Caitlin Schroering

Caitlin Schroering is a PhD Candidate in Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh. She has a background in environmental and social justice organizing and her dissertation research examines transnational right-to-water movements. Email:

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This radical framing of the rights of rural producers to determine what and how they produce helps ensure the health of the environment as well as people and cultures. (Photo: Wendy Stone/Corbis via Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Global Peasant Declaration Represents Huge Advance for Human Rights
Later this month, the United Nations General Assembly is expected to pass a new Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and other People Working in Rural Areas, following more than a decade of work by La Via Campesina , or “the peasant’s way” and other social movements. Via Campesina came together in...
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