Regional Approaches to Land Justice and Food Sovereignty

Document type:
Seminar video

Date of seminar:
15th November 2017

Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Seminar speakers:
Professor Bernardo Mancano Fernandes (Sao Paulo State University, Brazil)
Dr Alana Mann (University of Sydney, Australia)
Dr Thais Tartalha (Sao Paulo State University, Brazil)
Dr Luis Felipe Rincón (University of Quindio, Columbia/ Sao Paulo State University, Brazil)

Respondent: Dr Jeff Neilson (University of Sydney, Australia)
Respondent: Professor Philip Hirsch (Chiang Mai University, Thailand)

Discussant: Dr Chusak Wittayapak (Chiang Mai University, Thailand)
Moderator: Dr Chayan Vaddhanaphuti (Chiang Mai University, Thailand)

“Land grabbing”, “food sovereignty”, “territory”, and “territorialisation” are understood differently from one place to another. In this seminar, a group of visiting scholar-activists from Brazil, Colombia and Australia will discuss key ways in which debates are framed in Latin America and Australasia, followed by comparative reflections from Southeast Asia.

Video link:
Full seminar