Building South to South cooperation - Kenyan Peasant League's story
The United Nations established 12th of September as International Day for South – South Cooperation perceiving it as a manifestation of solidarity among peoples and countries of the South that contributes to their national well-being, their national and collective self-reliance and the attainment of internationally agreed development goals, including the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
To celebrate this day we thereby invite you to the meeting and the dialogue with perspectives directly from the global South. Kenyan Peasant League (KPL) is a social movement of Kenyan Peasant farmers and Consumers whose main is to promote peasant farming, family farming, agro-ecology, food sovereignty, climate justice, peasant feminism and smallholder faming so as to promote food sovereignty. KPL cooperates with various Peasants Farmers Movement in Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe, DRC, Brazil, Poland, Italy, Denmark, Mali, Guinea, India, Morocco, and Tanzania on the fields of: peasants rights, human rights, peasant feminism, debts, public policies & services, religion balance, sexual & gender-based violence, access to natural resources, to rural and urban informal settlements.
their vision of cooperation with other countries of the region. Representatives will also talk about the challenges and satisfaction they experience through their daily work.
Together with the audience, the KPL representation will debate the role and importance of letting the voices of representatives of the global South be heard and being brought to the main narration, especially in international debates.
The meeting will be held by Magda Jarocka – volunteer of KPL.
LINK TO THE MEETING: https://zoom.us/j/92833315260?pwd=ZXB0SXowL0dkVm1hL2xEUVRNL0pzUT09
Meeting organized by The Old Town Culture house in cooperation with Kenyan Peasant League and Foundation Twiga.
Wspierane przez iCagenda