With rampant systemic oppression towards Malaysia’s food producing communities being a constant issue, Lawan Lapar aims to take the voice of farmers directly to the government via a strategic advocacy campaign aimed at upholding their rights
SUPPORTING PERAK FARMERS AGAINST EVICTION
15 May 2023
Lawan Lapar supported a memorandum handover organised by Gabungan Petani Perak, along with Parti Sosialis Malaysia regarding unfair land acquisition and evictions of smallholder farmers in Perak. A memorandum was successfully submitted to the Menteri Besar of Perak. Lawan Lapar supported by documenting and telling the story of smallholder farmers as well as by building solidarity networks in order to expand the bring food security advocacy to the federal level.