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Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias ocuparam, na manhã desta quinta-feira (17), a Fazenda Rio das Cobras, da empresa Araupel, entre os municípios de Rio Bonito do Iguaçu e Quedas do Iguaçu (PR).
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Minister of Agriculture confirmed, during his meeting with China's ambassador to Khartoum, the Sudanese government's commitment to providing land for agricultural investment
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam reveals plans to expand its rice farm in Nigeria to 10,000 hectares.
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Agribusiness interests in Brazil are facing off against indigenous peoples calling for official recognition of territorial claims.
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La République démocratique du Congo a lancé le premier (75 000 ha, geré par un consortium Sudafricain) d’une série de 20 parcs agro-industriels destinés à mettre en valeur le potentiel agricole énorme du pays et à doper la croissance économique.
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
The government spent $83 million setting up the 75,000 ha Bukanga Lonzo park, where a South African consortium called Africom has been handed the management contract.
Compensaciones de carbono son
Compensaciones de carbono son "cómplices" de acaparamiento genocida de tierras
Entre 2000 y 2010, unos dos millones de kilómetros cuadrados de tierras en Asia, África y América Latina y el Caribe fue adquirido o negociado bajo acuerdos firmados en nombre de gobiernos extranjeros o empresas transnacionales.
When Wall Street went to Africa
When Wall Street went to Africa
A New York tycoon won a sweetheart deal to build a massive "sustainable" palm oil plantation in Cameroon. What followed were accusations of intimidation, corruption, bribery, and deceit.
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ’s cutting of ties to Cambodian sugar company implicated in the use of child labour and causing food shortages after forcing hundreds of families off their land.
24 Jul 2014NY Times
White House to begin $10 billion farm investment fund
Wall Street is looking for ways to invest in America’s heartland, and the government is ready to play matchmaker.
23 Jul 2014Le Monde
Afrique du Sud : l'achat de terres par les étrangers restreint ?
Les étrangers ne pourront plus acheter de terre en Afrique du Sud d'ici cinq ans.
22 Jul 2014Addis Standard
Are Indian companies "grabbing land" in Ethiopia?
India's Ambassador to Ethiopia Sanjay Verma says India's "pioneering" investors are not land grabbing, calls conflicts with local communities "teething problems".
24 Jul 2014 White House to begin $10 billion farm investment fund NY Times
23 Jul 2014 Afrique du Sud : l'achat de terres par les étrangers restreint ? Le Monde
22 Jul 2014 Are Indian companies "grabbing land" in Ethiopia? Addis Standard
22 Jul 2014 Egyptian investor praises agricultural investment in Sudan Sudan Vision
22 Jul 2014 Reclaiming Free Prior and Informed Consent in the context of global land grabs TNI
22 Jul 2014 Cash crops with dividends: Financiers transforming strawberries into securities New York Times
22 Jul 2014 Swenson calls for review of farmland sale to CPP Star Phoenix
21 Jul 2014 A farmland investment primer by GMO Value Walk
21 Jul 2014 Japan’s Nitori postpones construction of textile complex in Mozambique Macauhub
20 Jul 2014 Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland The National
18 Jul 2014 Les champs français, nouveau placement financier Terraeco
18 Jul 2014 More individuals are looking to invest in farmland and timberland WSJ
18 Jul 2014 Liberia - communities join to fight the palm oil land grab The Ecologist
17 Jul 2014 Campaña denuncia estrategias del Banco Mundial para acaparar tierras indígenas Servindi
17 Jul 2014 L'ambitieux plan de la RDC pour relancer son agriculture RFI
17 Jul 2014 Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná MST
17 Jul 2014 Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment Sudan Vision
16 Jul 2014 Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production Guardian (Nigeria)
16 Jul 2014 Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition Free Speech Radio News
16 Jul 2014 La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement Ecofin
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