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Rise and fall of agricultural holdings in Ukraine, Russia
Rise and fall of agricultural holdings in Ukraine, Russia
The default by Mriya Agriholding shows that agriholdings are less efficient than private farmers and policy should support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises and not the large agriholdings.
Rise and fall of agricultural holdings in Ukraine, Russia
Rise and fall of agricultural holdings in Ukraine, Russia
The default by Mriya Agriholding shows that agriholdings are less efficient than private farmers and policy should support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises and not the large agriholdings.
TIAA-CREF secures $1.4bn for second farmland vehicle
TIAA-CREF secures $1.4bn for second farmland vehicle
US pension fund manager TIAA-CREF has secured $1.4bn for its second agriculture fund from three unnamed investors, according to a document filed with the SEC.
Exigen a Paraguay y Guatemala restitución de tierras para campesinos
Exigen a Paraguay y Guatemala restitución de tierras para campesinos
Las principales organizaciones y asociaciones campesinas de distintos países de Latinoamérica exigieron hoy a los mandatarios de Paraguay y Guatemala, que restituyan las "tierras despojadas de forma ilegal y con violencia" a las comunidades de labriegos.
Indonesia lawmakers draft bill to slash foreign ownership of plantations
Indonesia lawmakers draft bill to slash foreign ownership of plantations
Indonesian lawmakers are looking to restrict foreign ownership of plantations to no more than 30 percent, as the top palm oil producer tries to maximise land usage, protect indigenous people and tighten environmental controls.
Cambodia: peaceful marchers beaten
Cambodia: peaceful marchers beaten
Villagers from Kampong Chhnang were met with violence and arrests as they embarked on a march to the capital to seek a resolution to a land dispute with politically-connected KDC International.
Burma: Union of farmers and agriculture workers made a statement
Burma: Union of farmers and agriculture workers made a statement
Union of farmers and agriculture workers says the 2012 farmland law favours businessmen rather than small scale farmers
Deux richissimes Brésiliens veulent s'emparer du roi de la banane Chiquita
Deux richissimes Brésiliens veulent s'emparer du roi de la banane Chiquita
Deux richissimes Brésiliens, dont le milliardaire et homme d'affaires Joseph Safra, veulent s'emparer du géant américain de la banane Chiquita Brands et ont mis sur la table lundi 611 millions de dollars pour parvenir à leurs fins.
Interview with Armando Guebuza - President of Mozambique
Interview with Armando Guebuza - President of Mozambique
President Armando Guebuza discusses corruption and landgrabs in this interview with Zeinab Badawi on BBC's HARDtalk.
Guatemala: Declaración Politica IV Congreso Nacional de Pueblos, Comunidades y Organizaciones
Guatemala: Declaración Politica IV Congreso Nacional de Pueblos, Comunidades y Organizaciones
Las comunidades rurales de Guatemala soportamos en nuestra vida diaria las consecuencias de una alianza entre el Estado militar/policial y el mercado finquero y trasnacional, es decir, acaparamiento de tierras y reorganización económica productiva para conseguir más trabajo por menos salarios.
US fund continues WA farm spree
US fund continues WA farm spree
A US pension fund investor that flies under the radar has continued its spending spree on quality agricultural land in WA with the purchase of two farms in Grass Patch for about $9 million.
19 Aug 2014OPHRD
Continued judicial harassment against Mr. Nasako Besingi
The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders calls upon the authorities of Cameroon to put an end to all acts of harassment against Besingi and all other human rights defenders in Cameroon.
18 Aug 2014Zambia Daily Mail
Zim firm to invest $500m in Luapula
The Zimbabwean company, Greenfuels, has acquired 30,000 hectares of land for a sugar cane plantation in Kawambwa’s Luena farm block.
18 Aug 2014Bernama
Malaysian firms will lose if Indonesia caps ownership
Indonesian lawmakers are looking to restrict foreign ownership of plantations to no more than 30 per cent from a maximum of 95% currently.
28 Jul 2014 Farmers protest in Serbia: ‘Most fertile land is given to Arabs’ inSerbia
28 Jul 2014 Farmland in Chernobyl? Pension investments to avoid CityWire
28 Jul 2014 Mozambique: Peasants report land grabbing in Nacala corridor Via Campesina
28 Jul 2014 Brasil e Japão atribuem ao governo de Moçambique a responsabilidade pelo Prosavana UNAC
26 Jul 2014 Quand la terre devient refuge, elle vaut de l’or Le Soir
26 Jul 2014 Mulheres impedidas de buscar lenha e outras culturas no corredor de Nacala Via Campesina
26 Jul 2014 Japão admite que programa agrícola moçambicano ProSavana baseia-se em polémico modelo brasileiro Folha 8
25 Jul 2014 Mozambique: civil society organizations decided to globalize the ‘No to ProSavana’ campaign and promise to give legal responsibility to ‘perperators’ Via Campesina
25 Jul 2014 【仮訳】「モザンビーク市民社会はプロサバンナの操業停止を希望する」 ????????DW??????????????
25 Jul 2014 Pôle de croissance de Bagré : 108 investisseurs retenus APA
25 Jul 2014 Parar com ProSavana e redefinir politicas agrícolas inclusivas e sustentáveis – exigem os povos de Moçambique, Japão e Brasil MMC
25 Jul 2014 プロサバンナにノー!キャンペーンが起ちあがった背景分析
25 Jul 2014 Agrokultura raises game as investor 'lifts stake' Agrimoney
25 Jul 2014 The global land grab as modern day corporate colonialsm The Broker
25 Jul 2014 Sociedade civil moçambicana quer paralisação do ProSavana DW
24 Jul 2014 Les étrangers ne pourront plus acheter de terre en Afrique du Sud AFP
24 Jul 2014 ONG`s pretendem internacionalizar a campanha Não ao ProSavana Vertical
24 Jul 2014 Repúdio ao prosavana SAPO
24 Jul 2014 ProSavana: Sociedade civil moçambicana ataca governo, Brasil e Japão Lusa
24 Jul 2014 White House to begin $10 billion farm investment fund NY Times
Take action against the continued judicial harassment of human rights defender Nasako Besingi by writing to the authorities of Cameroon.


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