The On-going Tsunami in Sri Lanka: The Case of the Dispossessed and Displaced People of Paanama Village

The National Fisheries Solidarity Movement [NAFSO] of Sri Lanka presents this case as part of the case study portfolio of…

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WFFP Newsletter – November 2016

November 16, 2016 | News, Report, Uncategorized | 0 Comments |

Editorial by Naseegh Jaffer, WFFP General Secretary On November 21, 2016 the World Forum of Fisher People entered our 19th…

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BLUE CARBON: Ocean Grabbing in Disguise?

June 25, 2016 | News, Report | 0 Comments |

New report produced by fisher movements from across the world. The report challenges the political and economic elites and their…

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“Our land is never private”

June 21, 2016 | News, Report | 0 Comments |

“There is a parcel of land they [investors] say is private. Private belonging to who?” asks Christiana Louwa of the…

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Join the frontline communities at our public meeting on 8 December @3-6pm in Paris

November 25, 2015 | News | 0 Comments |

In 1988, the United Nations established the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and since then leaders of the world have…

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World Fisheries Day: WFFP denounces ‘false solutions’ to climate change

November 20, 2015 | News, Press release, Statement | 4 Comments |

WFFP statement on World Fisheries Day 21.11.2015 In the run-up to COP21 in Paris, WFFP denounces ‘false solutions’ to climate…

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Fisherfolks say no to the Coastal Fisheries Initiative

November 9, 2015 | News, Press release, Statement | 0 Comments |

5 November 2015 Joint Press Statement by the World Forum of Fisher Peoples’ (WFFP) and the World Forum of Fish…

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Press statement: WFFP denounces Ocean Grabbing and demands social and economic justice

19 July 2015 During the past days, leaders of the World Forum of Fisher Peoples (WFFP) have gathered in Pondicherry,…

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Human Rights vs. Right Based Fishing: The ideological battleground in Siem Reap

April 28, 2015 | News | 1 Comment |

By the international secretariat of the World Forum of Fisher Peoples – 26 April 2015 On 23-27 March 2014, six…

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Declaration of the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles

World Social Forum, Tunis 23-28 March 2015 Social movements and civil society organizations engaged in the defense of the rights…

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