US
28 May 2012 La Nación
Argentina: Ofrecen comprar tierras en EE.UU.
Productores argentinos pueden acceder a través de operadores inmobiliarios; atrae la menor presión impositiva.
20 May 2012 Investir au Cameroun
Cargill envisage de créer 10 000 emplois au Cameroun
Le groupe américain mène «une mission de prospection qui vise à implanter en Afrique, notamment au Cameroun, au Liberia et en Côte d’Ivoire, une vaste plantation de palmier à huile.» On parle de 50000 ha.
18 May 2012 Ziarul Financiar
US trader goes from Wall-Street investments to buying farmland In Romania and Bulgaria
Jeffrey Notaro, a trader who worked on Wall Street for 18 years, set up investment fund Black Sea Agriculture seven years ago, mainly for investments in farmland in northern Bulgaria and south Romania.
18 May 2012 Bloomberg
Obama urged to reassess Ethiopian relations over land evictions
The U.S. should reassess its support for the government of Ethiopia, amid concern that more than half a million people are being evicted to make land available for foreign investment in agriculture, advocacy groups say.
18 May 2012 US government
Fact sheet: G-8 action on food security and nutrition
Obama announces G8's New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition and reiterates support for the "process and pilot use of the Principles of Responsible Agricultural Investment"
17 May 2012 IATP
Is your retirement fund a land-grabber?
The Financial Times reported this week that TIAA-CREF is developing a new “investment vehicle” that will bet the retirement funds of millions of American on the rising price of farmland around the world.
17 May 2012 Seeking Alpha
The allure of farmland investments: Consistent performance, low correlation
"Investing in Farmland and Feeding the World," was discussed at an interactive session at the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Chicago last week.
15 May 2012 IPE
Commitments to AP2 agriculture venture boosts assets to $2bn
Sweden's SEK216bn (€24bn) buffer fund AP2 and TIAA-CREF have increased commitments to an agricultural property company launched last year to $2bn (€1.6bn), attracting interest from several Canadian investors.
03 May 2012 USAID
Study on private equity in agribusiness in Southern Africa
The overall objective of this report is to identify potential interventions to enhance the capacity of newly created private equity funds in agriculture and/or agribusiness in Africa, especially the stimulation of technical assistance to agricultural value chains.
02 May 2012 IPS
Focusing on land grabs in Africa
On the evening of April 24, following a daylong rally against large-scale land investment deals in poor nations, the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Manhattan became the venue for a 30-minute light show against land grabs in Africa.
29 Apr 2012 Reuters
Investors eager to expand into agricultural assets
Investment managers meeting at the Waldorf Astoria in New York said rising US farmland prices were making it harder to find quality land and high returns, and a lot of capital flow is moving to developing nations.
20 Apr 2012 ECAD Forum
African land grab: Ethiopians in NY to join other activists
Preparation to counter the gathering of 1,000 African Land Buyers who paid an entrance fee of 3,000 dollar at Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan, New York for their conference from April 23 to April 25 is underway.

US
  • La Nación | 28 May 2012 Argentina: Ofrecen comprar tierras en EE.UU.

    Productores argentinos pueden acceder a través de operadores inmobiliarios; atrae la menor presión impositiva.

  • Investir au Cameroun | 20 May 2012 Cargill envisage de créer 10 000 emplois au Cameroun

    Le groupe américain mène «une mission de prospection qui vise à implanter en Afrique, notamment au Cameroun, au Liberia et en Côte d’Ivoire, une vaste plantation de palmier à huile.» On parle de 50000 ha.

  • Ziarul Financiar | 18 May 2012 US trader goes from Wall-Street investments to buying farmland In Romania and Bulgaria

    Jeffrey Notaro, a trader who worked on Wall Street for 18 years, set up investment fund Black Sea Agriculture seven years ago, mainly for investments in farmland in northern Bulgaria and south Romania.

  • Bloomberg | 18 May 2012 Obama urged to reassess Ethiopian relations over land evictions

    The U.S. should reassess its support for the government of Ethiopia, amid concern that more than half a million people are being evicted to make land available for foreign investment in agriculture, advocacy groups say.

  • US government | 18 May 2012 Fact sheet: G-8 action on food security and nutrition

    Obama announces G8's New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition and reiterates support for the "process and pilot use of the Principles of Responsible Agricultural Investment"

  • IATP | 17 May 2012 Is your retirement fund a land-grabber?

    The Financial Times reported this week that TIAA-CREF is developing a new “investment vehicle” that will bet the retirement funds of millions of American on the rising price of farmland around the world.

  • Seeking Alpha | 17 May 2012 The allure of farmland investments: Consistent performance, low correlation

    "Investing in Farmland and Feeding the World," was discussed at an interactive session at the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference in Chicago last week.

  • IPE | 15 May 2012 Commitments to AP2 agriculture venture boosts assets to $2bn

    Sweden's SEK216bn (€24bn) buffer fund AP2 and TIAA-CREF have increased commitments to an agricultural property company launched last year to $2bn (€1.6bn), attracting interest from several Canadian investors.

  • USAID | 03 May 2012 Study on private equity in agribusiness in Southern Africa

    The overall objective of this report is to identify potential interventions to enhance the capacity of newly created private equity funds in agriculture and/or agribusiness in Africa, especially the stimulation of technical assistance to agricultural value chains.

  • IPS | 02 May 2012 Focusing on land grabs in Africa

    On the evening of April 24, following a daylong rally against large-scale land investment deals in poor nations, the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Manhattan became the venue for a 30-minute light show against land grabs in Africa.

  • Reuters | 29 Apr 2012 Investors eager to expand into agricultural assets

    Investment managers meeting at the Waldorf Astoria in New York said rising US farmland prices were making it harder to find quality land and high returns, and a lot of capital flow is moving to developing nations.

  • ECAD Forum | 20 Apr 2012 African land grab: Ethiopians in NY to join other activists

    Preparation to counter the gathering of 1,000 African Land Buyers who paid an entrance fee of 3,000 dollar at Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan, New York for their conference from April 23 to April 25 is underway.



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31 Mar 2016 - Valencia
World Forum on Access to Land
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Executive training program on sustainable investments in agriculture
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