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Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says all Special Agricultural and Business Leases, or SABLs, are under review and that those abused for forestry will be revoked.
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Flawed land leases in PNG will be revoked, says PM
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says all Special Agricultural and Business Leases, or SABLs, are under review and that those abused for forestry will be revoked.
Au Sénégal, Senhuile SA relance le débat sur l’accaparement des terres
Au Sénégal, Senhuile SA relance le débat sur l’accaparement des terres
Frederic Mousseau de l’Institut Oakland, l’une des ONG qui proteste contre le projet Senhuile SA, rappelle que « tous les pays n’ont pas des cadastres, tels qu’on les connait dans les pays occidentaux ».
Senegal : 37 villages say “no” to the implementation of Senhuile Senethanol and threaten to march with cattles
Senegal : 37 villages say “no” to the implementation of Senhuile Senethanol and threaten to march with cattles
As they prepare a protest march, the populations questioned President Macky Sall on the Senhuile agribusiness project that is grabbing and destroying their land.
Governos de Moçambique, Brasil e Japão Lançam última Ofensiva contra Resistência das OSC e Movimentos Sociais ao Prosavana
Governos de Moçambique, Brasil e Japão Lançam última Ofensiva contra Resistência das OSC e Movimentos Sociais ao Prosavana
ADECRU exige ao Governo de Moçambique que inicie uma ampla discussão democrática, franca e inclusiva com as Comunidades do Corredor de Nacala em resposta as suas demandas soberanas
La moitié des terres en Europe est contrôlée par 3% de gros propriétaires
La moitié des terres en Europe est contrôlée par 3% de gros propriétaires
Les phénomènes de concentration et d’accaparement des terres ne concernent pas que l’Afrique ou l’Asie. Les gros propriétaires terriens sont aussi très actifs au sein de l’Union européenne.
Dubai’s emir to discuss partnerships in Brazil
Dubai’s emir to discuss partnerships in Brazil
Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum is also travelling to Mexico, Argentina and Chile. The agenda includes negotiations for strategic partnerships, agriculture in Africa and mutual investment.
Nepal: Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
Nepal: Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
A technical committee formed by the Ministry of Agricultural Development to give final shape to Nepal's Agriculture Development Strategy has recommended barring foreign investment and land ownership in primary farm production.
Zones d’ombre autour du projet Senhuile-Senéthanol (enquête)
Zones d’ombre autour du projet Senhuile-Senéthanol (enquête)
Malgré la résistance des populations locales, l’entreprise Senhuile poursuit son projet de plantation agro-industrielle de 20 000 hectares, dans le nord-ouest du Sénégal. De nombreuses questions restent en suspens, notamment autour du montage organisationnel et financier de la société.
Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
Ban on foreign capital in primary farming urged
A technical committee formed by Nepal's Ministry of Agricultural Development has recommended barring foreign investment and land ownership in primary farm production.
Saudi firm moves toward 100% use of imported animal feeds 
Saudi firm moves toward 100% use of imported animal feeds 
Almarai has recently received the first shipment of feed estimated at 39 thousand tons coming from farms owned by the company in Argentina.
25 Apr 2014The Conversation
The global land grab as modern day corporate colonialism
The problem is often not so much regulations as the failure to implement them or a lack of practical control, write Annelies Zoomers and Mayke Kaag.
24 Apr 2014Think Africa Press
Food security is about more than land grabs
Foreign powers are not just engaged in African land. They are also engaged in African food systems, often in damaging ways.
24 Apr 2014Black Sea Grain
Over a third of Romania’s fertile land is now owned by foreigners
A third of Romania’s fertile land is now owned by Italian, Danish, German, Norwegian, Dutch, Hungarian and Lebanese citizens.
31 Mar 2014 USAID : Grading donors on land rights USAID
31 Mar 2014 World Bank accused of destroying traditional farming to support corporate land grabs Oakland Institue
31 Mar 2014 Twynam's Gundaline sold to Southern Ag Financial Review
31 Mar 2014 Nigeria: Edo govt acquires 410,000 hectares for private agricultural investments NAN
30 Mar 2014 Acaparar fuentes de vida El Informante
29 Mar 2014 China looks abroad for greener pastures LA Times
28 Mar 2014 Organizações da província moçambicana de Nampula negam ter "legitimado" programa agrário ProSAVANA SAPO Noticias
28 Mar 2014 Sweden's Agrokultura sees net loss grow 160% in 2013 Interfax
28 Mar 2014 Conflict in Indonesia’s Papua region IRIN
28 Mar 2014 Should you invest in farmland? Wall Street Journal
28 Mar 2014 Chinese, Mideast funds to invest in Russian agricultural venture Wall Street Journal
28 Mar 2014 Ukraine: Divvying up the breadbasket of Europe Registan
28 Mar 2014 Romania: Land for sale WPJ
27 Mar 2014 Foreign investment in agriculture ABC
27 Mar 2014 Asian investors 'face more scrutiny' on farm deals, says Fitzgibbon The Australian
27 Mar 2014 Foreign investors often blamed for Africa land grabs conducted by local ruling elites Reuters
27 Mar 2014 Greed for land boosts hunger DW
27 Mar 2014 Macquarie adds to its holdings in WA farmland Central Advocate
27 Mar 2014 L’expansion des plantations d’huile de palme stoppée au Liberia Basta!
27 Mar 2014 Ethiopie : l’inquiétude augmente face à la crise humanitaire dans la vallée inférieure de l’Omo Survival France
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Our land: a symposium on farmland access in the 21st century
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