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04 Apr 2014Reuters
Big Chinese soy project in Brazil: so far, just an empty field
No signs identify a barren field in northeastern Brazil that was meant to be the center of one of China's most ambitious agricultural forays into South America.
31 Mar 2014
「ProSAVANA市民社会報告2013ー現地調査に基づく提言【最終版】【資料集】」の刊行 Publishment of "ProSAVANA Civil Society Report 2013 - Findings and Recommendations" by Japanese Civil Society
日本の大規模援助事業「日本・ブラジル・モザンビーク三角協力によるアフリカ熱帯サバンナ農業開発プログラム(プロサバンナ)」に関する、資料および現地調査に基づく、初めての包括的な報告書。
28 Mar 2014Wall Street Journal
Chinese, Mideast funds to invest in Russian agricultural venture
The Russian Direct Investment Fund said it was leading a consortium buying a $200M stake in Sodrugestvo, a Luxembourg-based crop producer operating in Russia, several ex-Soviet states, Brazil and Northern Europe.
22 Mar 2014Voz da América
Odebrecht em tribunal por violações em Angola
Trabalhadores acusam companhia de retê-los em Malanje em péssimas condições de trabalho e habitação.
19 Mar 2014Africa Review
Brazilian multinationals accused of 'slave labour' in Angola
Odebrecht notified by the Brazilian Public ministry of allegations of slave labour conditions at its 32,000 ha Biocom sugarcane operation.
15 Mar 2014Canal 311
Paraguay: Casi 5 millones de hectáreas están en manos brasileñas
Colonos y terratenientes brasileños tienen propiedades en gran parte de los departamentos de Alto Paraná, Canindeju, Amambay y Chaco, concentrados en las tierras más fértiles y ricas del país.
05 Feb 2014Amanhá
Por que a SLC vai seguir comprando terras no Brasil
Embora monitore oportunidades em países da África e da América do Sul, a subsidiária SLC LandCO ainda coloca suas fichas no Brasil por uma questão de preço
18 Jan 2014Observador Rural
Post-Fukushima anatomy of studies on ProSAVANA: Focusing on Natalia Fingermann’s "Myths behind ProSAVANA"
Through detailed analysis of ProSavana documents and field research, Sayaka Funada-Classen deals with the evolution of the philosophy and speeches about the programme; the positions of the three governments involved; the possible incoherence and incompatibilities of implementing ProSavana.
14 Jan 2014Euromoney
Land rush on Brazil’s frontier
Transport costs have made the country’s agriculture industry uncompetitive. But new infrastructure projects should transform the opportunities some have seen in land values.
13 Jan 2014Euromoney
Farmland: Yield-starved investors go back to the land
This year could see a surge in interest in farmland from investors with very little experience in this complicated asset class, reports Euromoney
04 Jan 2014The Economist
Farming without fields
Los Grobo does not own a single shovel or acre. Instead it leases machinery and land from others. This outsourcing model is now used for nearly 60% of farmland in Argentina.
28 Dec 2013IPS
Farmers in Mozambique fear Brazilian-style agriculture
The ProSavana programme in the Nacala Corridor is expected to intensify conflicts over land by attracting companies focused on large-scale production.

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