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Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Vidéo de la marche des populations contre Senhuile du 21 janvier 2015
Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Vidéo de la marche des populations contre Senhuile du 21 janvier 2015
Remise en cause des lois foncières et semencières en Afrique
Remise en cause des lois foncières et semencières en Afrique
Le lobby qui cherche à industrialiser la production alimentaire en Afrique modifie aussi la législation semencière et foncière pour qu'elle serve les intérêts de l'industrie agroalimentaire.
Leaked report says World Bank violated own rules in Ethiopia
Leaked report says World Bank violated own rules in Ethiopia
Internal watchdog finds link between World Bank financing and Ethiopian government's mass resettlement of indigenous group
Tanzania: Ministry ordered to recover 3,000ha at Saadani Park
Tanzania: Ministry ordered to recover 3,000ha at Saadani Park
Parliamentary committee orders Ministry of Lands to recover 3,000 hectares of land the latter had sold to a Swedish company - EcoEnergy Ltd in Bagamoyo District, Coast Region.
Itochu, CP in deal to take $10.4 billion stake in Citic
Itochu, CP in deal to take $10.4 billion stake in Citic
A Japanese trading conglomerate and the holding company of Thailand’s richest person acquire a fifth of Citic Ltd., in one of the biggest foreign investments in a Chinese state-owned company.
Karuturi under the spotlight
Karuturi under the spotlight
Director of agricultural investment at Ethiopia's Ministry of Agriculture says Karuturi is on the verge of collapsing in Ethiopia and that the company "has gone bankrupt following internal management crisis”
Chinese rent over 6 thousand hectares of farmland in Tajikistan
Chinese rent over 6 thousand hectares of farmland in Tajikistan
China’s Xinyang Inhai company has rented 6,300 hectares of farmland in the Dangara and Yovon districts of the Khatlon province for cultivation of cotton and cereals.
Palm oil risk to Africa as prospectors eye swaths of land
Palm oil risk to Africa as prospectors eye swaths of land
Forest regions and local livelihoods under threat as palm oil producers looking for new agricultural land are welcomed by African governments
Indian police stop mass protest against land grabs
Indian police stop mass protest against land grabs
Police have suppressed a mass protest against Indian government plans to legalize corporate land grabs.
Venezuela announced partnership with Qatar for agricultural development
Venezuela announced partnership with Qatar for agricultural development
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro today announced the creation of an alliance with Qatar to boost a special project for agricultural production development of both nations.
23 Jan 2015PLAAS
Can the FAO tenure guidelines stop land and water grabs?
Official implementation of the guidelines, via national governments, has started at a snail’s pace in only several countries, and monitoring systems are yet to be created.
23 Jan 2015FIAN
Multi-country seminar discusses land and ocean grabbing issues in Africa
From 12-16 January 2015, FIAN International took part in the launch meeting in Kampala (Uganda) of a multi-country research project focusing on bottom-up accountability in large-scale land acquisitions in Sub-Saharan Africa.
23 Jan 2015Institutional Investor
Institutional, impact investing find common ground in agriculture
Farmland investments such as the new ACM Permanent Crop Fund can attract institutions by combining social responsibility and commercial promise.
13 Jan 2015 When worlds collide – farmers and financiers HowWeMadeItInAfrica
13 Jan 2015 Ethiopia dam will turn Lake Turkana into 'endless battlefield', locals warn Guardian
12 Jan 2015 Indian police stop mass protest against land grabs IUF
12 Jan 2015 Venezuela announced partnership with Qatar for agricultural development AVN
12 Jan 2015 Invasion of the hedge fund almonds Mother Jones
12 Jan 2015 Rentabilité des actifs réels agricoles AGEFI
10 Jan 2015 China’s appetite for Ord food bowl investment an acquired taste The Australian
09 Jan 2015 Cambodia: Victims of ‘blood sugar’ vow to keep fighting VoA Khmer
08 Jan 2015 Turkana's "forgotten people" call for halt to Ethiopia’s imminent water grabs International Rivers
08 Jan 2015 Mindanao eyed in 300,000-hectare oil palm expansion Davao Today
08 Jan 2015 New Zealand farmers back audit of foreign land purchases Xinhua
07 Jan 2015 Louis Dreyfus déchante en Côte d'Ivoire Jeune Afrique
07 Jan 2015 Making agricultural investments work for land users & communities Focus on Land
06 Jan 2015 Cambodia government seizes back economic land concession licenses from 23 companies last year China.org.cn
06 Jan 2015 La Ecuarunari tiene reparos a la Ley de Tierras La Hora
06 Jan 2015 Can this man save Ukraine's economy? Bloomberg
06 Jan 2015 The people pushed out of Ethiopia's fertile farmland BBC
06 Jan 2015 Face à l’expansion de l’huile de palme, l’EIA organise un atelier Environmental Investigation Agency
06 Jan 2015 EIA hosts workshop as palm oil development increases Environmental Investigation Agency
06 Jan 2015 Cargill takes steps to meet growing demand for sustainable palm oil Cargill
The Dakar declaration against water and land grabbing, drafted and endorsed by the African Social Forum in October 2014, is now open to sign-ons. Please read it, add your organisation's name and get involved!


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23 Feb 2015 - Dubai
Global AgInvesting Middle East 2015
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08 Mar 2015 - New York
Executive Training Program on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture
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