Peasants need rights!
A large coalition for Peasants’ Rights, with Eco Ruralis Association as a member, launches today, the 28th of March 2017, the Petition for Peasants’ Rights (peasantsrights.eu) and asks the EU and its Member States to actively participate in good faith in the elaboration of the "UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and other People Working in Rural Areas". More...
National Strategy Meeting on Political and Network Representation from Romania at food sovereignty events
In January, Eco Ruralis organized a national CSO strategy meeting in Cluj- Napoca, Romania. Participants of this meeting scheduled national and international political and networking events in 2017 that Romanian CSO’s will attend. More...
Statement of Solidarity with the Romanian Peasant
All of the national delegations of the Nyeleni Europe Forum for Food Sovereignty signed a special Statement of Solidarity with the Romanian Peasant. This link shows you Turkey's support with the strength of the European Coordination Via Campesina peasant association Cifci-Sen and other great organizations in that country.
National Strategy Meeting on Food Sovereignty network expansion in Romania and Eastern Europe
In October, Eco Ruralis organized a national CSO strategy meeting in Cluj- Napoca, Romania during the Nyeleni Forum Summer Camp. Participants developed the action plan for expanding the food sovereignty movement and network communication channels. More...
CETA is a bad deal for Romanian peasants and agroecological food producers!
While we struggle to build fair agricultural and food systems in Romania, European and Romanian decision makers seem ready to give up on healthy and local food production for the benefit of multinational corporations and disastrous economic free trade agreements (FTAs). More...
Romania will be hosting the International Forum for Food Sovereignty
Eco Ruralis Association has the honor to announce the organizing of the Nyéléni Europe Forum for Food Sovereignty: www.nyelenieurope.net. The Forum will take place between the 26th and the 30th of October 2016 in Cluj-Napoca. It is the biggest convergence for cooperation and creating common strategies on food and agriculture of food sovereignty movements across more than 42 countries in Europe and Central Asia. It is the second time when such a wide forum for food sovereignty takes place in Europe, after the first edition in 2011, in Krems, Austria. More...