ProSavana: Terra usurpada, vida roubada
ProSavana: Terra usurpada, vida roubada
ADECRU has just launched an online version of a documentary on this massive land grab in Mozambique
Why China's Ma Xingfa bought 705,700 hectares of northern Australia
Why China's Ma Xingfa bought 705,700 hectares of northern Australia
Chinese billionaire is looking to expand overseas and potentially take part in the next big boom, which he says just might be Australian agriculture as Chinese people seek out higher-quality food products.
Mapuches, mineras y espías
Mapuches, mineras y espías
La Compañía de Tierras del Sud Argentino S.A., centenario latifundio hoy en manos del grupo Benetton, se constituyó como querellante frente a las Lof en Resistencia de Cushamen, grupo mapuche que desarrolla la recuperación de una fracción de su territorio.
Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Pengxin Group Co Ltd is set to become the largest farmland owner in Australia if it is successful in the acquisitions of two cattle farms for A$1 billion ($720 million).
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran has launched agricultural cultivation in Kazakhstan, marking its first farmland investment overseas as the Middle Eastern country seeks to secure food supplies amid a lingering drought.
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi Corporation has bought a 20 per cent stake in global-agri business Olam through two transactions as the companies launch a strategic partnership.
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
A video discussing large scale land acquisitions in Zambia, and the risks they pose to those who derive their livelihoods from the land.
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
China has confirmed the continuation of a $1.2 billion rubber and rice investment deal in Sierra Leone, covering 135,000 hectares, that was signed in 2012.
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
A leader of a group trying to seize a 1,400-rai oil palm plantation run by Thai Pattana Co, a joint operation of a foreign investor and his Thai business partner, was shot dead while leaving the farm on motorcycle.
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Un nuevo informe de la Unión Nacional de Campesinos de Mozambique (UNAC) y de GRAIN muestra que hay una ofensiva colonial por apoderarse de las tierras agrícolas de África.
01 Sep 2015 CommonSpace
Connecting land grabs and land reform in Scotland and the African continent
There are parallels between Scotland's battle for land reform and a global effort to regain land control.
31 Aug 2015 RPT Noticias
Colombia: Denuncian Ecocidio en el sur del Cesar
"Hacemos un llamado a la solidaridad a las organizaciones sociales, de Derechos Humanos y ambientales nacionales e internacionales"
31 Aug 2015 Servindi
Perú: Empresas de palma aceitera causan devastación y muerte en selva de Ucayali
Trabajadores no respetan la ley e impiden el ingreso de representantes del Minagri, así como de los medios de comunicación, a las zonas impactadas por su pesada maquinaria.
05 Aug 2015 Implementation of extra-territorial culture in three countries Mehr News
05 Aug 2015 Ugandan Government clears Bidco in land claim Capital FM
04 Aug 2015 TIAA-CREF Global Agri II holds final close Agri Investor
04 Aug 2015 AP2, EAPF back $3bn TIAA-CREF global agriculture fund IPE
04 Aug 2015 TIAA-CREF unveils $3 billion global ag investment vehicle Global Ag Investing
04 Aug 2015 China’s Liu Yonghao New Hope door to Australian dairy The Australian
04 Aug 2015 Farmland investments take root Dow Jones Business News
04 Aug 2015 Office du Niger : Un scandale dénommé Touraba Journal L'Indépendant
04 Aug 2015 Chinese eye Australia's outback in $43 billion foreign farming frenzy Bloomberg
03 Aug 2015 Foreign company to develop 30,000 hectares for oil palm Sun Star
01 Aug 2015 Palm oil company is accused of exploiting Liberia’s Ebola crisis New York Times
01 Aug 2015 Plainte des Bunongs du Mondolkiri contre le groupe Bolloré : des «accusations ineptes», selon Socfin Cambodge Post
31 Jul 2015 Californians, Chinese scooping up farmland in Washington state NBC News
31 Jul 2015 “Ridateci la terra". La lotta dei contadini cambogiani contro la multinazionale francese La Repubblica
31 Jul 2015 Les investisseurs chinois sont friands de terres agricoles australiennes ABC
30 Jul 2015 Milan 2015 : l'accaparement des terres agricoles Campagnes et environnement
30 Jul 2015 Ukraine agribusiness firms in 'quiet land grab' with development finance Guardian
30 Jul 2015 Afrique : apprivoiser l’accaparement des terres Tribune
30 Jul 2015 Des paysans cambodgiens assignent en justice en France le groupe Bolloré Le Monde
29 Jul 2015 Des agriculteurs cambodgiens à l'assaut de Bolloré AFP
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03 Sep 2015 - Putrajaya, Malaysia
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