International Day of Peasants’ Struggles: Success stories from young peasants in Nicaragua

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  • Video: Organic Farming Ends Hunger

    Video: Organic Farming Ends Hunger

    Organic farming helps poor farmers find a way out of poverty and hunger. This video lists the most convincing points.
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  • Bravo! Las Pavas wins Colombia’s National Peace Prize

    Bravo! Las Pavas wins Colombia’s National Peace Prize

    SWISSAID congratulates its former partner organisation, the Asocab farmers’ organisation, on being awarded Colombia’s National Peace Prize this week. For more than ten years the association was involved in a peaceful fight for the 123 farmers from Las Pavas to be able to carry on cultivating their agricultural land covering approximately 1,300 hectares.
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  • End hunger - the organic way

    End hunger - the organic way

    It’s actually absurd: although the region is fertile, almost the only onions available in Guinea-Bissau are imported from Senegal and Holland. But domestic cultivation only has positives: it is an effective way of fighting hunger and providing families with urgently needed cash.
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