UAWC holds a consultative meeting to establish the Palestinian farmers' movement
Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) held a consultative meeting to establish
the Palestinian Farmers movement.
The meeting was attended by
a number of farmers and representatives of agricultural, social and economic organizations.
The attendees agreed on the importance of establishing a movement for
Palestinian farmers to defend their rights.
During the meeting, UAWC confirmed
that since it has gained the first Arab membership in the La Via Campasina in
2013, it seeks to establish the Palestinian farmers movement that will have a
On the other hand, the participants
farmers in the meeting stressed on the importance of a movement that can represent
their issues and rights widely
participants agreed on to continue the conversations for the establishment of
the Palestinian Farmers Movement.