Brasil: Gigante dos investimentos é acusada de grilagem de terras
Brasil: Gigante dos investimentos é acusada de grilagem de terras
Em um esforço gigantesco, o grupo financeiro americano e seus parceiros acumularam vastas áreas agrícolas, apesar de uma tentativa do governo brasileiro em 2010 para proibir que tais negócios se efetivassem em grande escala por parte de exploradores estrangeiros.
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.
12 Feb 2016 Cambodia Daily
Thai firm: Sugar farm damage assessment is almost finished
A Thai environmental auditing firm has confirmed that it is assessing the fallout from a trio of plantations in Oddar Meanchey province that Thai sugar giant Mitr Phol abandoned in late 2014 amid mounting accusations of land grabbing.
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
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
12 Jan 2016 Depois de desperdiçados mais de 560 milhões de Ienes para Elaboração do Plano Director do Prosavana, os governos optam pela cooptação da Sociedade Civil ADECRU
12 Jan 2016 Ativistas da UNAC escapam de tentativa de espancamento protagonizada por um dos consultores da JICA durante a sessão de consulta às organizações sobre ProSavana UNAC
11 Jan 2016 Karuturi challenges Ethiopia decision to cancel farm project Bloomberg
11 Jan 2016 After having wasted more than 560 million yen on the drafting of the ProSavana Master Plan, governments resort to co-opting Civil Society ADECRU
11 Jan 2016 La nouvelle révolution verte en Afrique subsaharienne CADTM
10 Jan 2016 Saudi dairy company Almarai buys land in California to grow fodder Reuters
10 Jan 2016 Philippines islanders unite to resist "land grab" palm oil companies Truth-out
08 Jan 2016 Sénégal : Rapport du 2e atelier national sur la mise en œuvre des Directives Volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
08 Jan 2016 Host countries should be watchful on foreign land sales Dominion Post
07 Jan 2016 How a project with good aims delivered bitter outcomes in Sierra Leone The Conversation
07 Jan 2016 Land grabs in crosshairs as Ecuador passes major land reforms TeleSur
06 Jan 2016 Chinese company Weihai Station to buy large farm west of Auckland Stuff
06 Jan 2016 Land grabbing in Niger Delta: Govts, community leaders indicted Tribune
06 Jan 2016 S. Korean firm to invest $40 million in plantation Khmer Times
06 Jan 2016 Projet agricole Graine vs Politique agricole Gabon Review
06 Jan 2016 Canadian Mounties buy Oxford dairy farms Stuff
05 Jan 2016 Missing the big picture in challenging Africa’s “land grab” narrative New Security Beat
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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