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29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
As the land and resource grabbers remain determined to take away what rightfully belongs to the people, we must be more resolute than ever in our struggle to defend land, resources and human rights. A join statement by landless peasant, farm workers, indigenous community and civil society organisation.
29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
29 March “Day of the Landless” Stop land grabbing! Defend human rights!
As the land and resource grabbers remain determined to take away what rightfully belongs to the people, we must be more resolute than ever in our struggle to defend land, resources and human rights. A join statement by landless peasant, farm workers, indigenous community and civil society organisation.
Burmese leaders outed by Global Witness over alleged land grabs
Burmese leaders outed by Global Witness over alleged land grabs
A new report reveals the extent of land grabbing in Myanmar, especially along the border with China.
Indigenous rights ‘denied’
Indigenous rights ‘denied’
Land concessions and economic development have trampled efforts by Cambodia's indigenous communities to secure customary lands. In 2015, a report says, 267 Economic Land Concessions occupied 2,196,628 hectares, or more than 60 per cent of Cambodia’s arable land.
Retour sur l’action du 25 Mars à Bruxelles contre les accaparements de terre soutenus par la Banque mondiale
Retour sur l’action du 25 Mars à Bruxelles contre les accaparements de terre soutenus par la Banque mondiale
Le 25 mars 2015 s’est tenue une action pour dénoncer l’implication de la Banque mondiale dans le phénomène des accaparements de terre
Coca-Cola ne convainc pas sur l'expropriation des terres-experts
Coca-Cola ne convainc pas sur l'expropriation des terres-experts
Coca-Cola devra travailler davantage pour prouver que ses embouteilleurs et ses fournisseurs de sucre ne violent pas les droits fonciers.
Coke's zero tolerance for land grabs proves difficult to fulfill
Coke's zero tolerance for land grabs proves difficult to fulfill
The Coca-Cola Co has made a good start in axing land grabs from its supply chain, but it must work harder in proving that its bottlers and sugar suppliers do not violate land rights, development experts told the company.
Land grabbing in Tanzania: The truth, fallacies and fights- part 1
Land grabbing in Tanzania: The truth, fallacies and fights- part 1
The decision by the government to invite and accommodate investors in large scale farming has divided the nation into two alliances: the government-investor versus NGO-smallholder farmers.
Local groups pour capital in agriculture projects
Local groups pour capital in agriculture projects
The head of Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group, Doan Nguyen Duc, now owns 46,000 ha of rubber, 10,000 ha of sugar cane and 6,000 ha of corn in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar and plans to raise 236,000 cows in Laos.
The great land giveaway in Mozambique
The great land giveaway in Mozambique
What may end up dooming the ProSavana project in Mozambique is farmers’ growing awareness of the threat to their land, and their capacity to resist.
Guerre des actionnaires à Senhuile: L’ancien Dg Benyamin Dummai traduit Tampieri en justice
Guerre des actionnaires à Senhuile: L’ancien Dg Benyamin Dummai traduit Tampieri en justice
Une bataille judiciaire a été déclenchée entre l'ancien directeur général de Senhuile, Benyamin Dummai, et Tampieri Financial Group.
27 Mar 2015Acción Ecológica
Los sectores que se favorecen con el TLC de Ecuador con Europa: Brócoli
Dos empresas organizaron el cambio productivo en Cotopaxi: un holding y una corporación: Brownville Investment, con sede en Panamá y Corola N.V., con sede en las Antillas Holandesas
27 Mar 2015Librération
«Si les populations se battent, l’accaparement des terres s’arrêtera»
Interview avec Francis Ngang, secrétaire général d'Inades-Formation, au Forum Social Mondial
27 Mar 2015The Standard
Naivasha’s Karuturi seals debt buyout deal, planning comeback
Deposed Indian flower firm is planning a major comeback to Kenya next month, after entering a debt deal that would enable it retake its vast farms currently under control of its creditor CFC Stanbic Bank.
05 Mar 2015 Argentina: La aplicación de la Ley de Tierras reguló la compra de inmuebles por extranjeros Diario San Rafael
05 Mar 2015 Foreign investment and thirst for capital drives growth in 'sale and leaseback' property deals ABC
05 Mar 2015 Haiti: signing of an important agro-industrial project Haiti Libre
05 Mar 2015 (Not) Doing business in Nigeria Dominion Farms
04 Mar 2015 Olam vante le potentiel de production d’huile de palme de l’Afrique Agence Ecofin
04 Mar 2015 Un registre des transactions agricoles pourrait voir le jour Journal de Montréal
04 Mar 2015 RRI condemns the murder of Indra Pelani, land rights activist beaten to death by guards contracted to Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) RRI
04 Mar 2015 Africa has potential for CPO output Rakyat Post
04 Mar 2015 Joyce stands up for FDI changes Farm Weekly
03 Mar 2015 Ugandan farmers take on palm oil giants over land grab claims Guardian
03 Mar 2015 Stop #landrights fraud! Oakland Institute
03 Mar 2015 Mapping the global battle to protect our planet Guardian
03 Mar 2015 Africa to be the next frontier for oil palm The Hindu
03 Mar 2015 Rewards of land investment must be balanced with risks Western Producer
03 Mar 2015 Malaysia's Sime Darby completes $1.74 bln New Britain Palm Oil buy Reuters
03 Mar 2015 Militarisation and alternative biofuel drives Ethiopian land-grab Digital Journal
02 Mar 2015 Accaparement des terres agricoles: «il faudra une volonté politique», plaide l'UPA La Presse
02 Mar 2015 Nova aliança do G8 atinge e usurpa terra e água de 50 mil pessoas em Moçambique ADECRU
02 Mar 2015 A recolonização de Moçambique pelas mãos do agronegócio IHU
01 Mar 2015 Does Australia's farm sector need foreign investment? BBC
Stop the judicial harrassment of land rights defenders in Sierra Leone! Take action to support members of the Malen Land Owners and Users Association defending their lands against SOCFIN.


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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