Smile To The Future was invited by Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network (AEFJN) to attend their conference
During this conference, Amadou Kanouté of Cicodev, presented the current situation in Koudiadiène, Senegal in relation to land grabbing. This was followed by Mrs Bridget Mugambe of the Alliance for Food Sovereignty Africa, who displayed the impact and needless pressure of international policies for Food Security and Nutrition on the access to land for local communities. Afterwards, Mr. Stéphane Parmentier of Oxfam, presented the FAO Voluntary Guidelines for the Responsible Governance of Land Tenure and the challenges of their implementation. The conference was concluded by a question and discussion section.