Parallel to the hearings of the Monsanto Tribunal there will also be a People's Assembly in The Hague. Here, visitors from all over the world will discuss strategies to counter the problems caused by industrial agriculture.
Starting on Friday October 14th there will be an opening session and press conference for the Tribunal, followed by a program with interesting speakers in the afternoon. On Saturday and Sunday three workshop rounds are planned on the topics of seeds, pesticides, GMO's, holding corporations accountable and agroecology. Other interesting speakers are planned for Saturday evening and for the closing session on Sunday. In between there is room for short documentaries, a live webstream from the Tribunal, theater, information stalls and more.