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Almarai announces new investments, studies acquisition
Almarai announces new investments, studies acquisition
Almarai said to be among Saudi companies that plan to expand their business in Egypt, along with food oil firm Saffola and Jannat Agriculture Investment Company.
Almarai announces new investments, studies acquisition
Almarai announces new investments, studies acquisition
Almarai said to be among Saudi companies that plan to expand their business in Egypt, along with food oil firm Saffola and Jannat Agriculture Investment Company.
Politique paysanne du Président Ouattara
Politique paysanne du Président Ouattara
La loi ivoirienne sur le foncier rural sera-t-elle réformée pour plaire aux multinationales ?
29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
As the land and resource grabbers remain determined to take away what rightfully belongs to the people, we must be more resolute than ever in our struggle to defend land, resources and human rights. A join statement by landless peasant, farm workers, indigenous community and civil society organisation.
Burmese leaders outed by Global Witness over alleged land grabs
Burmese leaders outed by Global Witness over alleged land grabs
A new report reveals the extent of land grabbing in Myanmar, especially along the border with China.
Indigenous rights ‘denied’
Indigenous rights ‘denied’
Land concessions and economic development have trampled efforts by Cambodia's indigenous communities to secure customary lands. In 2015, a report says, 267 Economic Land Concessions occupied 2,196,628 hectares, or more than 60 per cent of Cambodia’s arable land.
Retour sur l’action du 25 Mars à Bruxelles contre les accaparements de terre soutenus par la Banque mondiale
Retour sur l’action du 25 Mars à Bruxelles contre les accaparements de terre soutenus par la Banque mondiale
Le 25 mars 2015 s’est tenue une action pour dénoncer l’implication de la Banque mondiale dans le phénomène des accaparements de terre
Coca-Cola ne convainc pas sur l'expropriation des terres-experts
Coca-Cola ne convainc pas sur l'expropriation des terres-experts
Coca-Cola devra travailler davantage pour prouver que ses embouteilleurs et ses fournisseurs de sucre ne violent pas les droits fonciers.
Coke's zero tolerance for land grabs proves difficult to fulfill
Coke's zero tolerance for land grabs proves difficult to fulfill
The Coca-Cola Co has made a good start in axing land grabs from its supply chain, but it must work harder in proving that its bottlers and sugar suppliers do not violate land rights, development experts told the company.
Land grabbing in Tanzania: The truth, fallacies and fights- part 1
Land grabbing in Tanzania: The truth, fallacies and fights- part 1
The decision by the government to invite and accommodate investors in large scale farming has divided the nation into two alliances: the government-investor versus NGO-smallholder farmers.
Local groups pour capital in agriculture projects
Local groups pour capital in agriculture projects
The head of Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group, Doan Nguyen Duc, now owns 46,000 ha of rubber, 10,000 ha of sugar cane and 6,000 ha of corn in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar and plans to raise 236,000 cows in Laos.
27 Mar 2015Acción Ecológica
Los sectores que se favorecen con el TLC de Ecuador con Europa: Brócoli
Dos empresas organizaron el cambio productivo en Cotopaxi: un holding y una corporación: Brownville Investment, con sede en Panamá y Corola N.V., con sede en las Antillas Holandesas
27 Mar 2015Librération
«Si les populations se battent, l’accaparement des terres s’arrêtera»
Interview avec Francis Ngang, secrétaire général d'Inades-Formation, au Forum Social Mondial
27 Mar 2015The Standard
Naivasha’s Karuturi seals debt buyout deal, planning comeback
Deposed Indian flower firm is planning a major comeback to Kenya next month, after entering a debt deal that would enable it retake its vast farms currently under control of its creditor CFC Stanbic Bank.
12 Mar 2015 New report: commercial agricultural expansion fueling illegal logging and land conflicts in Myanmar Mongabay
12 Mar 2015 Local land rights may be in danger from push for palm oil in Liberia Mongabay
12 Mar 2015 Indonesia palm oil battle pits farmers against big plantations Reuters
11 Mar 2015 Indígenas paraguayos lograron que se retire proyecto de ley contra sus comunidades Notas
11 Mar 2015 O bambu, uma polêmica resposta ao desmatamento na África IHU
11 Mar 2015 Etiopía, una presa y el acaparamiento de tierras secan el río del que depende la tribu de los kwegus Ecoticias
11 Mar 2015 Donors warn Ethiopia of Omo conflict risk from rapid sugar plans Africa Intelligence Media
11 Mar 2015 Canada risks losing next generation of farmers CTV News
10 Mar 2015 Ethiopia: tribe starves as dam and land grabs dry up river Survival International
10 Mar 2015 Villagers in northeast Cambodia refuse to give up land for rubber plantation RFA
10 Mar 2015 Vietnamese agriculture sees investment increase from Japan Shanghai Daily
10 Mar 2015 L’IAIDA prend en location des terres agricoles en Mauritanie APA
10 Mar 2015 Major tycoons added to concessions watchlist in Cambodia Phnom Penh Post
10 Mar 2015 Youth activists condemn land given to Chinese company The Citizen
10 Mar 2015 Growing food trade, shrinking self-sufficiency Worldwatch Institute
09 Mar 2015 Grogne contre Senhuile: Après des éleveurs, des employés marchent (audio) Ndar Info
09 Mar 2015 Forest Peoples Programme complaint against Golden Agri Resources upheld FPP
07 Mar 2015 Palm oil firms in Peru plan to clear 23,000 hectares of primary forest Guardian
06 Mar 2015 Les dessous de la saga Senhuile Enquête
06 Mar 2015 Indígenas piden que Paraguay acate sentencia de la CorteIDH Paraguay.com
Stop the judicial harrassment of land rights defenders in Sierra Leone! Take action to support members of the Malen Land Owners and Users Association defending their lands against SOCFIN.


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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