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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Tahira Ali Shah: A martyr for water rights and womens rights

March 18, 2015 | News | 1 Comment |

Tahira Ali Shah (born 1964; † 9 March 2015) The tragic passing of Tahira Ali Shah is an intimate loss…

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From the struggle for food-sovereignty to a United Nations declaration protecting the human rights of small-scale fishers

March 6, 2015 | News, Statement | 0 Comments |

The WFFP urges for better protection of small-scale fishers at the inter-governmental working group of the Human Rights Council on…

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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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Mr. Muhammad Ali Shah of the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum

Seth Macinko Keynote Speech

September 2, 2014 | 6th General Assembly | 3 Comments |

University of Rhode Island Associate Professor Seth Macinko delivering his keynote speech to the delegates of the 6th World Forum…

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