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31 May 2012Capital.es
¿Quién se lleva sus tierras?
La especulación financiera tiene un nuevo objetivo: la tierra. Miles de pequeños campesinos sufren las consecuencias.
06 May 2012The Independent
World Bank under attack for aiding land grabs in Uganda
BIDCO project wreaks environmental havoc, hunger, and human rights abuse in Kalangala
03 May 2012FOE
Land rights and the World Bank Group: Setting the record straight
Responding to concerns raised by Friends of the Earth International and others about the impacts of land grabbing, The World Bank claims that land lease deals in developing countries can reduce hunger and poverty, and build sustainable agriculture. The facts tell otherwise.
28 Apr 2012La Vanguardia
Fondos de inversión y gobiernos ya han comprado el 4,8% de la superficie agrícola de África
La poca transparencia en las operaciones hace difícil precisar con exactitud el alcance del fenómeno.
27 Apr 2012Vía Campesina
Declaração Conjunta - Banco Mundial: Fora da terra!
Conferência do Banco Mundial sobre Terra e Pobreza - de 23 a 26 de abril, em Washington
26 Apr 2012Boletín Agrario
Un informe destapa las graves consecuencias de inversiones agrícolas en población local de Uganda
Elaborado por Amigos de la Tierra Uganda, denuncia la expansión descontrolada de cultivos bioenergéticos en las islas de Kalangala en el lago Victoria.
25 Apr 2012World Bank
Land rights and the World Bank Group: Setting the record straight
Some CSOs are using the media to paint an inaccurate and distorted picture of the World Bank Group’s work and they are questioning the motives of the conference, says the World Bank's Klaus Deininger.
23 Apr 2012IPS
World Bank overseeing global land grab
The World Bank continues to facilitate land-grabbing in poor and developing countries around the world, according to new research released on Monday.
23 Apr 2012Guardian
Nigeria’s agric development gets N144bn boost from World Bank
World Bank officials say they will further support the county in the development of staple crop processing zones, while a US company indicates interest in 25,000 ha rice project in Rima irrigation scheme, Sokoto.
23 Apr 2012CRBM, FIAN, Focus, FOE, GRAIN, La Via Campesina, TNI
Banca Mondiale fuori dalla terra!
La Banca mondiale sta svolgendo un ruolo centrale nell'accaparrameto globale di terre, dicono i movimenti contadini ed i loro alleati internazionali.
23 Apr 2012CRBM, FIAN, Focus, FOE, GRAIN, La Via Campesina, TNI
Banque Mondiale : Retire-toi des terres !
Nous nous joignons aux mouvements des paysans dans la lutte contre l’accaparement des terres et pour contrer les tentatives de la Banque mondiale et de ses alliés de présenter l’expropriation des terres des paysans comme une opération responsable.
23 Apr 2012CRBM, FIAN, Focus, FOE, GRAIN, La Via Campesina, TNI
Farmers demand World Bank, Wall Street stop grabbing their lands at opening of the Bank’s annual conference in Washington, DC
The World Bank is playing a leading role in a global land grab, says farmers' movement and its international allies.

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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