Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA)

Location

Quezon City
Philippines
14° 39' 57.9852" N, 121° 1' 3.36" E
PAKISAMA is a national peasant confederation and movement towards the empowerment of small farmers, fishers, rural women, youth, and indigenous peoples. It envisions humane, gender-sensitive and environmentally sound rural societies where peoples control and own the basic means of production and exchange, critically and actively participate in governance, protect and care for the environment, and live the values of authentic humanism in a Philippine society characterized by justice, freedom, democracy and national sovereignty.

Reason:

PAKISAMA is a national peasant confederation and movement towards the empowerment of small farmers, fishers, rural women, youth, and indigenous peoples. It envisions humane, gender-sensitive and environmentally sound rural societies where peoples control and own the basic means of production and exchange, critically and actively participate in governance, protect and care for the environment, and live the values of authentic humanism in a Philippine society characterized by justice, freedom, democracy and national sovereignty. It was established in 1986 with the facilitation of its NGO partner, PhilDHRRA. With 28 full time staff in five regional and one national offices,

Organization:

Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA)

First name:

Raul

Last name:

Socrates Banzuela

City:

Quezon City

Country:

Philippines