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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.
31 Mar 2015Gulf News
UAE’s food imports to rise to $400b in 10 years
The UAE import 85 per cent of its food, and the government plans to develop farmland in other countries — due to the lack of arable lands in the UAE — to secure food supplies amid increasing demand.
30 Mar 2015Le Point Afrique
Afrique - Mariam Sow : "L'accaparement des terres, un problème sérieux qui menace le monde rural"
Y a t-il réellement des terres au Sénégal qui méritent un appel d’offres, que l’on demande à des investisseurs étrangers de venir ?
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
03 Mar 2015 Mapping the global battle to protect our planet Guardian
03 Mar 2015 Africa to be the next frontier for oil palm The Hindu
03 Mar 2015 Rewards of land investment must be balanced with risks Western Producer
03 Mar 2015 Malaysia's Sime Darby completes $1.74 bln New Britain Palm Oil buy Reuters
03 Mar 2015 Militarisation and alternative biofuel drives Ethiopian land-grab Digital Journal
02 Mar 2015 Accaparement des terres agricoles: «il faudra une volonté politique», plaide l'UPA La Presse
02 Mar 2015 Nova aliança do G8 atinge e usurpa terra e água de 50 mil pessoas em Moçambique ADECRU
02 Mar 2015 A recolonização de Moçambique pelas mãos do agronegócio IHU
01 Mar 2015 Does Australia's farm sector need foreign investment? BBC
27 Feb 2015 Ukraine crisis seen softening political ground for foreign farm land sales Reuters
27 Feb 2015 Sé quién ganará en Ucrania El Periódico
27 Feb 2015 Paraguay: Aparecen firma panameña y extrañas coincidencias en el caso Chino Cue ABC
27 Feb 2015 New Mexico Investment Council makes first major agriculture move IP & Real Estate
27 Feb 2015 From Africa's Palms Al Jazeera
27 Feb 2015 Mali: Tension à Tangara, dans l’Office du Niger : Des opérateurs économiques et des espagnols en seraient la cause Nouvel Horizon
26 Feb 2015 En Australie, un contrôle accru pour les investissements étrangers dans l'agriculture AFP
26 Feb 2015 Une plate-forme d’apprentissage et de partage d’expériences: essentielle à la gouvernance foncière solide en Afrique CEA
26 Feb 2015 Foreign investors hit paydirt Western Producer
26 Feb 2015 US firm eyes Aussie crops The Land
26 Feb 2015 Green Fuel accused of grabbing villagers’ land News Day
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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