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Farmers Mobilize around the World Against Free Trade Agreements and for Food Sovereignty


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Farmers Mobilize around the World Against Free Trade Agreements and for Food Sovereignty

WASHINGTON - Today thousands of women and men farmers of the international peasant movement La Via Campesina mobilize worldwide against Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) which affect peasant and small-scale agriculture and national food sovereignty. Since April 17, 1996[1] La Via Campesina celebrates this day as a global day of action with allies and friends.

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