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Keeping Seeds in Peoples’ Hands

Keeping Seeds in Peoples' Hands


The Watch 2016 warns seeds and biodiversity are under threat as a result of the increasing corporate capture and the states’ neglect. Gathering the views of civil society organizations, social movements and scholars the world over, the renowned publication exposes how business seeks to privatize, monopolize and control seeds by patenting and commodifying this very source of life at the expense of peoples’ human rights and the maintenance of biodiversity. Peasant seeds systems, which feed the world and are resilient in times of natural disasters, are at risk.

For more information please visit Global Network for the Right to Food and Nutrition Website



Mohamed Aden Guun - ISTVS IT and Data Manager

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