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Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland
Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias Sem Terra ocupam área da Araupel no Paraná
Cerca de 3 mil famílias ocuparam, na manhã desta quinta-feira (17), a Fazenda Rio das Cobras, da empresa Araupel, entre os municípios de Rio Bonito do Iguaçu e Quedas do Iguaçu (PR).
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Sudan reaffirms commitment to provide land for agricultural investment
Minister of Agriculture confirmed, during his meeting with China's ambassador to Khartoum, the Sudanese government's commitment to providing land for agricultural investment
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam to invests $100m in commercial rice production
Olam reveals plans to expand its rice farm in Nigeria to 10,000 hectares.
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Brazil’s agribusiness lobby pushes back against indigenous land recognition
Agribusiness interests in Brazil are facing off against indigenous peoples calling for official recognition of territorial claims.
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La RD Congo lance le premier des 20 parcs agro-industriels prévus par le gouvernement
La République démocratique du Congo a lancé le premier (75 000 ha, geré par un consortium Sudafricain) d’une série de 20 parcs agro-industriels destinés à mettre en valeur le potentiel agricole énorme du pays et à doper la croissance économique.
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming
The government spent $83 million setting up the 75,000 ha Bukanga Lonzo park, where a South African consortium called Africom has been handed the management contract.
Compensaciones de carbono son
Compensaciones de carbono son "cómplices" de acaparamiento genocida de tierras
Entre 2000 y 2010, unos dos millones de kilómetros cuadrados de tierras en Asia, África y América Latina y el Caribe fue adquirido o negociado bajo acuerdos firmados en nombre de gobiernos extranjeros o empresas transnacionales.
When Wall Street went to Africa
When Wall Street went to Africa
A New York tycoon won a sweetheart deal to build a massive "sustainable" palm oil plantation in Cameroon. What followed were accusations of intimidation, corruption, bribery, and deceit.
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ should not leave Cambodian community ‘high and dry’
ANZ’s cutting of ties to Cambodian sugar company implicated in the use of child labour and causing food shortages after forcing hundreds of families off their land.
24 Jul 2014NY Times
White House to begin $10 billion farm investment fund
Wall Street is looking for ways to invest in America’s heartland, and the government is ready to play matchmaker.
23 Jul 2014Le Monde
Afrique du Sud : l'achat de terres par les étrangers restreint ?
Les étrangers ne pourront plus acheter de terre en Afrique du Sud d'ici cinq ans.
22 Jul 2014Addis Standard
Are Indian companies "grabbing land" in Ethiopia?
India's Ambassador to Ethiopia Sanjay Verma says India's "pioneering" investors are not land grabbing, calls conflicts with local communities "teething problems".
08 Jul 2014 New limits imposed on foreign investors seeking to acquire farmland in Quebec Dentons
07 Jul 2014 Government, UAE firm set up joint agriculture company Tanjung
07 Jul 2014 Settlement in Swazi sugar strike brings important gains for workers IUF
07 Jul 2014 Displacement and dispossession through land grabbing in Mozambique: The limits of international and national legal instruments Oxford University
07 Jul 2014 Dropping Phnom Penh Sugar as a client does not let ANZ Bank off the hook for financing human rights abuses Equitable Cambodia
06 Jul 2014 Paraguay: El acaparamiento de la tierra Última Hora
04 Jul 2014 Géorgie : Pays à vendre Courrier International
04 Jul 2014 Selon Al Gore, ancien vice-président des Etats-Unis: près de 50% des terres arables de la RDC sont bradées Le Potentiel
03 Jul 2014 Land Grabbing in Osteuropa: Die Rolle österreichischer Unternehmen FIAN Österreich
03 Jul 2014 Moçambique cresce, mas benefício fica com poucos IHU
03 Jul 2014 La tierra uruguaya será para uruguayos Página 12
03 Jul 2014 Victory for sugar workers at Swaziland's Tambankulu Estates but Illovo refuses to settle! IUF
03 Jul 2014 World Bank and UN REDD programme behind genocidal land grabs Guardian
02 Jul 2014 Venezuela: denuncian relación de Frito-Lay en la DEFORESTACIÓN en la Sierra de Perijá Canal Azul
02 Jul 2014 Grown men working 12 hours a day for a loaf of bread Arc 2020
02 Jul 2014 S'Africans to invest $200m in Edo, Enugu, Benue States This Day
02 Jul 2014 Conflicts over land in Asia CSR Asia
01 Jul 2014 Titanic land purchases in New Zealand OPP
01 Jul 2014 Concerns as PNG prepares to return land to traditional owners ABC
01 Jul 2014 Picking up the pieces from a failed land grab project in Tanzania Global Post
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