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12 Feb 2015Financial Review
New Hope targets Moxey dairy
China's largest privately owned agribusiness company and the Perich family from Sydney are looking to buy a $100 million dairy in western New South Wales.
12 Feb 2015Fresh Fruit Portal
Polish farmers to continue protests against new land sale laws
"The core of the protest is about preventing the sale of Polish agricultural land that might happen from 2016 if the current law continues. This will expose Polish land to be bought by foreign buyers and will threaten small farmers."
12 Feb 2015ABC
Cancellation of flawed Papua New Guinea land leases halted
The cancellation of controversial flawed land leases in Papua New Guinea has been halted, leaving traditional landowners unsure of when they will get their land back.
12 Feb 2015The Herald
Amatheon Agri expands grain production
Amatheon Agri, a Berlin based agribusiness and farming company, is set to embark on a countrywide expansion of grain production in Zimbabawe after a successful pilot maize farming project
11 Feb 2015The Australian
Foreign farm buys above $15m will need FIRB approval
Australia's new threshold on foreign investment in agriculture would be cumulative, so someone with a $14m investment would have to seek approval before trying to purchase an ­additional $1m property.
11 Feb 2015Guardian
How much of Australia’s farmland is owned by foreign companies?
The Coalition has increased scrutiny of foreign purchases of rural land, but how much is currently owned overseas and are the concerns valid?
Stop the judicial harrassment of land rights defenders in Sierra Leone! Take action to support members of the Malen Land Owners and Users Association defending their lands against SOCFIN.

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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18 May 2015 -
Accaparements de terres: de l'analyse à l'action