Agriculture  |  Events  |  08.03.2012

How to stop global land grabbing

International capital, multinational enterprises, and even some governments are increasingly taking control over farmland around the world. This conference, organised by the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament discusses what can be done for these practices to be stopped.

Event: Conference about fair access to land and food

Date: 8 March 2012, 15:00 to 18:30 

Place: European Parliament, Brussels, ASP 1G3

Language: English, French, German

The conference wishes to highlight the problem of land grabbing in the global food crisis and the human right to food, to present existing alternative land management models and encourage decision makers to implement new instruments for sustainable land ownership models. 

It is organised at the initiative of Greens/EFA Members of the European Parliament Ska Keller, Barbara Lochbihler, José Bové, Martin Häusling and Alyn Smith.

Please register before 5 March 2012!