29 April: Realizing peasants’ and indigenous peoples’ right to seeds

Key issues and challenges for the implementation of farmers’ rights and international negotiations”

Date: April 29, 2021
Time: 15.00 – 16.30 CEST


Welcome and opening remarks: Ms. Alimata Traoré, Convergence des Femmes Rurales pour la Souveraineté Alimentaire (Mali)/IPC

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Presentation of the new guide “Recovering the Cycle of Wisdom: Beacons of Light Toward the Right to Seeds.”

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Panel discussion with:

• Mr. Michael Fakhri, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
• Mr. Kent Nnadozie, ITPGRFA Secretary
• Ms. Modester Kachapila Milinyu, Malawi Plant Genetic Resources Centre
• Mr. Tanmay Joshi, La Via Campesina/IPC
• Mr. Mourtala Issa Zakari, National Institute for Agronomic Research of Niger

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Q&A session

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Moderator: Ms. Maryam Rahmanian, International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems (IPES-Food) 

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Languages: English, Spanish, French

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