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Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias ocuparam, na manhã desta quinta-feira (17), a Fazenda Rio das Cobras, da empresa Araupel, entre os municípios de Rio Bonito do Iguaçu e Quedas do Iguaçu (PR).
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Minister of Agriculture confirmed, during his meeting with China's ambassador to Khartoum, the Sudanese government's commitment to providing land for agricultural investment
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam reveals plans to expand its rice farm in Nigeria to 10,000 hectares.
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Agribusiness interests in Brazil are facing off against indigenous peoples calling for official recognition of territorial claims.
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La République démocratique du Congo a lancé le premier (75 000 ha, geré par un consortium Sudafricain) d’une série de 20 parcs agro-industriels destinés à mettre en valeur le potentiel agricole énorme du pays et à doper la croissance économique.
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
The government spent $83 million setting up the 75,000 ha Bukanga Lonzo park, where a South African consortium called Africom has been handed the management contract.
Compensaciones de carbono son
Compensaciones de carbono son "cómplices" de acaparamiento genocida de tierras
Entre 2000 y 2010, unos dos millones de kilómetros cuadrados de tierras en Asia, África y América Latina y el Caribe fue adquirido o negociado bajo acuerdos firmados en nombre de gobiernos extranjeros o empresas transnacionales.
When Wall Street went to Africa
When Wall Street went to Africa
A New York tycoon won a sweetheart deal to build a massive "sustainable" palm oil plantation in Cameroon. What followed were accusations of intimidation, corruption, bribery, and deceit.
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ’s cutting of ties to Cambodian sugar company implicated in the use of child labour and causing food shortages after forcing hundreds of families off their land.
22 Jul 2014Sudan Vision
Egyptian investor praises agricultural investment in Sudan
Former President of the Egyptian-Sudanese Business Council says Sudan's farmland is the best in the world and Egypt has the ability to establish large agricultural projects in Sudan.
22 Jul 2014New York Times
Cash crops with dividends: Financiers transforming strawberries into securities
A small but growing group of sophisticated investors and bankers are combining crops and the soil they grow in into an asset class that ordinary investors can buy a piece of.
22 Jul 2014Star Phoenix
Swenson calls for review of farmland sale to CPP
The $128-million deal that saw Canada Pension Plan acquire 46,500 hectares of Saskatchewan farmland was "wrong, both legally and morally," says Rick Swenson, leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Saskatchewan.
14 Jul 2014 Philippine: Large oil palm plantation not feasible in Paquibato Sun Star
14 Jul 2014 President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan commissions Olam’s integrated rice mill Olam
14 Jul 2014 Projet d'agrocarburants en Sierra Léone : Les propriétaires fonciers exigent une renégociation des contrats de location des terres PPP
14 Jul 2014 Buyout firms look for cash cows in agricultural assets Preqin
11 Jul 2014 When Wall Street went to Africa Foreign Policy
11 Jul 2014 Fonterra accelerates China drive with Abbott deal Agrimoney
11 Jul 2014 Quand l'aide au développement est attribuée aux multinationales EurActiv
10 Jul 2014 Campaña de compra colectiva de tierras para evitar el acaparamiento en África Tercera
10 Jul 2014 Lettre ouverte à M. Hailemariam Desalegn, PM de l’Etat fédéral d’Ethiopie HCH24
10 Jul 2014 ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’ Equitable Cambodia
09 Jul 2014 Camponeses da Região Norte discutem com Governantes e Sociedade Civil a questão da Terra e Sementes UNAC
09 Jul 2014 Agribusiness Report: Foreign purchases and rural property NZ Herald
09 Jul 2014 La Chine ne manque pas seulement de matières premières, mais aussi de terres arables. Nouvel Economiste
08 Jul 2014 Haití: Tierra, semillas nativas, medio ambiente: ¡este es el camino de la vida! Vía Campesina
08 Jul 2014 ナンプーラ宣言 UNAC(全国農民連合)2014年度年次総会 UNAC
08 Jul 2014 L’Afrique se prépare au boom de l’huile de palme Les Echos
08 Jul 2014 Saudi Agriculture '14 gains global interest on food sustainability Saudi Gazette
08 Jul 2014 New limits imposed on foreign investors seeking to acquire farmland in Quebec Dentons
07 Jul 2014 Government, UAE firm set up joint agriculture company Tanjung
07 Jul 2014 Settlement in Swazi sugar strike brings important gains for workers IUF
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