16 Days of Global Action on Agroecology 2019 – Calendar of Activities

Please see below the daily activities of the 16 Days of Global Action on Agroecology 2019. It is an annual campaign aimed at raising awareness and highlighting movements, support groups and rural communities’ works on food sovereignty and agroecology across the globe.

  • Press Release; Information Materials
    Organisation: PAN Asia Pacific
  • International Day of Older Persons and World Habitat Day: “Reading the living books”(Intergenerational dialogue on agrarian changes)
    Organisation / Country: BARCIK / Bangladesh
  • Press Release; Pamphlet Distribution on Agroecology and Food Sovereignty
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India

  • International Day of Non-Violence: Human chain to stop violence against biodiversity
    Organisation / Country: BARCIK / Bangladesh
  • Forum on farmers’ rights in Svay Reing province
    Organisation / Country: CCFC / Cambodia
  • Conversations on “Construction of Action and Agroecological Thinking” with farmers movements and the academe.
    Organisation / Country: National University of Colombia- Palmira Headquarters / Colombia
  • Educational Discussion on Right to Land, Food Sovereignty and Agroecology; Collective Land Cultivation
    Organisation / Country: AGRA / Indonesia
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land (see photos here)
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Forum on Peasant Rights and Struggles (see photos here)
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • Agroecology Local Market
    Organisation / Country: Red de Mercados Agroecologicos Campesinos del Valle del Cauca and Research Group in Agroecology of the National University / Colombia
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Educational Discussion on Right to Land, Food Sovereignty and Agroecology; Collective Land Cultivation 
    Organisation / Country: AGRA / Indonesia
  • Youth Planning and Discussion on Agroecology
    Organisation / Country: PACOS / Malaysia
  • Forum on Peasant Rights and Struggles (see the photos here)
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land (see photos here)
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Collective Land Cultivation
    Organisation / Country: AGRA / Indonesia
  • Local Seed Exchange Among Youth to Protect Traditional Seed; Youth activities in Gardening and Planting Vegetable Seed at Lomunu Training Centre Farm; Flash Mob Photo with Campaign Banner
    Organisation / Country: PACOS / Malaysia
  • Workshops on the Importance of Youth Involvement in Agroecology and Asserting Food Sovereignty
    Organisation / Country: Vikalpani / Sri Lanka

  • World Teachers’ Day: Open class on ecological education and our responsibilities
    Organisation / Country: BARCIK / Bangladesh
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India (see photos here)
  • Integration and Workshop with Peasant Community
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land (see photos here)
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Mass Mobilization in Punjab Province
    Organisation / Country: Roots for Equity and PKMT / Pakistan
  • Integration and Workshop with Peasant Community
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • IPAM Day
    Organisation: PAN Asia Pacific

  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Short film documentation about “Sabuk Gunung : Agroecology With The Cultivation of Koro Plants”
    Organisation / Country: Gita Pertiwi / Indonesia

  • Conversations on “Construction of Action and Agroecological Thinking” with farmers movements and the academe.
    Organisation / Country: National University of Colombia- Palmira Headquarters / Colombia
  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Forum discussion on agroecology of local food sources with ASPORI (Wonogiri Organic Farmers Association) and Business Group Mugi Lancar
    Organisation / Country: Gita Pertiwi / Indonesia

  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Forum on Food Crises, Plantation and Plunder; Book Launching: Imperialist Plunder of Philippine Agriculture: A Research on the Expansion of Plantations Through Agribusiness Venture Arrangements in Mindanao
    Organisation / Country: MASIPAG / Philippines
  • Consultation with Policy Makers and Opinion Leaders; and Presentation of Policy Brief
    Organisation / Country: CGFED / Vietnam

  • Infographics on Youth and Agroecology
    Organisation: PAN Asia Pacific
  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Discussion on Rural Women’s Condition in the Face of Land Grabbing
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • Training on Organic Seed Management @ Davao’s First Organic Barangay, Sibulan Davao City
    Organisation / Country: MASIPAG / Philippines
  • Practical Training for Youth by Women Leaders Who Practice Agroecology in IPAM Field Learning Site at Moneragala
    Organisation / Country: Vikalpani / Sri Lanka

  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Exposure on M. pruriens cultivation with bloggers
    Organisation / Country: Gita Pertiwi / Indonesia
  • Exposure on Agroecology Farms
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • MASIPAG Mindanao Farmers Developed and Adapted Technologies (FDAT) Forum at Surallah National Agricultural School, South Cotabato
    Organisation / Country: MASIPAG / Philippines
  • Integration and Workshop with Fisherfolk Community
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Local Food Festival, campaign on Agroecological Management, Sharing of seeds, raw products and processed foods
    Organisation / Country: Gita Pertiwi / Indonesia
  • Exposure on Agroecology Farms
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • Integration and Workshop with Fisherfolk Community
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines

  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Solidarity and Education for People Struggling for Land
    Organisation / Country: SAHANIVASA / India
  • Radio broadcast about Koro Bean Campaign as an Agroecological Conservation Effort in Dry Land
    Organisation / Country: Gita Pertiwi / Indonesia
  • Exposure on Agroecology Farms
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • Taste-Test of Locally Adapted Rice Varieties at Katanggawan General Santos
    Organisation / Country: MASIPAG / Philippines
  • Visit and Discussions in Lupang Ramos
    Organisation / Country: UMA / Philippines

  • Forums
    Organisation / Country: CCFC / Cambodia
  • Panel Discussion on Agroecology and Food Sovereignty
    Organisation / Country: JVE / Cote D’ivoire
  • Mass Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: AGRA / Indonesia
  • National Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Mass Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: SRED / India
  • Rural Women Agroecology Forum
    Organisation / Country: FAHAMU / Kenya
  • Womens’ Assembly in Haripur, KPK
    Organisation / Country: Roots for Equity and PKMT / Pakistan
  • Lumad School and SAKA Bungkalan (Organic Fertilizer Workshop, etc.)
    Organisation / Country: UMA / Philippines
  • Discussion on Strategies of Managing Sustainable Farms and Seeds Saving with Women and Youth
    Organisation / Country: PAN Africa / Senegal
  • Workshop on sticky rice rehabilitation process with youth, women and media
    Organisation / Country: SRD / Vietnam

  • Press Release
    Organisation: PAN Asia Pacific
  • Open youth speech on “who wants to be a farmer?”
    Organisation / Country: BARCIK / Bangladesh
  • celebrating and asserting the campaign for food sovereignty in a Food Festival; (October 9-16) Popular Education of Dalit, Pastoralist and Small and Marginal Farmer Youth
    Organisation / Country: Food Sovereignty Alliance / India
  • Rallies in the Villages
    Organisation / Country:SAHANIVASA / India
  • Mass Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: SRED / India
  • Mass Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: AGRA / Indonesia
  • National Mobilisation
    Organisation / Country: SERUNI / Indonesia
  • Mass Mobilization in Sindh Province
    Organisation / Country: Roots for Equity and PKMT / Pakistan
  • Forum and Mobilization Versus Rice Liberalization Law at Koronadal City South Cotabato
    Organisation / Country: MASIPAG / Philippines
  • Round Table Discussion on Food Security and Food Sovereignty, PUP; Forum and Film Showing on Food Sovereignty and Peasants Rights, University of the Philippines – Manila; Agroecology and Food Sovereignty Forum, UP-Diliman, Quezon City
    Organisation / Country: NNARA-Youth / Philippines
  • Youth for Agroecology Summi; Human Chain
    Organisation / Country: UMA / Philippines

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