Korean Women's Peasant Association (KWPA)
The Korean Women’s Peasant Association (KWPA) of South Korea, a national organization of women farmers, is being honored with the 2012 Food Sovereignty Prize for promoting food sovereignty, women’s rights, and the survival of small-scale Korean farmers since its inception in 1989.
Unified Peasant Movement of Aguan Region (MUCA)
The United Peasant Movement of Aguan Region (MUCA) of Honduras, an organization of 2,500 landless peasants, is being recognized for its unwavering struggle over the right to land in the face of land grabs for biofuel plantations and state-sanctioned violence.
National Fisheries Solidarity Movement (NAFSO)
The National Fisheries Solidarity Movement (NAFSO) of Sri Lanka is being recognized for its defense of fishing communities in the face of luxury developments along the Sri Lankan coastline that are blocking access to the water for fishing.
Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW)
The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) a US-based farmworker group representing one of the most exploited labor forces in the country, is being recognized for improving the lives of farmworkers in Florida while building a vibrant movement for fair food.