Guy Kasler, peasant rights activist and member of the Confédération Paysanne (France) and La Via Campesina, talks about the importance of the right to seeds for family farmers. Indeed, their ability to produce food and meet their own needs depends on it. But we mustn’t forget that this rights is also important for humanity as a whole, in that peasants feed the vast majority of the planet. Article 19 of UNDROP now enshrines the right to seeds, and we must now make it our own and demand that it be respected and implemented at all levels.
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