Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi Corporation has bought a 20 per cent stake in global-agri business Olam through two transactions as the companies launch a strategic partnership.
Large Scale Land Acquisitions: Impacts & Solutions for Zambia
Large Scale Land Acquisitions: Impacts & Solutions for Zambia
A video discussing large scale land acquisitions in Zambia, and the risks they pose to those who derive their livelihoods from the land.
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
China has confirmed the continuation of a $1.2 billion rubber and rice investment deal in Sierra Leone, covering 135,000 hectares, that was signed in 2012.
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
A leader of a group trying to seize a 1,400-rai oil palm plantation run by Thai Pattana Co, a joint operation of a foreign investor and his Thai business partner, was shot dead while leaving the farm on motorcycle.
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Un nuevo informe de la Unión Nacional de Campesinos de Mozambique (UNAC) y de GRAIN muestra que hay una ofensiva colonial por apoderarse de las tierras agrícolas de África.
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Les associations et Coordinations d’associations de victimes de l’accaparement des terres au Mali étaient face à la presse pour marquer leur détermination à continuer la lutte.
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Investors have poured tens of millions of dollars into a war torn landscape in northern Uganda now dotted with tracts of maize, rice, sunflower, sesame and commercial forests.
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
If Black Soil Capital Partners gets its way, the fields of Heilongjiang will be consolidated under long-term leases from farmers, giving way to a modern, industrialized US-style business model.
Eco-Oil Energie investira 350 milliards dans un projet agroalimentaire au Congo
Eco-Oil Energie investira 350 milliards dans un projet agroalimentaire au Congo
Au Congo, des investisseurs malaisiens prévoient un investissement de 350 milliards de francs Cfa dans un projet agro-industriel.
Large food firms back voluntary plan to stop land grabbing
Large food firms back voluntary plan to stop land grabbing
Global food giants and international NGOs have drafted a framework to prevent land grabs just as hedge funds, companies and plantation owners race to acquire new territory.
27 Aug 2015 World Grain
Nigeria to work with Chinese firm on sorghum production
Sang-Liang Technology Development Centre and Nigeria's Raw Materials Research and Development Council will partner with the Niger state government for land provision for the pilot project.
25 Aug 2015 Macauhub
Mozambican company plans to build cashew processing unit
Cattle ranching company Beira Boi Limitada seeks to eventually establish a cashew plantation on 500 hectares to ensure a supply of raw material to feed a nut processing facility in Sofala Province.
24 Aug 2015 Act Now
Will KLK proceed with the corrupt Sepik oil palm deal?
PNG’s Minister for Trade, Commerce and Industry sign a Heads of Agreement that would make KLK an equity partner in development of 37,000 ha oil palm project in East Sepik’s Special agriculture Economic Zone(SEZ).
27 Jul 2015 The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon Guardian
27 Jul 2015 Neoliberal Ebola: palm oil, logging, land grabs, ecological havoc and disease The Ecologist
27 Jul 2015 Sénégal : des éleveurs mis dehors pour du biocarburant qu'on attend encore Libération
25 Jul 2015 Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land AFP
24 Jul 2015 Acaparamiento de tierras en Senegal al borde de la implosión Re:Common
24 Jul 2015 Thai CP Foods to buy $680 mln Russian poultry firm in overseas drive Reuters
24 Jul 2015 Chinese businessmen invest in Australian agriculture Xinhua
24 Jul 2015 Mali : Conflit foncier autour de 20 000 ha dans les villages de Sahou et de Sanamadougou : Les habitants envisagent de récupérer leurs champs par la force Le Républicain
24 Jul 2015 Au Sénégal, l'accaparement des terres est sur le point d'imploser Re:Common
24 Jul 2015 Senegal land grab on the verge of implosion Re:Common
24 Jul 2015 Senegal, progetto di land grabbing sull'orlo dell'implosione Re:Common
23 Jul 2015 Palm oil land grab during Liberian ebola crisis caused abuses TeleSur
23 Jul 2015 New Zealand: Labour loses bid to tighten farmland sales
23 Jul 2015 Liberia: une firme accusée d'exploiter Ebola Le Figaro
23 Jul 2015 Report accuses Cambodian elite of land grabbing frenzy Video News
23 Jul 2015 Pro-Savana will not expropriate land, government says AIM
23 Jul 2015 Cameroun - Secteur foncier: Les pratiques de corruption gagnent du terrain 237online
23 Jul 2015 Cambodge : la politique d’accaparement des terres du gouvernement a fait 60 000 nouvelles victimes depuis 2014 FIDH
23 Jul 2015 Palm oil in Liberia: violence, threats, and false promises Global Witness
23 Jul 2015 Liberians 'pressured to sell land' for palm oil plantations BBC
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