social_Longo Mai, agricultural cooperative, food sovereignty, water security, Costa Rica, pineapple monoculture

Longo Mai, a Costa Rican agricultural cooperative defends food and water security amidst the expansion of large-scale pineapple plantations in the region.

The Costa Rican village and agricultural cooperative of Longo Maï has aimed to resist the expansion of multinational pineapple plantations and defend the land, water, and labor rights of the local community.