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Australia: China sour on dairy management
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Despite all the hype around Chinese investment in the Australian dairy sector, one Chinese investor who bought a dairy farm five years ago has lost money and will not buy again.
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Despite all the hype around Chinese investment in the Australian dairy sector, one Chinese investor who bought a dairy farm five years ago has lost money and will not buy again.
Comment marchés financiers et multinationales accaparent aussi les mers et les océans
Comment marchés financiers et multinationales accaparent aussi les mers et les océans
Les terres agricoles ne sont pas les seules cibles de puissants intérêts privés, de grandes entreprises ou de gros investisseurs. Littoraux, mangroves ou récifs coralliens sont aussi convoités.
Honduras: Nueva Armenia y su lucha por la vida
Honduras: Nueva Armenia y su lucha por la vida
La comunidad garífuna de Nueva Armenia, a pocos kilómetros de La Ceiba, en el litoral caribeño de Honduras, está luchando valientemente contra la expansión de la palma africana. Desalojos, detenciones y juicios amañados no han podido detener el proceso de recuperación de sus territorios ancestrales.
Declaración Foro-Taller Agrocombustibles
Declaración Foro-Taller Agrocombustibles
La expansión frenética y masiva de los monocultivos en América Latina, colocan en condiciones precarias a campesinos, pueblos indígenas y negros; además de generar un enorme impacto ambiental.
Nigeria: Group announces $2.2m rice farming investment
Nigeria: Group announces $2.2m rice farming investment
WEMS Agro Companies Limited plans to invest about $2.2 million into rice cultivation ‎in a 25,000 ha rice project in Ondo state with Chinese partners.
Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture
Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture
A new $3 billion fund jointly initiated by the Beijing Agricultural Investment Fund and Yuhu Agriculture Investment Pty Ltd. is planning to invest $3 billion capital in various projects in Australia.
85 squatter farmers face arrest
85 squatter farmers face arrest
Authorities plan to arrest about 85 farmers who have occupied a large tract of land, formerly an oil palm plantation, in Plai Phraya district of Krabi today.
Sommet climat de l'ONU : vers une agriculture sous l'emprise de la finance et des multinationales ?
Sommet climat de l'ONU : vers une agriculture sous l'emprise de la finance et des multinationales ?
Malgré les échecs des marchés carbone, la Banque mondiale et la FAO oeuvrent pour faire de l’agriculture l’un des pivots de la décarbonification de l’atmosphère et un sous-système de la finance carbone, ce qui pourrait aggraver l'accaparement de terres par des investisseurs internationaux.
Michigan pension fund to invest more in Australian nuts, livestock
Michigan pension fund to invest more in Australian nuts, livestock
Thousands of miles from pricey U.S. farmland, a Michigan pension fund is expanding its investments in Australian farms, betting on good returns from the comparatively cheaper assets and surging commodity prices.
Draft plantations bill on foreign ownership limit hits presidential hurdle
Draft plantations bill on foreign ownership limit hits presidential hurdle
Indonesia's outgoing president is against a draft bill that would retroactively limit foreign ownership of plantations to no more than 30 percent.
22 Sep 2014Reuters
Le président de Kiribati prône l'achat de terres à l'étranger
Le président de Kiribati est partisan d'acquérir davantage de terrains à l'étranger, après un premier achat effectué aux Fidji, afin de garantir la sécurité alimentaire du pays et, à terme, de parer à la montée du niveau de la mer.
22 Sep 2014Sudan Vision
Private sector spearheads realization of Arab food security
Sudan declares its readiness for making more arrangements and efforts for creating an attractive environment for Arab investors to contribute to achievement of the Arab food security in the Sudan.
19 Sep 2014The Land
Twiggy bets on China food boom
The chairman of the New Hope Group is a key Chinese partner in the Sino-Australia 100-Year Agricultural and Food Safety Partnership-- an initiative founded by mining billionaire Andrew Forrest
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
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