Category: Statements

Continuing the Uphill Struggle for Genuine Agrarian Reform, Farmer-Scientist Network MASIPAG Enjoins Everyone in Demanding Justice for the Victims of the Mendiola Massacre 

January 22, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

Today, the country observes the 36th year since the bloody Mendiola Massacre where twenty thousand peasant farmers marched to Mendiola to demand for genuine agrarian reform only to be met with a hail of bullets from the state forces leaving 13 dead and more than a hundred injured from the side of the landless peasant […]

MASIPAG on Marcos’ IRRI Visit

January 18, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

LOS BANOS, LAGUNA | Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) enjoins everyone to keep vigilant with regards to the visit of President Marcos to the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) last November 29, 2022. Since coming into power last May, President Marcos Jr. has been consistent with his pronouncement to revive his […]

Farmers rise against climate imperialism, forward farmer-led agroecology in asserting climate justice

January 18, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

As the world calls for global day of action for climate justice, farmer-led network Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) is one with the peasants of the world in achieving climate justice by fighting climate imperialism. While the peoples’ delegations of the global south participating in #COP27 are currently fighting for the […]