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07 Oct 2012EIA
RSPO fails to act as Muara Tae is destroyed
The credibility of the international Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has been called into question over its failure to act against a company bulldozing ancestral forests and perpetrating human rights abuses in Indonesia.
04 Oct 2012Guardian
Land acquired over past decade could have produced food for a billion people
Oxfam report says international land investors and biofuel producers have taken over land around the world that could feed nearly 1 billion people.
01 Oct 2012France2
A quoi joue le Qatar ?
Richissime, le pays investit à tout-va à l’étranger : acquisition de terres agricoles en Australie pour s’assurer à terme une auto-suffisance alimentaire, construction de la plus haute tour de l’Union européenne à Londres, rachat du PSG…
01 Oct 2012Water Channel
Small peasants, big plantations : Negotiating land in Niassa, Mozambique
A delegation of peasants from Niassa recently travelled to The Netherlands and met lawmakers, students and investors in the Chikweti plantations, including the Dutch national pension fund ABP, the biggest investor in the project.
29 Sep 2012France 24
La Sibérie, bientôt une terre chinoise ?
Beaucoup de Russes s'inquiètent de voir leur pays devenir un "réservoir" de matières premières pour le voisin chinois qui achète leur pétrole, qui exploite leurs forêts et leurs terres agricoles.
29 Sep 2012Al Jazeera
US farmers scramble to buy Brazil's farmland
Foreigners are buying up prime agricultural land, but proposed legislation could curtail the booming trade.
27 Sep 2012Witness
People before profit: New video on global forced evictions
Today in the lead up to World Habitat Day on October 1st Witness are proud to announce a new video People Before Profit – bringing communities across the world together to tell the global story of forced evictions.
26 Sep 2012Via Campesina
Struggle against landgrabbing in Mali
Video by La Via Campesina
24 Sep 2012Midi Libre
Béziers: Ils marchent pour la sauvegarde des terres agricoles
Le Collectif des paysans sans terre d'ici et d'ailleurs dénonce "l'accaparement des terres par l'urbanisme, la disparition des surfaces agricoles et le recul de l'alimentation locale".
17 Sep 2012AGTER
L’accaparement des ressources naturelles au Cameroun
Extraits vidéo d'une rencontre-débat avec Samuel Nguiffo, secrétaire général du Centre pour l’Environnement et le Développement du Cameroun (CED), à partir de l’analyse du giga-projet de plantation de palmier à huile Herakles
03 Sep 2012ABC
Australia: Chinese bid for Cubbie sparks political row
The approved sale of sprawling Australian cotton farm Cubbie Station to Chinese interests has sparked a political row as Nationals Senator Barnaby Joyce insists foreign ownership is not in the national interest.
29 Aug 2012Al Qarra
Côte d’Ivoire : Des terres agricoles convoitées
Le groupe français Mimran projette d’exploiter 182 000 hectares pour produire 1 million de tonnes de riz.
Take action against the continued judicial harassment of human rights defender Nasako Besingi by writing to the authorities of Cameroon.


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