Tag Archives: Agriculture

Campesino Agriculture: Illusion or Challenge

Source: http://censat.org/es/analisis/la-agricultura-familiar-campesina-ilusion-o-desafio-2 (Translated by Buddy Bell, Volunteer CSN Translator) Author: François Houtart in www.alai.org Worldwide there are movements of campesino …

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The Colombian Countryside Needs More Than a Land Fund

Source: http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php/desarrollo/94-general/1347-el-campo-colombiano-necesita-mas-que-un-fondo-de-tierras (Translated by Deryn Collins, a CSN Volunteer Translator). The creation of a land fund, proposed in negotiations between …

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The Greed for Gold Leaves New Craters

Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/la-avidez-por-el-oro-deja-nuevos-crateres (Translated by Haley Olig, a CSN Intern) Colombia. The extraction of precious metal is put on standby as …

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Campesino Protest Generates Tensions in the Negotiations at the Antioquia Agricultural Summit

{Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator} Saturday, May 2, 2015, 2:15 pm By Yhoban Camilo Hernandez Cifuentes   The …

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Agricultural development model is unsustainable

Agricultural development model is unsustainable [Translated by Rudy Heller, CSN Volunteer Translator] Source: http://www.agenciadenoticias.unal.edu.co/ndetalle/article/modelo-de-desarrollo-agrario-no-es-sostenible.html This information may be reproduced in full …

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CSN Newsletter Winter 2014

Click here for the CSN Winter 2014 Newsletter Newsletter Content: Local, Regional and National Agrarian Organizing in Cauca Solidarity Economy …

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Catatumbo on a state of alert following threats in the town of El Tarra

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, CSN volunteer translator) Source: Equipo Juridico Pueblos Monday 10 November 2014 On the 29 October of …

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Letter: Congress of the Peoples at the Agricultural Summit

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, a CSN volunteer translator) COMRADES AND FRIENDS Greetings and best wishes, Ever since April 28, thousands …

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Expert questions the future of Colombian Agriculture

Translated by: Elaine Fuller, a CSN volunteer translator Edited by: Ashley Miller, a CSN volunteer editor and Nora Walker, a …

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Héctor Moncayo: “Free trade agreements are a world-wide weave of new laws that favor business groups”

Translated by Amy Ness Edited by Susan Tritten   On Thursday April 12th at the People’s Summit, the Thematic Forum …

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