Human rights violations & environmental damages at give-away prices: fighting supermarkets’ power

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Saturday, 26th – 9-11 / 11.15-13.15 / 14:15-16:15
English, Spanish, French
 Amphi B  Advanced theoretical discussion

This seminar aims at understanding the architecture of supermarkets power in agricultural sector (concentration of power in agricultural chains and its impacts on farmers, workers and the environment…), discuss the successes and failures of the approaches NGOs & trade unions use to hold supermarkets accountable and develop new strategies inspired by actors tackling supermarkets in other supply chains.

Speakers

Audrey Arjoune, ActionAid-Peuples solidaires
Anca GHEORGHICĂ, executive director Mai Bine
Anu Kultalahti, researcher,Finnwatch
Sanne Van Der Wal, researcher, SOMO
Alistair Smith, International Coordinator, Bananalink
Christophe Aliot, Basic

Organisation

  • ActionAid-France-Peuples solidaires, France
  • Mai Bine, Roumanie
  • Somo, Pays-Bas
  • Finnwatch, Finlande
  • Basic, France
  • Syndicat des travailleurs.ses de Lidl, France
  • Greenpeace, France (à confirmer)
  • Bananalink, UK
  • Astac, Equateur
  • Sherpa
  • Mondo
  • Südwind, Autriche