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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
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.
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.
 Les belles histoires de l’agriculture familiale
Les belles histoires de l’agriculture familiale
Au cours des 50 dernières années, quatre cultures industrielles, le soja, le palmier à huile, le colza et la canne à sucre, se sont emparés de 140 millions d’hectares, un chiffre absolument stupéfiant. Et cette tendance s’accélère.
Communities as counterparties
Communities as counterparties
Review of concessions and conflict in eight emerging and frontier markets finds more than 93% of mining, oil & gas, logging, and agriculture developments involve inhabited land.
Australia: US fund pays $30m for Queensland grain farms
Australia: US fund pays $30m for Queensland grain farms
Black River Asset Management, a subsidiary of Cargill, one of the world's biggest food producers, has bought four grain-producing farms in the Darling Downs farming region between Dalby and Chinchilla.
25 Nov 2014This Day
Nigeria: Osun partners Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina on agric
Osun State Government signed agriculture partnerships over the weekend with investors from Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina.
25 Nov 2014La Tribune
Premier investissement chinois dans un vignoble languedocien
La transaction, dont le montant n'a pas encore été dévoilé, porte sur 180 ha de foncier dont 57 ha de vignes, répartis en AOP Corbières et en IGP, avec un potentiel de production de 3 300 hl.
24 Nov 2014Agence Ecofin
Le Cameroun recherche un investisseur privé pour le complexe sucrier de Batouri, d’une capacité de 60 000 tonnes
Le gouvernement camerounais cède le complexe sucrier de Justin Sugar Mills de 32 000 ha à d'autres investisseurs.
31 Oct 2014 Une terre, un toit, un travail, des « droits sacrés » pour le pape François La Croix
30 Oct 2014 Estanciero invade y alambra tierras de nativos ayoreos E'a
30 Oct 2014 New UN principles on agricultural investment won’t stop land grabbing or hunger Global Witness
30 Oct 2014 Declaration and report from the the Africa Conference on Land Grab 2014 Africa Land Grab
30 Oct 2014 Fact sheet: Indigenous peoples' Right to Land - The threat of land grabbing IWGIA
30 Oct 2014 Guide to due diligence of agribusiness projects that affect land and property rights AFD
29 Oct 2014 Terres et forêts : bataille féroce entre communautés locales et agro-business ADIAC
29 Oct 2014 Robb defends foreign investment The Land
29 Oct 2014 Investigating Herakles Farms in Ghana: AFJN’s Report AFJN
29 Oct 2014 New report analyzes 73,000 mining, oil & gas, logging, and agriculture developments; most involve land that is inhabited RRI
29 Oct 2014 Millions of hectares of African land ‘grabbed’ The Citizen
29 Oct 2014 Cameroun/Affaire Bolloré: Les revendications des paysans fusent Afriquinfos
29 Oct 2014 Accaparement de terres : le groupe Bolloré accepte de négocier avec les communautés locales Basta !
28 Oct 2014 Une paysanne du Mali attire l'attention du Vatican sur l'expropriation des terres Radio Vatican
28 Oct 2014 Congo seeks investors for farmland bigger than France WSJ
28 Oct 2014 Friction in American Samoa over farming programme RNZ
28 Oct 2014 Chinese interest in Australian farms is high but action is slow as China calls for reduced scrutiny from the Foreign Investment Review Board ABC
28 Oct 2014 Saudi Arabia facing food security issues head on Global AgInvesting
28 Oct 2014 Deforestation and the rise of industrial-scale farming in Africa could lie behind Ebola outbreak The Conversation
28 Oct 2014 Les chasses du milliardaire Rashid Sardarov gênent Lodestone African Intelligence
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01 Dec 2014 - Landmark Hotel, London
Global AgInvesting Europe 2014



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