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24 Oct 2014Safeguardcomments
CSOs walk out of World Bank "consultation" on Safeguards policy
Civil society groups walk out of World Bank "consultation" on their Safeguards policy. The Safeguards are supposed to set best practice for the World Bank and protect people's rights, but the new draft allows the bank and companies to go ahead with projects that affect land rights without consent of affected communities.
22 Oct 2014Finfinne Tribune
Hanisha Solomon’s rousing tribute to the fight against land grabs in Africa
Video clip from the Stop Africa Land Grab Concert in Washington DC (September 2014)
16 Oct 2014Inter Pares
La fièvre verte - acquisitions massives de terres en Afrique de l'Ouest
Inter Pares, REDTAC et la COPAGEN viennent de conclure une étude qui documente les répercussions de l'accaparement des terres sur la sécurité alimentaire en Afrique de l'Ouest.
14 Oct 2014Attac TV
Julien N’Kolo Reteno à l’ESU : l’accaparement des terres au Gabon
Julien N’Kolo Reteno est délégué général d’Attac Gabon. Il est interviewé à l’occasion de l’Université d’été européenne d’Attac à Paris en 2014 sur l’accaparement des terres au Gabon.
09 Oct 2014AgroMedia
Industrie agroalimentaire : La Chine s’intéresse aux sites à vendre en Bretagne
En Bretagne, des investisseurs Chinois s'intéressent de près aux sites industriels agroalimentaires qui attendent une nouvelle vie....
08 Oct 2014LJ4WA
Tales of Grabland
Thousands of small farmers protest against the Rivers State Government's appropriation of their ancestral farmlands to give to a Mexican company for the development of a banana plantation.
03 Oct 2014Sahara TV
Eveil d Afrique : Accaparement des terres en afrique
Farida reçoit Mme Binta Terrier qui avec son ONG PLAD (Partnership League for African’s Dévelopment) a organisé un géant concert au Warner Theater à Washington D.C pour dénoncer ce fléau.
03 Oct 2014LandJustice4wa
Video EN/FR: Fighting land grabbing in West Africa
Invited by Synergie Paysanne, civil society in West Africa discusses strategies against land grabbing, 23 -25 September 2014 in Cotonou, Benin.
01 Oct 2014Yahoo!
Farmers protest at ANZ Bank against land grabs
Farmers held a demonstration at a branch of the ANZ Royal Bank in Phnom Penh on October 1, 2014 to protest against the bank’s financing of sugar plantations.
24 Sep 2014Grassroots International
Video explores land grabs, development in Ethiopia
Video by Alfredo Bini explores the phenomenon of land grabs through the eyes of foreign investors, governments and the people on the land.
24 Sep 2014ODI
Video: Large scale land acquisitions and responsible investment in Africa
Presentation by Ruth Hall of PLAAS on responsible or irresponsible agricultural investment in Africa at the Future Agricultures London Policy Dialogue.
22 Sep 2014This is Africa
Investing in frontier Africa
Phoenix Africa CEO Paddy Docherty interviewed by the FT This is Africa, about frontier investing in Africa.
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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