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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.
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.
¿Qué es el acaparamiento de océanos?
¿Qué es el acaparamiento de océanos?
El término ‛acaparamiento de océanos’ pretende arrojar nueva luz sobre una serie de importantes procesos y dinámicas que están afectando negativamente a las personas y comunidades cuya forma de vida, identidad cultural y medios de vida dependen de su participación en la pesca en pequeña escala.
Edo, 16 investors sign MoU to develop agribusiness
Edo, 16 investors sign MoU to develop agribusiness
500,000 hectares of new farmlands has so far been identified across the Nigerian state to be allocated to the investors to develop the sector.
Lufthansa helps establish $600m biofuel fund
Lufthansa helps establish $600m biofuel fund
German airline Lufthansa in talks with several investment firms about taking on management of a private equity fund that will invest into farmland in Cameroon and Eastern Europe to grow oil crops.
Mali: protestation contre l'accaparement des terres
Mali: protestation contre l'accaparement des terres
Au Mali, une grande marche était prévue mardi pour protester contre l’accaparement des terres mais au dernier moment, les autorités ont décidé de l’interdire. RFI était sur place.
18 Sep 2014Business Standard
Karuturi fails to comply with SEBI
Move to seek an extension of AGM date comes after a series of issues it has been facing at its expansive roses farms in Kenya and allegations of land grab at its ambitious agriculture foray in Ethiopia.
18 Sep 2014Anywaa Survival Organisation
Ethiopian Government Campaign of Murder in Gambela
September 11: eight ethnic Majengir murdered by in cold blood by Ethiopian highlanders in Godere District, Gambela as tensions between settlers and indigenous peoples escalate.
17 Sep 2014Arab News
FGCCC calls for expanded role of sovereign funds in agro investments
Secretary General of the Federation of GCC Chambers Abdulrahim Hasan Naqi has stressed the need to expand the role of sovereign funds to have investments in agriculture.
18 Sep 2014 Karuturi fails to comply with SEBI Business Standard
18 Sep 2014 Ethiopian Government Campaign of Murder in Gambela Anywaa Survival Organisation
17 Sep 2014 La déforestation illégale peut nuire à la majorité des produits de consommation IPS
17 Sep 2014 FGCCC calls for expanded role of sovereign funds in agro investments Arab News
17 Sep 2014 Nigeria: Group announces $2.2m rice farming investment This Day
16 Sep 2014 Rapport : "La faim un business comme un autre" CCFD-TerreSolidaire
16 Sep 2014 Not so mega? The risky business of large-scale public-private partnerships in African agriculture Oxfam
16 Sep 2014 Chinese investment fund to tip billions into Australian farm projects ABC
16 Sep 2014 La lutte des communautés pour défendre leur territoire Bulletin Nyéléni
16 Sep 2014 Ethiopian government campaign of murder in Gambela ASO
15 Sep 2014 Landgrabbing continues unabated worldwide Nyéléni Newsletter
15 Sep 2014 Women agricultural workers crave fair working conditions FIAN
15 Sep 2014 Bulgarian REIT Advance Terrafund sells 2,336 ha of farmland in Jan-Aug SeeNews
15 Sep 2014 Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture Weekly Times
15 Sep 2014 85 squatter farmers face arrest Bangkok Post
13 Sep 2014 Sénégal : Accaparement du foncier, et des espaces cultivables ménace contre l'autosuffisance alimentaire SudOnline
11 Sep 2014 La division des terres agricoles menace la sécurité alimentaire IPS
11 Sep 2014 Le commerce mondial, moteur de la déforestation illégale Le Monde
11 Sep 2014 Argentina: Campesinos salen a defender a los Esteros de la extranjerización Corrientes Hoy
11 Sep 2014 Subdivisión de tierras amenaza la seguridad alimentaria en África IPS
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21 Sep 2014 - Washington DC
STOP Africa Land Grab concert
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21 Sep 2014 - Brooklyn
Land Grabbing: Raising Awareness with Multimedia
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01 Oct 2014 - Maputo
III International peasant conference on land
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