCFS expresses its ... More >>

UN Rights Expert Pledges To Amplify Rural Voices In Upcoming UN Food Systems Summit

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 8:40 am | PCFS Global

Rural groups and food sovereignty advocates from around the world organized an independent digital dialogue to engage with UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food Michael Fakhri and his predecessor Hilal Elver on the demands and recommendations they want ... More >>

India's Farmers Protest Passage Of 3 Farm Acts

Saturday, 3 October 2020, 2:47 pm | PCFS Global

Farmers hold protests nationwide to oppose the passage of the anti-farmer reforms. Photo from NDTV Despite the nationwide protests on September 25th, President Ramnath Kovind gave assent to the three farm bills on Sunday 27-September 2020, recently ... More >>