The Arab Group for the Protection of Nature
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APN seeks to strengthen the capacity of the Arab peoples to sustain the region's natural resources and gain sovereignty over them , particularly in areas suffering from war and occupation.
Consultations in Nairobi, Kenya
The Working Group on Impacts of Wars and Conflicts held consultations called for by APN in conjunction with the German 'Bread for the World' institution on the sidelines of the World Social Forum in Nairobi, Kenya, in January, 2007. Representatives from a number of environmental groups and CSOs from world countries took part in the meeting including delegates from the Palestinian Union of Agricultural Work Committees, Stop the Wall campaign, Sudanese Hawwa' Organization and the Lebanese Friends of Environment group.
Discussions focused on the issue of conflicts in the context of the right to food and food sovereignty.
Elements of Action Proposed by the Working Group
The Working Group discussed a plan of action that included the following:
Other Related Issues
A Brief Definition of Facts and Some of the Impacts