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Australia: China sour on dairy management
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Despite all the hype around Chinese investment in the Australian dairy sector, one Chinese investor who bought a dairy farm five years ago has lost money and will not buy again.
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Australia: China sour on dairy management
Despite all the hype around Chinese investment in the Australian dairy sector, one Chinese investor who bought a dairy farm five years ago has lost money and will not buy again.
Comment marchés financiers et multinationales accaparent aussi les mers et les océans
Comment marchés financiers et multinationales accaparent aussi les mers et les océans
Les terres agricoles ne sont pas les seules cibles de puissants intérêts privés, de grandes entreprises ou de gros investisseurs. Littoraux, mangroves ou récifs coralliens sont aussi convoités.
Honduras: Nueva Armenia y su lucha por la vida
Honduras: Nueva Armenia y su lucha por la vida
La comunidad garífuna de Nueva Armenia, a pocos kilómetros de La Ceiba, en el litoral caribeño de Honduras, está luchando valientemente contra la expansión de la palma africana. Desalojos, detenciones y juicios amañados no han podido detener el proceso de recuperación de sus territorios ancestrales.
Declaración Foro-Taller Agrocombustibles
Declaración Foro-Taller Agrocombustibles
La expansión frenética y masiva de los monocultivos en América Latina, colocan en condiciones precarias a campesinos, pueblos indígenas y negros; además de generar un enorme impacto ambiental.
Nigeria: Group announces $2.2m rice farming investment
Nigeria: Group announces $2.2m rice farming investment
WEMS Agro Companies Limited plans to invest about $2.2 million into rice cultivation ‎in a 25,000 ha rice project in Ondo state with Chinese partners.
Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture
Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture
A new $3 billion fund jointly initiated by the Beijing Agricultural Investment Fund and Yuhu Agriculture Investment Pty Ltd. is planning to invest $3 billion capital in various projects in Australia.
85 squatter farmers face arrest
85 squatter farmers face arrest
Authorities plan to arrest about 85 farmers who have occupied a large tract of land, formerly an oil palm plantation, in Plai Phraya district of Krabi today.
Sommet climat de l'ONU : vers une agriculture sous l'emprise de la finance et des multinationales ?
Sommet climat de l'ONU : vers une agriculture sous l'emprise de la finance et des multinationales ?
Malgré les échecs des marchés carbone, la Banque mondiale et la FAO oeuvrent pour faire de l’agriculture l’un des pivots de la décarbonification de l’atmosphère et un sous-système de la finance carbone, ce qui pourrait aggraver l'accaparement de terres par des investisseurs internationaux.
Michigan pension fund to invest more in Australian nuts, livestock
Michigan pension fund to invest more in Australian nuts, livestock
Thousands of miles from pricey U.S. farmland, a Michigan pension fund is expanding its investments in Australian farms, betting on good returns from the comparatively cheaper assets and surging commodity prices.
Draft plantations bill on foreign ownership limit hits presidential hurdle
Draft plantations bill on foreign ownership limit hits presidential hurdle
Indonesia's outgoing president is against a draft bill that would retroactively limit foreign ownership of plantations to no more than 30 percent.
22 Sep 2014Reuters
Le président de Kiribati prône l'achat de terres à l'étranger
Le président de Kiribati est partisan d'acquérir davantage de terrains à l'étranger, après un premier achat effectué aux Fidji, afin de garantir la sécurité alimentaire du pays et, à terme, de parer à la montée du niveau de la mer.
22 Sep 2014Sudan Vision
Private sector spearheads realization of Arab food security
Sudan declares its readiness for making more arrangements and efforts for creating an attractive environment for Arab investors to contribute to achievement of the Arab food security in the Sudan.
19 Sep 2014The Land
Twiggy bets on China food boom
The chairman of the New Hope Group is a key Chinese partner in the Sino-Australia 100-Year Agricultural and Food Safety Partnership-- an initiative founded by mining billionaire Andrew Forrest
15 Aug 2014 Exigen a Paraguay y Guatemala restitución de tierras para campesinos Terra
15 Aug 2014 Poll: family offices show greatest agri appetite PEI
15 Aug 2014 Indonesia lawmakers draft bill to slash foreign ownership of plantations Reuters
14 Aug 2014 Colombia: Néstor Humberto Martínez, abogado del poder y ahora el “superministro” de Santos Las dos orillas
14 Aug 2014 Vietnam’s leading company to Invest in rice production in Cambodia AKP
13 Aug 2014 Move to promote responsible agricultural investments in Africa Parliament of S.Africa
13 Aug 2014 Millionaires dig dirt as Czech farm boom spawns fund Bloomberg
13 Aug 2014 Jordan agriculture minister discusses investment in Sudan MENA
13 Aug 2014 KTG Agrar SE releases hidden reserves KTG Agrar
13 Aug 2014 Cambodia: peaceful marchers beaten Phnom Penh Post
12 Aug 2014 TIAA-CREF buying 31,000 acres of Florida cropland for $91.4 million as Alico exits sugarcane farming business Farmland Investor
12 Aug 2014 Burma: Union of farmers and agriculture workers made a statement Eleven
12 Aug 2014 World Bank again criticised for investments in Honduras Reuters
11 Aug 2014 Deux richissimes Brésiliens veulent s'emparer du roi de la banane Chiquita AFP
11 Aug 2014 Interview with Armando Guebuza - President of Mozambique BBC
11 Aug 2014 Chiquita Banana brand receives a counter to its inversion plan New York Times
11 Aug 2014 Guatemala: Declaración Politica IV Congreso Nacional de Pueblos, Comunidades y Organizaciones CLOC-VC
11 Aug 2014 US fund continues WA farm spree West Australian
11 Aug 2014 Regional seminar at the Pan-African Parliament “Making agricultural investment work for Africa: a Parliamentarian response to the land rush” AWEPA
11 Aug 2014 Séminaire sur la réponse parlementaire à la ruée vers les terres en Afrique australe AWEPA
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01 Oct 2014 - Maputo
III International peasant conference on land



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