Farmers regaining control of their seeds: the alternative to Monsanto in the Philippines

Thursday, 27 October 2016 08:25

In the aftermath of the Monsanto Tribunal (The Hague, 14-16 October 2016) Cris Panerio reflects on the impact of Monsanto in the Philippines and on alternative and more respectful ways of doing agriculture.

Storify: Stop Corporate Abuse with a Binding Treaty

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 14:12

Follow the Storify by the Treaty Alliance directly from Geneva

CIDSE’s engagement for human rights in Geneva

Monday, 24 October 2016 09:39

CIDSE will attend the second session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights (IGWG), taking place in Geneva from 24-28 October 2016.

The Courage to Embrace Radical Choices in the Face of the Climate and Food Crisis

Monday, 17 October 2016 08:05

One of the worst droughts in living memory continues to threaten East and Southern African countries, brought on by the recent El Niño event. More than 40 million people across the continent are projected to be food insecure until early 2017, as maize harvests wither and millions of livestock perish from lack of water and food.

Agroecology: a growing movement for change

Friday, 14 October 2016 13:39

Chiara Martinelli from CIDSE shares her reflections after taking part in the workshop “Climate and agriculture: Harvesting people’s solutions for sustainable food systems” (Brussels, 19-21 September 2016), bringing together participants from the CIDSE network, partners and allies.