"We belong to one race, the human race and we have only one earth. This solidarity of people must ensure that we put people and the planet before profits. The earth we are given is not just for us but also for those who come after us. They need a tomorrow and that rests on us today."
- Irene Fernandez
WOMEN Assert Our Rights
to Land and Resources
On March 8, International Women's Day, the struggle of rural women shall take center stage through the campaign "Women Assert Our Rights to Land and Resources" that will be launched simultaneously in eight countries in Asia and Africa.