Civil society organisations express unflinching support for jailed land rights activists, condemn unfair land deals in Pujehun District
Civil society organisations express unflinching support for jailed land rights activists, condemn unfair land deals in Pujehun District
We, the undermentioned organisations working to promote land rights and rule of law in Sierra Leone, are gravely concerned about the conviction and imprisonment of these activists.
Emprisonnement en Sierra Leone, procès de journalistes en France, les voix critiques contre Bolloré réduites au silence
Emprisonnement en Sierra Leone, procès de journalistes en France, les voix critiques contre Bolloré réduites au silence
A la veille d'un procès intenté par Bolloré contre des journalistes de médias français, des organisations dénoncent l’emprisonnement de 6 leaders des communautés locales affectées par les investissements d'une société liée au groupe Bolloré.
Chinese GLAM trumps rival Shanghai Pengxin’s cattle bid
Chinese GLAM trumps rival Shanghai Pengxin’s cattle bid
Chinese investment company Genius Link Asset Management has trumped rival Shanghai Pengxin’s bid for the S. Kidman & Co pastoral empire just as the race for the coveted cattle stations nears the final hurdle.
Thai company’s return to sugar group challenged by NGOs
Thai company’s return to sugar group challenged by NGOs
Three local NGOs have filed a com­plaint with international sug­ar industry group Bonsucro for re­admitting Thai sugar giant Mitr Phol even though thousands of fam­ilies forced off the company’s for­mer plantations in Oddar Mean­chey province have yet to be fully compensated.
Sierra Leone : la justice protège l’investissement agro-industriel
Sierra Leone : la justice protège l’investissement agro-industriel
Six personnes ont été condamnées à des peines de cinq et six mois de prison pour avoir détruit 40 palmiers à huile appartenant à l’entreprise Socfin.
Est-il encore permis d’informer sur les activités du groupe Bolloré ?
Est-il encore permis d’informer sur les activités du groupe Bolloré ?
L’accaparement des terres serait-il devenu un sujet impossible à évoquer sans risquer une longue procédure judiciaire ?
Sierra Leone convicts six of destroying palm oil trees in land rights dispute
Sierra Leone convicts six of destroying palm oil trees in land rights dispute
A Sierra Leone court has convicted six people opposed to a palm oil project in which French conglomerate Bollore owns a major stake of destroying trees and inciting the local population to protest over land rights.
 L'offensive chinoise sur la terre berrichonne
L'offensive chinoise sur la terre berrichonne
1.500 hectares auraient déjà été acquis par une société de Hong Kong dans l'Indre
TIAA-CREF Asset Management to create global real assets division
TIAA-CREF Asset Management to create global real assets division
The new division will include the firm’s global real estate, agriculture, timber, infrastructure and energy teams, as well as its subsidiaries, such as the Westchester Group Investment Management and GreenWood Resources.
Cerca de 19 empresas son las que han acaparado más tierras en Colombia
Cerca de 19 empresas son las que han acaparado más tierras en Colombia
Para el ex representante a la Cámara, Wilson Arias Castillo, la Ley de ZIDRES es la peor contra reforma agraria que se ha realizado en el país y está formulada en clave de extranjerización de la tierra por una parte y de agro exportación por la otra.
11 Feb 2016 Business Standard
Companies must explore Africa for producing pulses, oilseed: Govt of India
"We are willing to offer 10,000-15,000 hectare on lease for 99 years," Zambia Agriculture Minister Given Lubinda said.
10 Feb 2016 GRAIN et al.
Jail term for activists in Sierra Leone, trial of French journalists in Paris: critics of Bolloré silenced
A day before the start of yet another trial brought on the Bolloré Group against French journalists, organisations denounce the imprisonment of 6 local community leaders affected by the investments of company linked to Bolloré
09 Feb 2016 Agriculture.com
Farmland investment opportunities in Brazil
Summit Agricultural Group of the US is one of three groups worldwide that has received approval for 100% foreign ownership Brazilian farmland.
20 Jan 2016 Protecting community lands & resources in Africa: Grassroots advocates’ strategies & lessons Namati
19 Jan 2016 Prosavana em discussão no seio das organizações da sociedade civil em Nampula JA!
19 Jan 2016 In Ethiopia, anger over corruption and farmland development runs deep Guardian
19 Jan 2016 One of Africa’s most promising economies is facing a fundamental problem Business Insider
18 Jan 2016 TIAA-CREF responds to allegations of Brazilian land grabbing The Takeaway
18 Jan 2016 Saudi Arabia buying up farmland in Southwestern U.S. Digital Journal
18 Jan 2016 Bindaree to open $60m China processing facility Farm Weekly
17 Jan 2016 Sénégal : Massimo Vittorio Campadese, nouveau directeur général de la Senhuile. Ndar Info
17 Jan 2016 Análise preliminar dos documentos primários da JICA sobre os contratos da JICA com os consultores para “estratégia de comunicação” e os relatórios dos consultores Japoneses do PD No! landgrab-Japan
17 Jan 2016 Massimo Vittorio Campadese, nouveau directeur général de la SENHUILE. Ndar Info
15 Jan 2016 Contre l'accaparement des terres: soutenir les petits producteurs Cath.ch
15 Jan 2016 Corporations should listen to Leonardo DiCaprio on indigenous land rights Quartz
14 Jan 2016 Sénégal : Un accord-cadre adopté à Saint-Louis pour la mise en oeuvre du PDIDAS APS
14 Jan 2016 Entretiens: Atelier du CRDI sur les acquisitions de terres a grande échelle IPAR
13 Jan 2016 Réussir la réforme foncière : le Code foncier du Béninr Ohada
13 Jan 2016 Ativistas da União Nacional de Camponeses de Moçambique sofrem tentativa de agressão durante reunião do projeto ProSavana CPT Nacional
13 Jan 2016 Olam lance bientôt sa première récolte de caoutchouc au Gabon Gabonactu.com
13 Jan 2016 Siaya investment bonanza Siaya Government
12 Jan 2016 Malawi: Chiefs clash with subjects over land sale to Indian investor Nyasa Times
12 Jan 2016 The refugee who took on the British government Guardian
Cambodia: Sugar for the EU is destroying our land. Sign the petition to tell EU to stop supporting land grabbing in Cambodia.

Urgent appeal: Arbitrary detention and continued judicial harassment against members of the Malen Land Owners and Users Association

Call for mobilisation: West African caravan for land, water and seeds

Cambodia: Sugar for the EU is destroying our land. Sign the petition to tell EU to stop supporting land grabbing in Cambodia.


Urgent appeal: Arbitrary detention and continued judicial harassment against members of the Malen Land Owners and Users Association


Call for mobilisation: West African caravan for land, water and seeds


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