Monthly Archives: March 2011

International Consortium Calls for Farmers’ Rights based on Biocultural Heritage

SAN FRANCISCO –  An international consortium is calling for a broad-based approach based on biocultural heritage for implementing farmers’ rights under the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.
The consortium, including IIED, Asociacion ANDES (Peru), Centre for Chinese Agricultural Policy (China) and Ecoserve (India), prepared a paper for the Fourth Governing Body […]