• kenyaandwsf act352 peasants rights twitter chat and un declaration seminar report

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Act352 tiwtter chat and seminar report on peasants rights 


 WHO IS CONVENING  :  KPL Kenya peasants league

With the placing of this activity in WSF 2016 extension dynamics,KPL  confirm they consider themselves, as per their own internal decision processes  to be a  participating instance in the world social forum process, as both described in the  Charter of principles of world social forum  

WHEN   April 17 and 17 to 21: 

WHERE   kenya and south africa

WHAT    twitter chat and attendance in a seminar in south africa 

On 17 to 21 April 2017, on behalf of the Kenyan Peasants League, I attended a Workshop on the Draft UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas convened by La Via Campesina in Cape Town South Africa to discuss the draft and make amendments to it.

The workshop proposed amendments to the Draft which we shall share in due course after which we shall write letters to various states including Kenya to lobby them to support the amendments.

Kindly find attached with this email the Draft UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas. The Draft will be going to to the Human Rights Council of the UN in May for the Fourth Reading.

On behalf of the Kenyan Peasants League and Via Campesina, we request shall be requesting for your support in signing the letter which we shall share in due course. 

We have planned a meeting on 25 April 2017 at 9am 

>>  HOW IS REMOTE PARTICIPATION INCLUDED : join the permanent skype chat room preferably with but also without skype account  :https://join.skype.com/pXLr74YvkmLj