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Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Des menaces et homicides, conjugués à la mise en œuvre insuffisante de la loi, décrédibilisent la promesse du gouvernement colombien de restituer des millions d'hectares illégalement arrachés à des petits paysans.
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Restitutions de terres volées en Colombie : les premières victimes sont oubliées
Des menaces et homicides, conjugués à la mise en œuvre insuffisante de la loi, décrédibilisent la promesse du gouvernement colombien de restituer des millions d'hectares illégalement arrachés à des petits paysans.
Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar
Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar
A senior official of the Brazilian embassy in Doha says Qatar Investment Authority, specifically Hassad Foods, has expressed interest in acquiring land in Brazil.
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
KKR and Bunge have expressed interest in buying 88% of PT Golden Plantation, which owns 49,000 hectares of oil palm plantations in Kalimantan, Riau and Sumatra, Indonesia
Deforestation,
Deforestation, "development" connected to spread of Ebola in West Africa
"In a country like Liberia, it is not possible to do large-scale sustainable plantations". Silas Siakor explains the link between the Ebola epidemic and the ruthless exploitation of forest resources in the region.
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
A new study in Environmental Research Letters finds that at least 126 countries are now involved in purchasing or selling global farmland.
Hard Facts, episoe 8
Hard Facts, episoe 8 "HM"
Sweden's TV4 investigates the multinational retail clothing company H&M's possible involvement in landgrabbing in Ethiopia.
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
As the lands of traditional palm oil powerhouses like Indonesia and Malaysia have become saturated with plantations, companies looking to profit have turned to areas of tropical forest elsewhere – like Papua New Guinea.
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
La CNOP estime que leur application sera cruciale pour la sécurisation des droits fonciers, surtout au Mali où l’accaparement des terres est en passe de devenir le sport favoris de certains spéculateurs.
Colombia: Un manual de acaparamiento
Colombia: Un manual de acaparamiento
El objetivo del proyecto de ley 133 de 2014 presentado a la Cámara de Representantes por el gobierno nacional es el de legalizar y perpetuar el acaparamiento especulativo de tierras baldías.
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
China's CITIC Construction says it has developed two 10,000 hectare farms in Angola and will invest $5 billion in a 500,000 hectare farm next year.
27 Nov 2014World Folio
Agriculture: Sweet energy from sugar cane
The mammoth Biocom sugarcane project is a prime example of the Angolan government’s multi-faceted plan to open up the country’s interior to economic activity and increase agricultural production.
27 Nov 2014Intercontinental Cry
Legitimization crisis: Laws, policies and decrees as tools for Maasai land appropriation
The grazing lands of the Maasai community in East Africa are being viewed as the next frontier for land grabbing.
27 Nov 2014The Star
Kenya: Police aid in Lamu land grabbing, says lobby
Locals say land grabbing is on the rise because of the Lamu Port South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport corridor.
03 Nov 2014 "L’Afrique doit bien négocier l’avenir de son foncier agricole" Financial Afrik
03 Nov 2014 New model contract will help protect developing countries from harmful ‘land grabs’ IISD
03 Nov 2014 Redonner la terre aux paysans SOS Faim
02 Nov 2014 La tierra nicaragüense se está extranjerizando La Prensa
01 Nov 2014 « Non à l'accaparement des terres agricoles au Québec » La Presse Canadienne
31 Oct 2014 Concentración y acaparamiento de tierras Soberanía Alimentaria, biodiversidad y culturas
31 Oct 2014 Burma farmers at risk of losing land under legal shift: think tank Reuters
31 Oct 2014 Laos plans to allow foreigners to purchase land in controversial move RFA
31 Oct 2014 They say the land is ‘uninhabited’ but indigenous communities disagree IPS
31 Oct 2014 The political ecology of chinese agriculture investment in Uganda: The case of Hanhe Farm SAIS
31 Oct 2014 Land grabbing : Bolloré makes promises, local communities expect actions! ReAct
31 Oct 2014 Une terre, un toit, un travail, des « droits sacrés » pour le pape François La Croix
30 Oct 2014 Estanciero invade y alambra tierras de nativos ayoreos E'a
30 Oct 2014 New UN principles on agricultural investment won’t stop land grabbing or hunger Global Witness
30 Oct 2014 Declaration and report from the the Africa Conference on Land Grab 2014 Africa Land Grab
30 Oct 2014 Fact sheet: Indigenous peoples' Right to Land - The threat of land grabbing IWGIA
30 Oct 2014 Guide to due diligence of agribusiness projects that affect land and property rights AFD
29 Oct 2014 Terres et forêts : bataille féroce entre communautés locales et agro-business ADIAC
29 Oct 2014 Robb defends foreign investment The Land
29 Oct 2014 Investigating Herakles Farms in Ghana: AFJN’s Report AFJN
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