Policy Briefs

Agricultural Trade Liberalization and Mexico

Policy Brief | Gisele Henriques and Raj Patel | Aug 5, 2003

Farming communities have made clear demands for an end to the agricultural provisions within NAFTA and withdrawal from the WTO Agreement on Agriculture.

Chiapas and the Crisis of Mexican Agriculture

Policy Brief | Peter Rosset and Roger Burbach | Dec 1, 1994

The rebellion in southern Mexico led by the Zapatista National Liberation Army is rooted in the profound agricultural crisis of the state of Chiapas.