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AP2 invests $750m in TIAA-CREF II
AP2 invests $750m in TIAA-CREF II
Swedish pension fund AP Fonden 2 has invested $750 million to TIAA-CREF Global Agriculture II, confirming rumours that the pension was one of three foreign investors contributing to the vehicle’s $1.4 billion fundraise.
AP2 invests $750m in TIAA-CREF II
AP2 invests $750m in TIAA-CREF II
Swedish pension fund AP Fonden 2 has invested $750 million to TIAA-CREF Global Agriculture II, confirming rumours that the pension was one of three foreign investors contributing to the vehicle’s $1.4 billion fundraise.
Avec l’Agribusiness, la RD Congo s’ouvre aux investissements agricoles
Avec l’Agribusiness, la RD Congo s’ouvre aux investissements agricoles
«Nous voulons investir et attirer des investissements vers nos terres fertiles et étendues, et c’est la raison pour laquelle nous accueillons un forum panafricain tel que l’AgriBusiness Forum» explique Jean Chrysostome Vahamwiti Mukesyayira, Ministre de l’Agriculture
China province eyes $300 mln investment in Ugandan farming
China province eyes $300 mln investment in Ugandan farming
China's Sichuan province is in talks to invest $300 million in cotton, rice and fruit production in Uganda, a senior Ugandan official said on Wednesday.
Au Cambodge, les conflits fonciers n’inquiètent pas le pouvoir
Au Cambodge, les conflits fonciers n’inquiètent pas le pouvoir
Malgré le danger électoral qui guette, le PPC ne change pas de politique à l’égard des paysans expropriés.
Agricultura industrial desgarra a Mozambique
Agricultura industrial desgarra a Mozambique
El reemplazo de pequeños productores por la mega industria agrícola está causando estragos en el país africano. Las tierras a bajo precio atraen a las grandes empresas del mundo expandirse en un continente ya golpeado.
Hun Sen in new push to tackle land crisis but NGOs call for total review
Hun Sen in new push to tackle land crisis but NGOs call for total review
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has set up an interministerial panel to tackle the worsening problem of land grabs in the country, but NGOs say his own policies are fueling the crisis and need urgent revamp.
SLAPP: Arm of India Inc. to silence watchdogs
SLAPP: Arm of India Inc. to silence watchdogs
Journalist Keya Acharya has been served a defamation notice demanding 20 million USD as compensation from the legal counsels of Sai RamaKrishna Karuturi, Managing Director of Karuturi Global Ltd.
Thai human rights body says plantations stole land
Thai human rights body says plantations stole land
The National Human Rights Commission of Thailand on Wednesday corroborated claims that a Thai sugar company that supplied Coca-Cola has illegally taken land off of villagers in Oddar Meanchey province and violated their human rights.
“Campanha NÃO ao ProSavana”: Moçambicanos pedem solidariedade e expandem a campanha na SADC
“Campanha NÃO ao ProSavana”: Moçambicanos pedem solidariedade e expandem a campanha na SADC
Para a UNAC, a Cimeira dos Povos da Comunidade para o Desenvolvimento da África Austral (SADC) em Bulawayo, no Zimbabwe, em que participou, foi uma oportunidade para promover e expandir a sua campanha.
Le Collectif de défense de Ndiael sort de sa réserve !
Le Collectif de défense de Ndiael sort de sa réserve !
Le Collectif pour la défense du Ndieal contre les Senhuile-Senéthanol sort de sa réserve pour demander encore une dernière fois au Président Macky SALL d'intervenir personnellement afin d’arrêter les dérives écologiques et le non respect du cahier de charge.
28 Aug 2014PEI
AP1 eyes increased exposure to NZ dairy fund ahead of close
The Swedish pension fund is considering increasing its exposure to Southern Pastures, a New Zealand dairy farm fund, alongside six other investors including the New Mexico Education Retirement Board.
28 Aug 2014Info Afrique
Mbonjo: la malédiction de l’huile de palme au Cameroun
Les populations riveraines des plantations de la Société des Palmeraies du Cameroun mènent une bataille tous azimuts pour faire respecter leurs droits violés impunément.
27 Aug 2014Reuters Africa
China province eyes $300 mln investment in Ugandan farming
China's Sichuan province is in talks to invest $300 million in cotton, rice and fruit production in Uganda, a senior Ugandan official said on Wednesday.
11 Aug 2014 Guatemala: Declaración Politica IV Congreso Nacional de Pueblos, Comunidades y Organizaciones CLOC-VC
11 Aug 2014 US fund continues WA farm spree West Australian
11 Aug 2014 Regional seminar at the Pan-African Parliament “Making agricultural investment work for Africa: a Parliamentarian response to the land rush” AWEPA
11 Aug 2014 Séminaire sur la réponse parlementaire à la ruée vers les terres en Afrique australe AWEPA
10 Aug 2014 ¿A qué vienen los chinos? Brújula Comunicación
09 Aug 2014 Souveraineté alimentaire au Burkina : les OSC veulent plus d’actions que de discours LeFaso.net
08 Aug 2014 Enda Pronat invite l’Etat à associer les paysans à la gestion du foncier APS
08 Aug 2014 Farmers, rural women and mining impacted communities at the 2014 SADC People´s Summit to propose people-based regionalism Via Campesina
08 Aug 2014 'Crude stats' show foreigners own only 2% of farmland NZ Herald
07 Aug 2014 Improving Japanese ODA based on Scientific Research - Cases of Pesticide Assistance and ProSAVANA in Mozambique- beyond KAIZEN No Landgrab Japan
07 Aug 2014 New Zealand: Land sales row flares again NZ Herald
06 Aug 2014 China-style investment policy might resolve land sale row Xinhua
06 Aug 2014 L’Europe à l’assaut des terres agricoles mondiales Visionscarto.net
06 Aug 2014 Tozzi Green : Une exploitation de 2 000 ha au premier semestre 2014 Midi Madagasikara
05 Aug 2014 Interview: Chinese farm purchase fears part of wider investment debate: New Zealand farmers head Xinhua
05 Aug 2014 La producción de aceite de palma y azúcar, motor de la deforestación Ecoticias
05 Aug 2014 Africa agricultural initiative gets $7 billion boost from private companies Washington Post
05 Aug 2014 New World Bank rules will be disastrous for indigenous peoples Food Navigator
04 Aug 2014 “Land grabs” and responsible agricultural investment in Africa Triple Crisis
04 Aug 2014 Corporate influence through the G8 New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in Africa Global Policy Forum
Take action against the continued judicial harassment of human rights defender Nasako Besingi by writing to the authorities of Cameroon.


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