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  1. Mads Barbesgaard

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    Mads Barbesgaard is a researcher with the Agrarian & Environmental Justice and the Myanmar in Focus programmes. He works on issues related to land and ocean politics. He is currently pursuing a PhD at the Department of Human Geography at Lund University, where his research interrogates struggles around access to- and control of natural resources under the state-mediated capitalist...

  2. Alberto Alonso-Fradejas

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    Alberto Alonso-Fradejas (PhD in Development Studies/Political Ecology, ISS-EUR) is a researcher at the Agrarian and Environmental Justice Program of the Transnational Institute (TNI), a post-doc researcher at the ISS and a research fellow of the Guatemalan Institute of Agrarian and Rural Studies (IDEAR). He is Reviews Section Co-editor of the Journal of Peasant Studies. He has been working for...

  3. World Forum of Fisher Peoples

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    The World Forum of Fisher Peoples (WFFP) is a mass-based social movement of small-scale fisher people from across the world, founded on 21 November 1997 in New Delhi, India, by a number of mass-based organisations from the Global South. WFFP was established in  response to the increasing pressure being placed on small-scale fisheries, including habitat destruction, anthropogenic pollution,...

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    Fair, Green and Global

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    The Fair Green and Global (FGG) alliance is an alliance of six civil society organisations. Both ENDS is the lead agency, and other member organisations are: ActionAid, Clean Clothes Campaign, Milieudefensie (Friends of the Earth Netherlands), SOMO and Transnational Institute.

  5. Asia-Europe Peoples Forum

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    AEPF is an interregional network of progressive civil society organisations across Asia and Europe. For the past fourteen years, AEPF has remained the only continuing network linking Asian and European NGOs and social movements. It has assumed the unique function of fostering people's solidarity across the two regions and has become a vehicle for advancing the people's voice within Asia...

  6. South Solidarity Initiative

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    The South Solidarity Initiative (SSI), set up in April 2013, is a knowledge-activist hub currently hosted by ActionAid India. The SSI aims to encourage critical debate and policy intervention on international issues related to India, be in solidarity with social movements and progressive actors in the south and push for alternatives that articulate a new internationalism.

  7. Watergrabbing platform

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    The Platform is meant to be a support instrument for specific mobilization campaignes promoted by Movements, Comittees, NGOs and Associations that are engaged in fighting water grabbing phenomena and the alienation of human right to potable water and to health services.

  8. World Forum of Fisher Peoples

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    The World Forum of Fisher Peoples (WFFP) is a mass-based social movement of small-scale fisher people from across the world, founded on 21 November 1997 in New Delhi, India, by a number of mass-based organisations from the Global South. WFFP was established in response to the increasing pressure being placed on small-scale fisheries, including habitat destruction, anthropogenic pollution,...

  9. Timothé Feodoroff

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    Freelancer

    Timothé Feodoroff is a political scientist and activist who brought his enthusiasm to TNI shortly after graduating from an MA in Agricultural and Rural Development Studies from the Institute of Social Studies (The Hague) in 2012. His work focuses on land, water and fisheries issues, and other related issues such as the bioeconomy....

  10. Amigos de la Tierra Internacional (FOEI)

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    Somos la federación ambientalista de base más grande del mundo, con 76 grupos nacionales y alrededor de 5.000 grupos locales en cada continente. Con más de 2 millones de miembros y seguidores en todo el mundo, realizamos campañas sobre los problemas ambientales y sociales más acuciantes. Combatimos el actual modelo de globalización económica y corporativa, y promovemos soluciones que ayudarán a...

  11. Friends of the Earth International (FOEI)

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    We are the world's largest grassroots environmental network, uniting 76 national member groups and some 5,000 local activist groups on every continent. With over 2 million members and supporters around the world, we campaign on today's most urgent environmental and social issues. We challenge the current model of economic and corporate globalization, and promote solutions that will help to...

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    The Land Deal Politics Initiative (LDPI)

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    Globally, powerful transnational actors are tapping into lands outside their own borders to provide sufficient food and energy security at home....

  13. Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (ICAS)

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    The Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (ICAS) is a community of like-minded scholars, development practitioners and activists from different parts of the world who are working on agrarian issues. It is based at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, Netherlands.

  14. Nyeleni Europe

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    In recent years, the growth in collective land struggles, consumer-producer networks, community supported agriculture and other initiatives which are putting Food Sovereignty into practice at a local level have emerged....

  15. International Planning Committee for Food Sovereignty

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    The International Planning Committee for Food Sovereignty is an international network that brings together several organizations representing farmers, fisherfolks and small and medium scale farmers, agricultural workers and indigenous peoples, as well as NGOs, providing a common room for mobilization that holds together local struggles and global debate. Therefore the IPC constitutes, on the...

  16. Ecologistas en Acción

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    Ecologists in Action is a federation of over 300 environmental groups distributed by towns and cities. Forms part of a social ecology, which means that environmental problems are rooted in a model of production and consumption increasingly globalized, which also derive from other social problems, and to be transformed if we want to avoid the ecological crisis....

  17. Journal of Peasant Studies

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    One of the leading journals in the field of rural development. It was founded on the initiative of Terence J. Byres and its first editors were Byres, Charles Curwen and Teodor Shanin. It provokes and promotes critical thinking about social structures, institutions, actors and processes of change in and in relation to the rural world. It encourages inquiry into how agrarian power relations...

  18. FoodFirst Information and Action Network

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    FIAN is an international human rights organization that has advocated for the realization of the right to food for more than 20 years. FIAN consists of national sections and individual members in over 50 countries around the world. FIAN is a not-for-profit organization without any religious or political affiliation and has consultative status to the United Nations.

  19. La Via Campesina

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    La Via Campesina is the international movement which brings together millions of peasants, small and medium-size farmers, landless people, women farmers, indigenous people, migrants and agricultural workers from around the world. It defends small-scale sustainable agriculture as a way to promote social justice and dignity. It strongly opposes corporate driven agriculture and transnational...

  20. Pietje Vervest

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    Programmes Director

    Pietje Vervest is an economic anthropologist. She has specialised in the European Union's trade and investment agenda and in the international investment regime. At TNI she coordinates the Economic Justice Programme and the Myanmar in Focus Programme, is part of the Coordination Group of the Seattle to Brussels network and is the European anchor of the Asia-Europe People's Forum.  

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