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Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Des menaces et homicides, conjugués à la mise en œuvre insuffisante de la loi, décrédibilisent la promesse du gouvernement colombien de restituer des millions d'hectares illégalement arrachés à des petits paysans.
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Des menaces et homicides, conjugués à la mise en œuvre insuffisante de la loi, décrédibilisent la promesse du gouvernement colombien de restituer des millions d'hectares illégalement arrachés à des petits paysans.
Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar
Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar
A senior official of the Brazilian embassy in Doha says Qatar Investment Authority, specifically Hassad Foods, has expressed interest in acquiring land in Brazil.
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
KKR and Bunge have expressed interest in buying 88% of PT Golden Plantation, which owns 49,000 hectares of oil palm plantations in Kalimantan, Riau and Sumatra, Indonesia
Deforestation,
Deforestation, "development" connected to spread of Ebola in West Africa
"In a country like Liberia, it is not possible to do large-scale sustainable plantations". Silas Siakor explains the link between the Ebola epidemic and the ruthless exploitation of forest resources in the region.
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
A new study in Environmental Research Letters finds that at least 126 countries are now involved in purchasing or selling global farmland.
Hard Facts, episoe 8
Hard Facts, episoe 8 "HM"
Sweden's TV4 investigates the multinational retail clothing company H&M's possible involvement in landgrabbing in Ethiopia.
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
As the lands of traditional palm oil powerhouses like Indonesia and Malaysia have become saturated with plantations, companies looking to profit have turned to areas of tropical forest elsewhere – like Papua New Guinea.
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
La CNOP estime que leur application sera cruciale pour la sécurisation des droits fonciers, surtout au Mali où l’accaparement des terres est en passe de devenir le sport favoris de certains spéculateurs.
Colombia: Un manual de acaparamiento
Colombia: Un manual de acaparamiento
El objetivo del proyecto de ley 133 de 2014 presentado a la Cámara de Representantes por el gobierno nacional es el de legalizar y perpetuar el acaparamiento especulativo de tierras baldías.
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
China's CITIC Construction says it has developed two 10,000 hectare farms in Angola and will invest $5 billion in a 500,000 hectare farm next year.
27 Nov 2014World Folio
Agriculture: Sweet energy from sugar cane
The mammoth Biocom sugarcane project is a prime example of the Angolan government’s multi-faceted plan to open up the country’s interior to economic activity and increase agricultural production.
27 Nov 2014Intercontinental Cry
Legitimization crisis: Laws, policies and decrees as tools for Maasai land appropriation
The grazing lands of the Maasai community in East Africa are being viewed as the next frontier for land grabbing.
27 Nov 2014The Star
Kenya: Police aid in Lamu land grabbing, says lobby
Locals say land grabbing is on the rise because of the Lamu Port South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport corridor.
28 Nov 2014 Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées Amnesty International
28 Nov 2014 Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar Gulf Times
27 Nov 2014 Agriculture: Sweet energy from sugar cane World Folio
27 Nov 2014 Legitimization crisis: Laws, policies and decrees as tools for Maasai land appropriation Intercontinental Cry
27 Nov 2014 Kenya: Police aid in Lamu land grabbing, says lobby The Star
26 Nov 2014 Dexion teams with Brown & Co in farmland venture FIN Alternatives
26 Nov 2014 Congo invites Indian farmers to explore farming opportunities Business Standard
25 Nov 2014 AgDevCo invests USD 2M in Malawian macadamia nut company PRNewswire
25 Nov 2014 Nigeria: Osun partners Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina on agric This Day
25 Nov 2014 Premier investissement chinois dans un vignoble languedocien La Tribune
24 Nov 2014 Accaparement des terres : L’UPA demande un moratoire de 3 ans Journal du Montréal
24 Nov 2014 Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation Reuters
24 Nov 2014 Le Cameroun recherche un investisseur privé pour le complexe sucrier de Batouri, d’une capacité de 60 000 tonnes Agence Ecofin
24 Nov 2014 Deforestation, "development" connected to spread of Ebola in West Africa TruthOut
24 Nov 2014 Land grabbing, still a huge problem in Eastern Europe EurActiv
24 Nov 2014 Zambia: TALMED to invest $7m in Mpongwe farm Zambia Daily Mail
22 Nov 2014 Colombia: manotazo El Espectador
21 Nov 2014 Congo plantation improvement plan follows TRF investigation Reuters
21 Nov 2014 Terra Firma to sell Aus beef stake Financial Review
21 Nov 2014 Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world Vox
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