Call for spotlight on PNG land grab at APEC Forest meeting
Call for spotlight on PNG land grab at APEC Forest meeting
Papua New Guinea NGO ActNow! says 5 million ha were illegally acquired from traditional land holders and APEC Ministers need to know this.
Mozambique: Foreign investment in agri-business but not farming?
Mozambique: Foreign investment in agri-business but not farming?
No new plantation has succeeded since independence. No new plantation investment has yet been profitable
Scandale financier aux Grands Moulins de Dakar : Le Directeur général Emile Elmalem viré
Scandale financier aux Grands Moulins de Dakar : Le Directeur général Emile Elmalem viré
Emile Elmalem, le Directeur général des Grands moulins de Dakar (Gmd), a été emporté par un scandale financier dans lequel on retrouve Benjamin Dummai, ancien Directeur général de Senhuile Sa.
The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon
The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon
Local residents complain expansion plans by Socapalm, Cameroon’s biggest palm oil company, will take over land that belongs to them
Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore
Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore
En 2010, Senhuile s'est accaparé 20 000 hectares de terres pour produire du bioéthanol. Cinq ans plus tard, rien n'y a été cultivé et la société va passer devant le tribunal.
Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land
Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land
As land grabs by firms linked to multinationals drive small-holder farmers out of business, a group behind a February bid for compensation by 100 farmers says rights violations and environmental degradation are also at stake.
Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive
Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive
Thailand's largest meat producer to buy Russian poultry farm from Dutch firm Agro-Invest Brinky B.V. for $680 million in cash through its subsidiary CPF Netherlands, which receives a tax exemption from the Dutch government.
Mali : Conflit foncier autour de 20 000 ha dans les villages de Sahou et de Sanamadougou : Les habitants envisagent de récupérer leurs champs par la force
Mali : Conflit foncier autour de 20 000 ha dans les villages de Sahou et de Sanamadougou : Les habitants envisagent de récupérer leurs champs par la force
Les villageois sont prêts à aller récupérer leurs champs, « frauduleusement acquis et exploités » par Modibo Kéïta, avec ou sans l’autorisation des autorités.
Au Sénégal, l'accaparement des terres est sur le point d'imploser
Au Sénégal, l'accaparement des terres est sur le point d'imploser
Un nouveau rapport, établi par des chercheurs italiens, montre que le projet controversé de Senhuile, au Sénégal, est au bord de l'effondrement. Le projet a provoqué une résistance farouche des communautés affectées par le projet qui s'est soldée par six décès.
Report accuses Cambodian elite of land grabbing frenzy
Report accuses Cambodian elite of land grabbing frenzy
Fresh documents allege land grabs amounting to ‘crimes against humanity’ affected 830,000 people since 2000
28 Jul 2015 @Verdade
Debate levado a cabo pelo Governo sobre o ProSAVANA é para impressionar japoneses e brasileiros
O controverso ProSAVANA, oficialmente lançado em 2011, está em implementação ignorando o processo de diálogo e auscultação pública e as recomendações e preocupações das Organizações da Sociedade Civil.
28 Jul 2015 DTE
Senegal’s infamous agri-business project, Senhuile SA, on verge of shutdown?
A recent report states that Senhuile SA is facing protests from residents of surrounding villages due to allegations of land grabbing and other instances of mismanagement.
28 Jul 2015 Reuters
With farms, fruit and feed, Vietnam's tycoons explore agribusiness ventures
Some of Vietnam top firms are carving out opportunities in its $37 billion agriculture and seafood sector and looking to expand overseas, helped by free trade pacts.
29 Jul 2015 Call for spotlight on PNG land grab at APEC Forest meeting Radio NZ
28 Jul 2015 Debate levado a cabo pelo Governo sobre o ProSAVANA é para impressionar japoneses e brasileiros @Verdade
28 Jul 2015 Senegal’s infamous agri-business project, Senhuile SA, on verge of shutdown? DTE
28 Jul 2015 Triangular cooperation for agricultural development of the tropcial savannah of Mozambique JCC
28 Jul 2015 Mozambique: Foreign investment in agri-business but not farming? Club of Mozambique
28 Jul 2015 Fertiliser firm to boost farmers productivity Daily News
28 Jul 2015 Australia: Senator Penny Wong slams Coalition agricultural foreign investment policy Weekly Times
28 Jul 2015 Scandale financier aux Grands Moulins de Dakar : Le Directeur général Emile Elmalem viré Setal
28 Jul 2015 Qui achète nos terres agricoles et à quel prix? Les Affaires
28 Jul 2015 « Danger pour l’agriculture familiale » (CES européen) France Agricole
28 Jul 2015 Tanzanie: le projet de plantation d’huile de palme dans le district de Kisaware renaît de ses cendres Agence Ecofin
28 Jul 2015 With farms, fruit and feed, Vietnam's tycoons explore agribusiness ventures Reuters
27 Jul 2015 Mali : Accaparement de terres a l'office du Niger, Sahou et Sanamadougou maintiennent la pression Le Prétoire
27 Jul 2015 The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon Guardian
27 Jul 2015 Neoliberal Ebola: palm oil, logging, land grabs, ecological havoc and disease The Ecologist
27 Jul 2015 Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore Libération
25 Jul 2015 Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land AFP
24 Jul 2015 Acaparamiento de tierras en Senegal al borde de la implosión Re:Common
24 Jul 2015 Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive Reuters
24 Jul 2015 Chinese businessmen invest in Australian agriculture Xinhua
The Declaration of the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles launched in Dakar at the African Social Forum in October 2014 and reworked in Tunis at the World Social Forum in March 2015 is open for signature and engagement.

The Declaration of the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles launched in Dakar at the African Social Forum in October 2014 and reworked in Tunis at the World Social Forum in March 2015 is open for signature and engagement.


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