Des paysans cambodgiens assignent en justice en France le groupe Bolloré
Des paysans cambodgiens assignent en justice en France le groupe Bolloré
Les Bunongs réclament une réparation en nature, espérant récupérer leur terre, ainsi que plusieurs dizaines de milliers d’euros de dommages et intérêts chacun.
Call for spotlight on PNG land grab at APEC Forest meeting
Call for spotlight on PNG land grab at APEC Forest meeting
Papua New Guinea NGO ActNow! says 5 million ha were illegally acquired from traditional land holders and APEC Ministers need to know this.
Mozambique: Foreign investment in agri-business but not farming?
Mozambique: Foreign investment in agri-business but not farming?
No new plantation has succeeded since independence. No new plantation investment has yet been profitable
Scandale financier aux Grands Moulins de Dakar : Le Directeur général Emile Elmalem viré
Scandale financier aux Grands Moulins de Dakar : Le Directeur général Emile Elmalem viré
Emile Elmalem, le Directeur général des Grands moulins de Dakar (Gmd), a été emporté par un scandale financier dans lequel on retrouve Benjamin Dummai, ancien Directeur général de Senhuile Sa.
The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon
The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon
Local residents complain expansion plans by Socapalm, Cameroon’s biggest palm oil company, will take over land that belongs to them
Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore
Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore
En 2010, Senhuile s'est accaparé 20 000 hectares de terres pour produire du bioéthanol. Cinq ans plus tard, rien n'y a été cultivé et la société va passer devant le tribunal.
Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land
Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land
As land grabs by firms linked to multinationals drive small-holder farmers out of business, a group behind a February bid for compensation by 100 farmers says rights violations and environmental degradation are also at stake.
Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive
Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive
Thailand's largest meat producer to buy Russian poultry farm from Dutch firm Agro-Invest Brinky B.V. for $680 million in cash through its subsidiary CPF Netherlands, which receives a tax exemption from the Dutch government.
Mali : Conflit foncier autour de 20 000 ha dans les villages de Sahou et de Sanamadougou : Les habitants envisagent de récupérer leurs champs par la force
Mali : Conflit foncier autour de 20 000 ha dans les villages de Sahou et de Sanamadougou : Les habitants envisagent de récupérer leurs champs par la force
Les villageois sont prêts à aller récupérer leurs champs, « frauduleusement acquis et exploités » par Modibo Kéïta, avec ou sans l’autorisation des autorités.
Au Sénégal, l'accaparement des terres est sur le point d'imploser
Au Sénégal, l'accaparement des terres est sur le point d'imploser
Un nouveau rapport, établi par des chercheurs italiens, montre que le projet controversé de Senhuile, au Sénégal, est au bord de l'effondrement. Le projet a provoqué une résistance farouche des communautés affectées par le projet qui s'est soldée par six décès.
28 Jul 2015 @Verdade
Debate levado a cabo pelo Governo sobre o ProSAVANA é para impressionar japoneses e brasileiros
O controverso ProSAVANA, oficialmente lançado em 2011, está em implementação ignorando o processo de diálogo e auscultação pública e as recomendações e preocupações das Organizações da Sociedade Civil.
28 Jul 2015 DTE
Senegal’s infamous agri-business project, Senhuile SA, on verge of shutdown?
A recent report states that Senhuile SA is facing protests from residents of surrounding villages due to allegations of land grabbing and other instances of mismanagement.
28 Jul 2015 Reuters
With farms, fruit and feed, Vietnam's tycoons explore agribusiness ventures
Some of Vietnam top firms are carving out opportunities in its $37 billion agriculture and seafood sector and looking to expand overseas, helped by free trade pacts.
10 Jul 2015 African leaders must help continent, not sell it off The New Age
10 Jul 2015 Power and impunity of transnational corporations stifles people's voices Via Campesina
09 Jul 2015 Paraguay: Empresa brasileña deforesta ilegalmente territorio ayoreo E'a
09 Jul 2015 Uruguay: Entrevista a Pablo Díaz Sudamérica Rural
09 Jul 2015 100,000-cow-power dairy farm in China to feed Russian market China Daily
09 Jul 2015 The Global land grab: Giving with one hand and taking everything with the other New Matilda
09 Jul 2015 Namibia plans to ban foreigners from owning agricultural land Bloomberg
09 Jul 2015 China, Africa and food security IPD
09 Jul 2015 Private equity firm Fanisi buys stake in Tanzanian agro-processor Reuters
09 Jul 2015 Infrastructural violence and the monopoly system in Indonesia’s oil palm plantation zone MSH-M
09 Jul 2015 China, Africa and food security International Policy Digest
08 Jul 2015 SABL issue explained in new fact sheet for communities Act Now
08 Jul 2015 Terres agricoles: comment des speculateurs contournent la loi Charente Libre
08 Jul 2015 Palm oil giant Wilmar resorts to dirty tricks FPP
08 Jul 2015 Land rights and investment treaties: exploring the interface IIED
08 Jul 2015 Nigeria palm oil land grab exposes need for human rights treaty Friends of the Earth
08 Jul 2015 Feronia : Les institutions et banques internationales financent la pauvrété Le Nouveau Courrier
08 Jul 2015 Africa's land rush: rural livelihoods and agrarian change PLAAS
07 Jul 2015 Saudi Arabia to invest record $10bn in Russia World Bulletin
07 Jul 2015 La «bombe» foncière risque de détonner au Sénégal Sud Quotidien
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.

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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