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Australia tightens rules on foreign ownership of farmland
Australia tightens rules on foreign ownership of farmland
Australia tightened rules on Monday requiring overseas investors to declare holdings of agricultural land in order to strengthen oversight, amid concerns that Australia is losing control of its own food security.
Australia tightens rules on foreign ownership of farmland
Australia tightens rules on foreign ownership of farmland
Australia tightened rules on Monday requiring overseas investors to declare holdings of agricultural land in order to strengthen oversight, amid concerns that Australia is losing control of its own food security.
KTG Agrar unveils China hopes, as Fosun takes 9% stake
KTG Agrar unveils China hopes, as Fosun takes 9% stake
Hong Kong-listed Fosun International, a conglomerate with investments in businesses ranging from holiday resort chain Club Med to upmarket circus show Cirque de Soleil, is to buy 9% of German farm-operator KTG Agrar.
Senhuile dans la mélasse des fonds ‘’nébuleux’’
Senhuile dans la mélasse des fonds ‘’nébuleux’’
La très controversée société d'agrobusiness Senhuile intéresse désormais la justice sénégalaise pour les connexions financières opaques de ses gérants actuels sous la coupe réglée de Tampieri Financial Group
China to invest in Ketapang`s cassava plantation
China to invest in Ketapang`s cassava plantation
The China-based company PT Thian Yuan Agriculture Technology Trading has submitted an application to operate a cassava plantation in Ketapang, West Kalimantan.
MORT DU JEUNE SALIF DIALLO: Senhuile sera poursuivie en justice pour négligence
MORT DU JEUNE SALIF DIALLO: Senhuile sera poursuivie en justice pour négligence
Suite à la mort par noyade du jeune berger Salif Diallo dans le canal d'irrigation de Senhuile, les populations du Ndiael ont décidé de traduire devant la justice la firme agricole pour négligence coupable.
L’organisation paysanne SPI lutte pour la souveraineté alimentaire en Indonésie
L’organisation paysanne SPI lutte pour la souveraineté alimentaire en Indonésie
Une grande partie des terres cultivables en Indonésie sont accaparées pour la production d’huile de palme, l’exploitation minière ou encore par des compagnies immobilières.
Expropriation de terre à Sanamadougou et Saou : Le PDG de GDCM Modibo Kéita, toujours au cœur d’un scandale
Expropriation de terre à Sanamadougou et Saou : Le PDG de GDCM Modibo Kéita, toujours au cœur d’un scandale
A Sanamadougou et à Saou, au Mali, les paysans se battent encore pour leurs terres.
US: Buying the Farm
US: Buying the Farm
New players with deep pockets have appeared in farm country— investors looking to buy up prime farmland and turn a profit on the steady upward trend of land prices and farm incomes.
Cambodian villagers block Chinese developer from clearing grazing land
Cambodian villagers block Chinese developer from clearing grazing land
Around 150 villagers in northwestern Cambodia’s Preah Vihear province have blocked a Chinese concession holder from clearing land they say was reserved for grazing their cattle.
The biggest property sale on earth
The biggest property sale on earth
One of the world's largest farms is up for sale in Australia, with bidders hailing from China, the US, Canada, the UK, Switzerland, South America and Indonesia
29 Jun 2015Asia Times
Russians wary of land deals with China
Plans of Russia’s Far Eastern Zabaikalsky region to allow Chinese firms to rent sizeable plots of land has drawn vocal protests in Russia, including a series of online petitions demanding to annul the would-be-deal.
29 Jun 2015Mongabay
NGOs, activists fret new role for Indonesia's spy agency
A mysterious new partnership between Indonesia's spy agency and Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) to boost foreign investment has civil society wary of deepening agrarian conflict in the post-authoritarian country.
29 Jun 2015The Star
Tycoon wants to make Indonesia global player in food supply
Peter Sondakh, the Rajawali Group chairman and chief executive officer, has set his sight on making his company a global giant in the palm oil business and sees PNG as the game changer for the industry.
08 Jun 2015 Mozambique: People's appeal for an immediate invalidation of the 'Public Hearing of ProSavana's Master Plan"
08 Jun 2015 Global land grabbing: some new resources Zimbabweland
06 Jun 2015 Colombia: Investigación de la Contraloría respalda denuncias de Wilson Arias sobre acaparamiento de baldíos Sitio Web de Wilson Arias
06 Jun 2015 L’accaparement des terres, l’expropriation et l’injustice foncière : Une marche avortée hier par les autorités compétentes Maliweb
05 Jun 2015 La Nasan accélère la course à l'accaparement des terres en Afrique RFI
05 Jun 2015 Coordinated protests hit Socfin plantations in four countries Mongabay
05 Jun 2015 De Lugo a Cartes: el Paraguay sin tierra Rebelión
05 Jun 2015 UK development finance arm accused of bankrolling 'agro-colonialism' in Congo Guardian
05 Jun 2015 Chamada dos povos para invalidação imediata da "Auscultação Pública do Plano Director do ProSavana” ADECRU
05 Jun 2015 Reports surface of ‘massacre’ of Hamar tribespeople in Ethiopia Survival International
05 Jun 2015 ADFD extends AED183.6 million loan to Montenegro to support agriculture Zawya
04 Jun 2015 French firm urged to reimburse farmers in alleged land grabs AP
04 Jun 2015 Herakles abandons all operations in Mundemba and Toko concession areas, Cameroon SEFE
04 Jun 2015 Foreign capital buying up land to Increase control over global food chain SACSIS
04 Jun 2015 They occupy Bolloré’s lawn to highlight Bolloré’s role in land grabs over the world ReAct and Conf
03 Jun 2015 Appel des organisations de la société civile à leurs gouvernements concernant la Nouvelle Alliance pour la Sécurité Alimentaire et la Nutrition en Afrique
03 Jun 2015 Call of civil society organizations to their governments on the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in Africa
03 Jun 2015 New Alliance, new risk of land grabs ActionAid
03 Jun 2015 Ils accaparent la pelouse de Bolloré pour dénoncer son implication dans les accaparements des terres ReAct et Conf
03 Jun 2015 New $15 million lending facility to finance african agricultural enterprises KfW
The Declaration of the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles launched in Dakar at the African Social Forum in October 2014 and reworked in Tunis at the World Social Forum in March 2015 is open for signature and engagement.


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