Written By NAFSO on Monday, March 29, 2010 | 4:24:00 AM
PANAP organized CSO Regional Consultation meeting on FAO Guide lines for Land and Natural Resource took placed in Tenure -Kuala Lumpur, from 24 to 27 March 2010 and the main objective of the program were to identify and to make an inventory of key problems related to land and NR tenure in Asia, to propose solutions to these problems ,to identify what people expect from these guidelines and from FAO. to prepare the Asian input for own CSO guidelines to be elaborated after all consultation meetings according to Mr. Priyankara Kostha who attend in this program representing National Fisheries Solidarity Movement. (NAFSO).
Malaysia, Indonesia, Korea, Philippines, Germany, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka groups participated the program representing following sectors. Agriculture sector, Indigenous sectors, Colonial Agriculture Forest and water, rural women as well as Fish folk sector.
“Then we all could understand the reality and commonality of the Land and Natural Resource Tenure in the region therefore we hope to share our experience with local working groups and take this issue forward’’ said Mr. Kostha to www.nafosonline.blogspot.com web.