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Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
In wake of shooting and arrests, ALLAT calls for a moratorium on large scale land acquisitions in Sierra Leone.
Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
Press release on Bamba Village shooting incident
In wake of shooting and arrests, ALLAT calls for a moratorium on large scale land acquisitions in Sierra Leone.
Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Ndiaël : Marche des populations contre Senhuile
Vidéo de la marche des populations contre Senhuile du 21 janvier 2015
Remise en cause des lois foncières et semencières en Afrique
Remise en cause des lois foncières et semencières en Afrique
Le lobby qui cherche à industrialiser la production alimentaire en Afrique modifie aussi la législation semencière et foncière pour qu'elle serve les intérêts de l'industrie agroalimentaire.
Leaked report says World Bank violated own rules in Ethiopia
Leaked report says World Bank violated own rules in Ethiopia
Internal watchdog finds link between World Bank financing and Ethiopian government's mass resettlement of indigenous group
Tanzania: Ministry ordered to recover 3,000ha at Saadani Park
Tanzania: Ministry ordered to recover 3,000ha at Saadani Park
Parliamentary committee orders Ministry of Lands to recover 3,000 hectares of land the latter had sold to a Swedish company - EcoEnergy Ltd in Bagamoyo District, Coast Region.
Itochu, CP in deal to take $10.4 billion stake in Citic
Itochu, CP in deal to take $10.4 billion stake in Citic
A Japanese trading conglomerate and the holding company of Thailand’s richest person acquire a fifth of Citic Ltd., in one of the biggest foreign investments in a Chinese state-owned company.
Karuturi under the spotlight
Karuturi under the spotlight
Director of agricultural investment at Ethiopia's Ministry of Agriculture says Karuturi is on the verge of collapsing in Ethiopia and that the company "has gone bankrupt following internal management crisis”
Chinese rent over 6 thousand hectares of farmland in Tajikistan
Chinese rent over 6 thousand hectares of farmland in Tajikistan
China’s Xinyang Inhai company has rented 6,300 hectares of farmland in the Dangara and Yovon districts of the Khatlon province for cultivation of cotton and cereals.
Palm oil risk to Africa as prospectors eye swaths of land
Palm oil risk to Africa as prospectors eye swaths of land
Forest regions and local livelihoods under threat as palm oil producers looking for new agricultural land are welcomed by African governments
Indian police stop mass protest against land grabs
Indian police stop mass protest against land grabs
Police have suppressed a mass protest against Indian government plans to legalize corporate land grabs.
27 Jan 2015WALHI
Indonesia: We reject the palm oil companies because this is our home
A new video from WALHI documents the views of villagers in Bengkulu Province, on the west coast of Sumatra, who are resisting the expansion of palm oil on their lands.
26 Jan 2015The Daily Nation
Flower firm Karuturi goes under the gave
Naivasha-based flower farm Karuturi Ltd — the Kenyan subsidiary of the world’s biggest producer of cut roses — has been put on sale by receiver managers.
23 Jan 2015PLAAS
Can the FAO tenure guidelines stop land and water grabs?
Official implementation of the guidelines, via national governments, has started at a snail’s pace in only several countries, and monitoring systems are yet to be created.
17 Dec 2014 Bupati Mimika resmi cabut izin perkebunan sawit PT PAL Antara News
17 Dec 2014 État des lieux des cadres normatifs et des directives volontaires concernant le foncier aGter
17 Dec 2014 Madagascar : Relance de l’acquisition des terrains domaniaux Express de Madagascar
16 Dec 2014 The Acquisition Manual for Karuturi Global Limited Data Institute
16 Dec 2014 Chinese agriculture goes global – analysis Eurasia Review
16 Dec 2014 Paraguay: Las familias campesinas de Abaí ocupan tierra invadida por sojeros E'a
15 Dec 2014 Forty NGOs based outside of Cambodia support ICC case Cambodia Daily
15 Dec 2014 Fundo Nacala, estrutura original e desdobramentos FASE
15 Dec 2014 Macquarie plays ACE dairy card Financial Review
15 Dec 2014 Washing out diversity ALDAW
15 Dec 2014 Accaparement des terres : La complicité de l'État décriée Nouveau Courrier
15 Dec 2014 Tozzi Green : Une production qui s’étend sur 3500 ha cette année MATV
12 Dec 2014 Civil society statement supporting the case filed against the Cambodian ruling elite in the International Criminal Court Global Witness
12 Dec 2014 Register to track foreign companies buying Australian farmland to be delayed ABC
12 Dec 2014 Problèmes fonciers: les Maliens veulent une accélération des réformes RFI
12 Dec 2014 Lutte contre l’accaparement des terres agricoles : La Cmat plaide pour la révision du décret de gérance de l’Office du Niger Nouvel Horizon
12 Dec 2014 Des investisseurs indiens en visite en Côte d’Ivoire manifestent leur intérêt pour le secteur agricole du pays Ecofin
12 Dec 2014 Au Paraguay, accaparement des terres et des ressources naturelles gitpa
11 Dec 2014 Ethiopia: Large scale killing and deportation of Somali-Issa people in the Awash River Hiraan
11 Dec 2014 The corporate takeover of Ukrainian agriculture Oakland Institue
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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23 Feb 2015 - Dubai
Global AgInvesting Middle East 2015
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08 Mar 2015 - New York
Executive Training Program on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture
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