4 November 2015. We are the Solution: African Women Organize for Land and Seed Sovereignty is a campaign in West Africa led by rural women to promote ancestral knowledge and put pressure on governments to take seriously the preservation of agriculture.
The a campaign is led by rural women from Senegal, Burkina Faso, Mali, Ghana and Guinea.
In Casamance [Senegal], We Are the Solution has established a platform of 100 grassroots associations. There is a model farm field and a store for marketing family farm products from various kinds of production and hand-tool farming. The store is there to help promote ecologically produced products produced by women. We Are the Solution is also trying to organize a forum on local consumption.
Source: PAEPARD FEED