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Dominion Farms accapare des terres au Nigeria
Dominion Farms accapare des terres au Nigeria
Des agriculteurs de l'État de Taraba refusent de céder leurs terres à un énorme projet de riziculture soutenu par le G8
Dominion Farms accapare des terres au Nigeria
Dominion Farms accapare des terres au Nigeria
Des agriculteurs de l'État de Taraba refusent de céder leurs terres à un énorme projet de riziculture soutenu par le G8
Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
In wake of shooting and arrests, ALLAT calls for a moratorium on large scale land acquisitions in Sierra Leone.
Canadian province eyes tougher rules on investor farm buys
Canadian province eyes tougher rules on investor farm buys
Saskatchewan is likely to tighten what are already some of North America's strictest rules for purchasing farmland as the Western Canadian province looks to fend off big money managers.
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.
28 Jan 2015KTN Kenya
Embattled flower farm Karuturi
Receiver managers of embattled flower farm Karuturi are disputing claims the farm and its assets have been put up for sale.
28 Jan 2015The Ecologist
Nigerian farmers face destitution from 300 sq.km land grab backed by UK aid
Development secretary Justine Greening is facing questions over UK involvement in a massive land-grab in Nigeria that is evicting local farmers from 300 square kilometres of fertile farmland.
28 Jan 2015Ecofin
Equatorial Palm Oil investira 20,5 millions de $ dans sa joint-venture au Liberia
EPO a l'ambition d'augmenter ses superficies exploitées au Liberia de 50 000 hectares d’ici 10 ans, et de doubler ce chiffre en 20 ans.
10 Dec 2014 Foreign companies buying Africa's fertile land World Bulletin
10 Dec 2014 Human Rights Day: “No land, No life”, Land grabbing is a human rights violation PANAP
10 Dec 2014 Colonizing - and selling - the Ord: an Australian tale with a message PLECserv
09 Dec 2014 Egypte : deux compagnies émiraties s’associent au gouvernement pour produire du blé dans les régions désertiques Ecofin
09 Dec 2014 EU to probe sugar disputes Phnom Penh Post
09 Dec 2014 Cargill may invest $1b in Indonesia over 3 to 4 years with poultry focus Reuters
09 Dec 2014 Sudan allocates 100,000 acres to Egyptian farmers Radio Dabanga
09 Dec 2014 The draft land use policy: putting big business first Mizzima
09 Dec 2014 ‘There is no voice of real farmers’ Mizzima
08 Dec 2014 Palm oil and extreme violence in Honduras: The inexorable rise and dubious reform of Grupo Dinant TruthOut
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Farmers in Nigeria's Taraba State refuse to give up their lands for massive rice plantation project backed by the G8. Email Dominion Farms and ask them to listen to the demands of the local community.



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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