Registration Open | People’s Assembly & Monsanto Tribunal | 14 - 16 October 2016, The Hague, Netherlands
Together, IFOAM – Organics International, Navdanya, Organic Consumers Association, Biovision and many more are organizing The People’s Assembly as well as The Monsanto Tribunal, 14 -16 October 2016 in The Hague, Netherlands. You can register for both events here.
The People’s Assembly for The Future of Our Food & The Future of Our Planet, will be a gathering of movements, seed savers, seed defenders, farmers and growers as well as civilians. Key participants include Vandana Shiva, Andre Leu, Ronnie Cummins, Hans Herren, Percy Schmeiser, and many more leading figures. You can learn more about the People’s Assembly here.
The Monsanto Tribunal will present evidence of their crimes against humanity and ecocide. The judges include Dior Fall Sow, Senegal, consultant to the International Criminal Court, former Advocate General at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Francoise Tulkens, Belgium, vice chair, Scientific Committee of the European Union Fundamental Rights' Agency, and former vice-president at the European Court of Human Rights, and Upendra Baxi, India, professor of law, the University of Warwick, and former president of the Indian Society of International Law. They will hear testimonies from victims, and deliver an advisory opinion following procedures of the International Court of Justice. You can learn more about the Monsanto Tribunal here.
We look forward to seeing you there.