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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.
29 Jan 2015NZ City
Americans biggest buyers of New Zealand land since 2010
Americans were the biggest buyers of New Zealand land in the past five years, although buyers from China topped the list in 2014.
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.
12 Jan 2015 Rentabilité des actifs réels agricoles AGEFI
10 Jan 2015 China’s appetite for Ord food bowl investment an acquired taste The Australian
09 Jan 2015 Cambodia: Victims of ‘blood sugar’ vow to keep fighting VoA Khmer
08 Jan 2015 Turkana's "forgotten people" call for halt to Ethiopia’s imminent water grabs International Rivers
08 Jan 2015 Mindanao eyed in 300,000-hectare oil palm expansion Davao Today
08 Jan 2015 New Zealand farmers back audit of foreign land purchases Xinhua
07 Jan 2015 Louis Dreyfus déchante en Côte d'Ivoire Jeune Afrique
07 Jan 2015 Making agricultural investments work for land users & communities Focus on Land
06 Jan 2015 Cambodia government seizes back economic land concession licenses from 23 companies last year China.org.cn
06 Jan 2015 La Ecuarunari tiene reparos a la Ley de Tierras La Hora
06 Jan 2015 Can this man save Ukraine's economy? Bloomberg
06 Jan 2015 The people pushed out of Ethiopia's fertile farmland BBC
06 Jan 2015 Face à l’expansion de l’huile de palme, l’EIA organise un atelier Environmental Investigation Agency
06 Jan 2015 EIA hosts workshop as palm oil development increases Environmental Investigation Agency
06 Jan 2015 Cargill takes steps to meet growing demand for sustainable palm oil Cargill
05 Jan 2015 Ethiopia: There is a big need for infrastructure - Jemal Ahmed Africa Report
05 Jan 2015 Olam ploughs ahead with Asean expansion Finance Asia
05 Jan 2015 Congo Basin communities and NGOs mobilise in response to growing palm oil threat in the region FPP
05 Jan 2015 Mali: accaparement des terres, les conflits fonciers persistent RFI
04 Jan 2015 La tierra del dragón Roca Digital

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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