CAGJ Media Round-up March 23, 2015 Seattle and London Actions Protesting Seed Privatisation Meeting in London

On March 23, 2015 the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) sponsored a secret meeting in London to promote a recent report they commissioned detailing in clear terms how to privatize the seed and agricultural markets of Africa- without African stakeholders having a seat at the table. CAGJ/AGRA Watch and Global Justice Now coordinated simultaneous actions in Seattle and London.


  • See Community Alliance for Global Justice/AGRA Watch photos of Seattle Action here.
  • See Global Justice Now photos of London Action here.

Press Releases


Coverage of Seattle protest

Coverage of London protest

Coverage of both protests

Coverage of Issue


Heather Day, Director

Community Alliance for Global Justice
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