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22 Oct 2012UNAC
Moçambique: Pronunciamento da UNAC sobre o Programa ProSavana
União Nacional de Camponeses condena veementemente qualquer iniciativa que preconize o reassentamento de comunidades e expropriação de terra dos camponeses, para dar lugar à mega projectos agrícolas de produção de monoculturas
21 Oct 2012Correio do Brasil
Brasil: Compra de terras por estrangeiros aumenta preço da cesta básica
Para compreender a estrangeirização das terras e suas consequências, a Radioagência NP entrevistou o professor Sérgio Sauer, que também é relator do Direito Humano a Terra, Território e Alimentação da Plataforma Dhesca.
17 Oct 2012IHU
Venda de terras em larga escala pode agravar insegurança alimentar, alerta organização
A venda de terras de comunidades tradicionais em larga escala pode agravar a insegurança alimentar, principalmente com a concentração da posse por grupos estrangeiros.
16 Oct 2012Bloomberg
MetLife bets on Brazil farms as bond yields hurt results
MetLife Inc, the largest US life insurer, started a business to make agricultural loans in Brazil as insurers expand in developing markets and seek investments to boost income with interest rates near record lows.
11 Oct 2012Agrimoney
BrasilAgro sells second farm for hefty profit
BrasilAgro highlighted the gains to be made from Brazilian farmland by selling a second farm from its 170,000-hectare portfolio for a large gain.
02 Oct 2012The National
Gulf embraces Latin American flavours as trade triples
Investors from the Arabian Peninsula are keen to get on the ground floor of the continent's real estate, agriculture, and energy markets
29 Sep 2012Al Jazeera
US farmers scramble to buy Brazil's farmland
Foreigners are buying up prime agricultural land, but proposed legislation could curtail the booming trade.
20 Sep 2012Arabian Business
Saudi to invest over US$11bn in farmland projects
Saudi Arabia has invested around 40 billion riyals in agricultural and livestock projects in the Ukraine, Brazil, Argentina, Canada and Sudan, says chairman of the agricultural investment committee at the Saudi Council of Chambers.
18 Sep 2012Bloomberg
Mendillo returns to farms as Harvard vies for Ivy rebound
Since Jane Mendillo took over the endowment in July 2008, Harvard’s holdings of forests, farms and other natural resources in Brazil as well as in New Zealand and Romania have grown to about 10 percent of the portfolio -- more than $3 billion -- and she wants to add more.
11 Sep 2012Moçambique para todos
Desenvolvimento Pro-Savana: Injectam-se fundos para agro-negócios em Nacala
Um Fundo para a Iniciativa de Desenvolvimento Pro-Savana constituído por um montante inicial de 750 mil dólares americanos, será estabelecido amanhã em Nampula, Moçambique.
10 Sep 2012Chinadialogue
What are the ecological costs of China’s future food imports?
China’s growing agribusinesses and demand for soybeans and meat is bringing intensive farming and the risk of further deforestation in Brazil and beyond. Tom Levitt reports.
09 Sep 2012CETRI
Emprise et empreinte de l’agrobusiness
Architectes et principales bénéficiaires de la libéralisation des échanges agricoles, les firmes de l’agrobusiness ne cessent de renforcer leur emprise sur le système agroalimentaire mondial.

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