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27 Apr 2015
#NoLandNoLife Groups vow to further advance struggle for genuine agrarian reform
Amid massive land grabbing, land-use conversions and plunder of natural resources in the region by foreign and local investors, peasant organizations and land reform advocates vowed to further advance the struggle for genuine agrarian reform at a recently concluded two-day conference here.
25 Apr 2015TruthOut
Indigenous people occupy Brazil's legislature, protesting bill's violation of land rights
"Behind the impetus for this law are the interests of Monsanto, Nestlé, Syngenta, Cargill and other corporations that want to take our lands."
25 Apr 2015LICADHO
Mapping Cambodia's land concession
LICADHO, a Cambodian human rights group is releasing its land concession dataset and renewing its call for the government to fully disclose all concessions.
24 Apr 2015Republika
Call for lease of state­-owned land in Dzumajlija
14 foreign companies submitted letters of interest at a public call to lease the 4,435 hectares of farmland owned by Macedonia's state company Dzumajlija.
24 Apr 2015APC
“Advance the struggle for genuine agrarian reform in Asia,” says APC
Landlessness in Asia has worsened due to massive land grabbing, land-use conversions and plunders of natural resources carried out by private investors (domestic or foreign).
22 Apr 2015Times Live
Africa and Asia farmers protest 'land grab'
Farmers in Africa and Asia on Wednesday announced in a statement a string of protests over a holding company Socfin Bollore's "landgrab" in their areas.
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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