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11 Feb 2015World of Matter
Landrush- Frontier land
World of Matter project provides video and photos about large-scale agricultural projects, including the Pinesso Group's operations in Sudan and Karuturi's farms in Ethiopia
09 Feb 2015SEGS
Conferência Regional de Estrangeirização de Terras nas Américas
Pesquisadores promovem workshop para a preparação do evento nos dias 9 e 10 de março de 2015.
30 Jan 2015LandJustice4wa
Locals cry foul as foreign firm grab land for rice cultivation
Jokplenu, an old community in the Volta Region of Ghana, owns lands on which Brazil Agro Business Group has taken over for a large scale rice farm.
16 Jan 2015P&I
San Diego County unveils 2015 alternatives commitment pacing targets
San Diego County Employees Retirement Association plans to commit $275 million to $400 million to real assets including agriculture, mining, energy and timber in 2015.
15 Dec 2014FASE
Fundo Nacala, estrutura original e desdobramentos
Este texto apresenta informações técnicas sobre a natureza e o funcionamento do Fundo Nacala, um instrumento financeiro privado internacional, concebido para financiar projetos agrícolas na região do Corredor de Nacala, em Moçambique.
03 Dec 2014ADECRU
Associações de camponeses em Nampula agastadas com a implementação do Modelo II do ProSAVANA
As associações de camponeses nos distritos de Ribaué, Província de Nampula, estão agastadas e revoltadas com a Coordenação do Programa ProSAVANA.
28 Nov 2014Gulf Times
Brazil's 'extensive research' in farming can be of help to Qatar
A senior official of the Brazilian embassy in Doha says Qatar Investment Authority, specifically Hassad Foods, has expressed interest in acquiring land in Brazil.
27 Nov 2014World Folio
Agriculture: Sweet energy from sugar cane
The mammoth Biocom sugarcane project is a prime example of the Angolan government’s multi-faceted plan to open up the country’s interior to economic activity and increase agricultural production.
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.
27 Oct 2014UDOP
Agricultores brasileiros expandem investimentos em países africanos
À frente de lavouras de algodão, feijão, milho e sorgo no Sudão desde 2009, em parceria com o Ministério da Agricultura do país africano, o Grupo Pinesso deve aumentar seus investimentos na África com a implantação de 45 mil hectares de milho irrigado a partir de 2015.
24 Oct 2014Valor Econômico
Fiagril negotiates sale of minority stake to Chinatex
Fiagril, a Mato Grosso company operating in the trading and processing of grains, is negotiating the sale of a minority stake to Chinese agribusiness company Chinatex for R$400 million to R$500 million
24 Oct 2014@Verdade
Mozambique: More than 1,000 people displaced from their lands in Lioma
More than a thousand sustenance farmers were removed from their lands by the Brazilian company AGROMOZ, to make way for soybean production in an area of some 3,000 hectares.

SIGN-ON: Social movements and civil society organizations are invited to endorse the “Call of CSOs to their governments on the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in Africa” by Monday 1 June 2015. 


Human Rights Watch is seeking applicants for the position of Researcher on Women and Land. This position will be responsible for developing and implementing a research and advocacy agenda focusing on the impacts of large-scale international land acquisitions on women’s human rights in Africa and Asia.


The Declaration of the Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles launched in Dakar at the African Social Forum in October 2014 and reworked in Tunis at the World Social Forum in March 2015 is open for signature and engagement.


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