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The publication sought to showcase the role of international aid in situations of national conflict, particularly in relation to issues of militarism and food sovereignty. It contains four case studies from four global regions: Colombia from Latin America and the Caribbean, Ethiopia from East Africa, Pakistan from South Asia, and Palestine from Middle East and North Africa.

 
The People’s Coalition on Food Sovereignty (PCFS) condemns the TPLF-led government of Ethiopia for the death of hundreds during a protest at a religious festival in Bishoftu, 25 miles from the country’s capital Addis Ababa last Sunday, October 2. Food sovereignty is one of the most important demands being advanced by the indigenous people of Oromo who participated in the protest. 
 

PCFS condemns the recent spate of killings of activist farmers belonging to organizations affiliated with the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP) or Peasant Movement of the Philippines.

PCFS to mark October 12 as Farmers’ Day of Action for Food Justice, calls on all member formations to hold forums, rallies and other activities and carry the call "Food Justice Now!".

PCFS supports hundreds of Brazilian farmers who occupied the Planning Ministry’s office in central Brasilia. (With Spanish version)

PCFS opposes the US and South Korean governments’ decision to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) to the town of Seongju in North Geongsang, South Korea.

IPMSDL stands with the Standing Rock Sioux and Lakota indigenous peoples against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in the US.

The undersigned organizations express full support for the International Monsanto Tribunal in The Hague scheduled on 14-16 October 2016.

A sign-on statement supporting the renewed peace process between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) towards the attainment of a just and lasting peace in the country.

Mapithel Dam Affected Villagers Organization (MDAVO) with CRA, Manipur organized a protest meet against the commissioning plan of Mapithel dam by September 2016. The action was held on 8 August 2016 at Riha Village in Mapithel hill range, Manipur.

PCFS supports the international campaign against OceanaGold mining operations.

The PCFS Executive Committee will be arriving in the Philippines to attend the International Conference for Peoples’ Rights in the Philippines (ICPRP) this July 2016.

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