Agro-ecology and small-scale fisher peoples

March 10, 2015 | News, Statement | 0 Comments |

Nyéléni, Mali, 27 February 2015 “We are the owners of agroecology. It is shaped by farmers and other small-scale producers…

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Jorge Varela, special invitee of the WFFP

Open letter to the President of the Republic of Honduras

February 27, 2015 | News, Statement | 1 Comment |

10 February, 2015 The struggle against Ocean Grabbing is a struggle of all fisher peoples across the world. In solidarity…

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Mr. Muhammad Ali Shah of the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum

WFFP statement to the working group of the Human Rights Council on the Peasants Declaration

February 2, 2015 | News, Statement | 0 Comments |

  “My plea is simple — to reject the commodification of nature. Land grabs were the start of market-led colonisation;…

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World Fisheries Day 2014: Masifundise&Coastal Links South Africas national gender workshop

December 11, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

This world fisheries Day Masifundise Development Trust and Coastal Links embarked on a national gender workshop to brainstorm how ocean…

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World Fisheries Day 2014: Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum’s week of action

December 11, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

  The Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) took to the streets this November to raise awareness about ocean grabbing and to promote…

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Mads Barbesgaard’s Report on Ocean Grabbing

September 3, 2014 | 6th General Assembly | 1 Comment |

Mads Barbesgaards, chairperson of Afrika Kontakt, gives a report on Ocean Grabbing and it’s context within neo-liberalisim and growing inequality,…

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The struggle for Coastal Sovereignty in the Gulf of Fonseca, Honduras

August 27, 2014 | News | 0 Comments |

Honduras’ pristine marine waters are under multiple threats from transnational corporations and investors, as well as powerful politicians. Since the…

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Ocean Grabbing – A Worldwide Threat

August 27, 2014 | Report, Statement | 1 Comment |

  In an address to the United Nations General Assembly in 2012, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to…

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The Global Ocean Grab report cover

A new report on Ocean Grabbing

August 21, 2014 | Report | 1 Comment |

A new report, The Global Ocean Grab, was published by the Transnational Institute, Masifundise and Afrika Kontakt together with WFFP. The…

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