Category: News

MASIPAG published 2020 Digital Newsletters

January 12, 2021

by MASIPAG National Office

To reach a wider audience, MASIPAG decided to publish online its 2020 newsletters. The network published two newsletters last year containing different news, features and other articles about small farmers, agroecology and the impact of the pandemic on agriculture, among others. Click the covers to read the newsletter!

Statement on the International Human Rights Day

December 10, 2020

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG Statement on the International Human Rights Day Human rights, according to the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, are inherent and inalienable to all of us. In particular, the Rome Declaration of Food Security by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization states the right of everyone to “have access to safe and […]

Farmer-Scientist Network calls for investigation of GM Corn production following disastrous region-wide flooding

November 17, 2020

by MASIPAG National Office

In the advent of catastrophic flooding experienced by provinces in Luzon, farmer-scientist network Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) calls on authorities to investigate the rampant cultivation of genetically modified (GM) corn and accompanying herbicide Glyphosate in Cagayan that contributed to the heavy flooding in the province. In the course of two […]