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Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says all Special Agricultural and Business Leases, or SABLs, are under review and that those abused for forestry will be revoked.
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says all Special Agricultural and Business Leases, or SABLs, are under review and that those abused for forestry will be revoked.
Au Sénégal, Senhuile SA relance le débat sur l’accaparement des terres
Au Sénégal, Senhuile SA relance le débat sur l’accaparement des terres
Frederic Mousseau de l’Institut Oakland, l’une des ONG qui proteste contre le projet Senhuile SA, rappelle que « tous les pays n’ont pas des cadastres, tels qu’on les connait dans les pays occidentaux ».
Senegal : 37 villages say “no” to the implementation of Senhuile Senethanol and threaten to march with cattles
Senegal : 37 villages say “no” to the implementation of Senhuile Senethanol and threaten to march with cattles
As they prepare a protest march, the populations questioned President Macky Sall on the Senhuile agribusiness project that is grabbing and destroying their land.
Governos de Moçambique, Brasil e Japão Lançam última Ofensiva contra Resistência das OSC e Movimentos Sociais ao Prosavana
Governos de Moçambique, Brasil e Japão Lançam última Ofensiva contra Resistência das OSC e Movimentos Sociais ao Prosavana
ADECRU exige ao Governo de Moçambique que inicie uma ampla discussão democrática, franca e inclusiva com as Comunidades do Corredor de Nacala em resposta as suas demandas soberanas
La moitié des terres en Europe est contrôlée par 3% de gros propriétaires
La moitié des terres en Europe est contrôlée par 3% de gros propriétaires
Les phénomènes de concentration et d’accaparement des terres ne concernent pas que l’Afrique ou l’Asie. Les gros propriétaires terriens sont aussi très actifs au sein de l’Union européenne.
Dubai’s emir to discuss partnerships in Brazil
Dubai’s emir to discuss partnerships in Brazil
Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum is also travelling to Mexico, Argentina and Chile. The agenda includes negotiations for strategic partnerships, agriculture in Africa and mutual investment.
Nepal: Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
Nepal: Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
A technical committee formed by the Ministry of Agricultural Development to give final shape to Nepal's Agriculture Development Strategy has recommended barring foreign investment and land ownership in primary farm production.
Zones d’ombre autour du projet Senhuile-Senéthanol (enquête)
Zones d’ombre autour du projet Senhuile-Senéthanol (enquête)
Malgré la résistance des populations locales, l’entreprise Senhuile poursuit son projet de plantation agro-industrielle de 20 000 hectares, dans le nord-ouest du Sénégal. De nombreuses questions restent en suspens, notamment autour du montage organisationnel et financier de la société.
Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
A technical committee formed by Nepal's Ministry of Agricultural Development has recommended barring foreign investment and land ownership in primary farm production.
Saudi firm moves toward 100% use of imported animal feeds 
Saudi firm moves toward 100% use of imported animal feeds 
Almarai has recently received the first shipment of feed estimated at 39 thousand tons coming from farms owned by the company in Argentina.
24 Apr 2014Think Africa Press
Food security is about more than land grabs
Foreign powers are not just engaged in African land. They are also engaged in African food systems, often in damaging ways.
24 Apr 2014Black Sea Grain
Over a third of Romania’s fertile land is now owned by foreigners
A third of Romania’s fertile land is now owned by Italian, Danish, German, Norwegian, Dutch, Hungarian and Lebanese citizens.
23 Apr 2014Oxfam
Major agricultural investors at risk: Smallholder farmers
In a new report released today, Oxfam analyzes how companies are approaching and developing their agricultural investments in Latin America, how land was acquired, and how small farmers and communities were affected in Paraguay, Guatemala and Colombia.
18 Mar 2014 Saudi must look east for grains food-navigator
17 Mar 2014 Paraguay: impunidad que da placer Argenpress
17 Mar 2014 El gigante se "provee acá": China profundiza su avance en la Argentina y viene por más insumos estratégicos Iprofesional
17 Mar 2014 Ningxia Province to invest in rice production at Weta Diamond Radio
17 Mar 2014 Burst and bubble: the scramble for Africa’s land, who benefits? Joy Online
17 Mar 2014 Land grabbing for agriculture is causing conflict in southern, Sierra Leone Development Diary
17 Mar 2014 Govt to assess land concession viability Vientiane Times
17 Mar 2014 The complex world of big land deals ENSIA
15 Mar 2014 Déclaration d’Agadir La Via Campesina
15 Mar 2014 Paraguay: Casi 5 millones de hectáreas están en manos brasileñas Canal 311
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