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Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
KKR and Bunge have expressed interest in buying 88% of PT Golden Plantation, which owns 49,000 hectares of oil palm plantations in Kalimantan, Riau and Sumatra, Indonesia
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
Kohlberg Kravis, Bunge Agribusiness express interest in Golden Plantation
KKR and Bunge have expressed interest in buying 88% of PT Golden Plantation, which owns 49,000 hectares of oil palm plantations in Kalimantan, Riau and Sumatra, Indonesia
Deforestation,
Deforestation, "development" connected to spread of Ebola in West Africa
"In a country like Liberia, it is not possible to do large-scale sustainable plantations". Silas Siakor explains the link between the Ebola epidemic and the ruthless exploitation of forest resources in the region.
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
Why Wall Street investors and Chinese firms are buying farmland all over the world
A new study in Environmental Research Letters finds that at least 126 countries are now involved in purchasing or selling global farmland.
Hard Facts, episoe 8
Hard Facts, episoe 8 "HM"
Sweden's TV4 investigates the multinational retail clothing company H&M's possible involvement in landgrabbing in Ethiopia.
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
Palm oil interest surges in Papua New Guinea
As the lands of traditional palm oil powerhouses like Indonesia and Malaysia have become saturated with plantations, companies looking to profit have turned to areas of tropical forest elsewhere – like Papua New Guinea.
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
Mali : Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers
La CNOP estime que leur application sera cruciale pour la sécurisation des droits fonciers, surtout au Mali où l’accaparement des terres est en passe de devenir le sport favoris de certains spéculateurs.
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
Changing the face of real estate in Angola
China's CITIC Construction says it has developed two 10,000 hectare farms in Angola and will invest $5 billion in a 500,000 hectare farm next year.
 Les belles histoires de l’agriculture familiale
Les belles histoires de l’agriculture familiale
Au cours des 50 dernières années, quatre cultures industrielles, le soja, le palmier à huile, le colza et la canne à sucre, se sont emparés de 140 millions d’hectares, un chiffre absolument stupéfiant. Et cette tendance s’accélère.
Communities as counterparties
Communities as counterparties
Review of concessions and conflict in eight emerging and frontier markets finds more than 93% of mining, oil & gas, logging, and agriculture developments involve inhabited land.
Australia: US fund pays $30m for Queensland grain farms
Australia: US fund pays $30m for Queensland grain farms
Black River Asset Management, a subsidiary of Cargill, one of the world's biggest food producers, has bought four grain-producing farms in the Darling Downs farming region between Dalby and Chinchilla.
25 Nov 2014This Day
Nigeria: Osun partners Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina on agric
Osun State Government signed agriculture partnerships over the weekend with investors from Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina.
25 Nov 2014La Tribune
Premier investissement chinois dans un vignoble languedocien
La transaction, dont le montant n'a pas encore été dévoilé, porte sur 180 ha de foncier dont 57 ha de vignes, répartis en AOP Corbières et en IGP, avec un potentiel de production de 3 300 hl.
24 Nov 2014Agence Ecofin
Le Cameroun recherche un investisseur privé pour le complexe sucrier de Batouri, d’une capacité de 60 000 tonnes
Le gouvernement camerounais cède le complexe sucrier de Justin Sugar Mills de 32 000 ha à d'autres investisseurs.
05 Nov 2014 The vanishing lake GlobalPost
04 Nov 2014 The march to progress in the Philippines Al Jazeera
04 Nov 2014 PZ-Wilmar JV calls for integration policy In palm oil sector Business Day
04 Nov 2014 Vandebeeck: Why Nigeria is preferred investment destination in Africa This Day
04 Nov 2014 Cacerías por la tierra Palabre-Ando
04 Nov 2014 Where’s the evidence that land grabs are good for economic progress? Guardian
03 Nov 2014 Colombia: rechazo al Proyecto de Ley 133 de Baldíos, que profundizaría la concentración y extranjerización de la tierra Biodiversidad en América Latina y el Caribe
03 Nov 2014 Global appetite for agribusiness Financial Review
03 Nov 2014 Fonds d’investissement : détournement de la politique agricole? La Terre
03 Nov 2014 "L’Afrique doit bien négocier l’avenir de son foncier agricole" Financial Afrik
03 Nov 2014 New model contract will help protect developing countries from harmful ‘land grabs’ IISD
03 Nov 2014 Redonner la terre aux paysans SOS Faim
02 Nov 2014 La tierra nicaragüense se está extranjerizando La Prensa
01 Nov 2014 « Non à l'accaparement des terres agricoles au Québec » La Presse Canadienne
31 Oct 2014 Concentración y acaparamiento de tierras Soberanía Alimentaria, biodiversidad y culturas
31 Oct 2014 Burma farmers at risk of losing land under legal shift: think tank Reuters
31 Oct 2014 Laos plans to allow foreigners to purchase land in controversial move RFA
31 Oct 2014 They say the land is ‘uninhabited’ but indigenous communities disagree IPS
31 Oct 2014 The political ecology of chinese agriculture investment in Uganda: The case of Hanhe Farm SAIS
31 Oct 2014 Land grabbing : Bolloré makes promises, local communities expect actions! ReAct
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01 Dec 2014 - Landmark Hotel, London
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