• Stop Devoting Our Lands for Food Security of Other Nations
    • Asian Peasant Coalition
    • 29 Mar 2012

    At least 100 farmers joined a protest in front of the Department of Agriculture in Quezon City led by the members of the Asian Peasant Coalition (APC) in the Philippines such as the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP), AMIHAN (National Federation of Peasant Women), UMA (Union of Agricultural Workers), and the PAMALAKAYA (National Federation of Small Fisherfolks of the Philippines). Also present is the Anakpawis partylist and the National Network of Agrarian Reform Advocates (NNARA)-Youth.

  • Hambre y especulación
    • CCS
    • 29 July 2011

    La escasez y el encarecimiento de los alimentos en el norte de África y en Oriente Próximo están agravando el hambre en el África subsahariana, donde han desembarcado los países árabes más ricos comprando tierras, a bajo precio, con el objetivo de cultivar lo necesario para dar de comer a sus propias poblaciones.

  • Beltone and Kenana establish a new agriculture fund
    • Kenana Sugar Company
    • 10 July 2011

    Beltone Private Equity and Kenana Sugar Company have signed an agreement to create the MAHASEEL Agriculture Investment Fund, aiming to deploy up to $1 billion in large-scale agriculture projects in Sudan and Egypt.

  • Water shortages threaten growth in Gulf states
    • Arabian Business
    • 18 May 2011

    Gulf states have opted to buy up large tracts of farmland in developing countries in a bid to safeguard their food supplies – a strategy that risks exporting their water shortages to other nations, analysts said.

  • ACT touts for heavy investments in agriculture Kilimo Kwanza food exports
    • Tanzania Daily News
    • 18 April 2011

    Tanzania should seize the opportunity of rising food prices by investing in smallholder farmers and allow large scale foreign investors targeting exports, Agriculture Council of Tanzania (ACT) Chairman, Salum Shamte has said.

  • Gulf investors eye Philippines agro sector
    • Emirates 24/7
    • 05 Mar 2011

    Investors from UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain are currently planning to inrease investment in the agriculture sector of the Philippines as part of their government’s food security programmes.

  • Arab farm investment push
    • Stock & Land
    • 10 February 2011

    Former Prime Minister, Bob Hawke, is leading a push to get Arabs to invest in Australian farmland as part of a long term food security strategy for oil-rich Gulf States

  • Argentine president oversees deals in Kuwait
    • AFP
    • 16 January 2011

    The Argentine delegation is to present a total of 24 investment projects in the South American country during the tour, Timerman said without giving details.

  • ¿Están los inversionistas saudíes a punto de asumir el control de la producción de Senegal y Mali?
    • GRAIN
    • 29 November 2010

    Un nuevo informe de GRAIN muestra como hombres de negocios saudíes están llevando a cabo ofertas en África que les daría el control sobre algunas de las tierras agrícolas más productivas del continente.

  • Saudi investors poised to take control of rice production in Senegal and Mali?
    • GRAIN
    • 29 November 2010

    New report by GRAIN shows how Saudi businessmen are pursuing deals in Africa that would give them control over some of the continent's most productive farmlands.

  • Des investisseurs saoudiens seraient prêts à prendre le contrôle de la production de riz au Sénégal et au Mali
    • GRAIN
    • 29 November 2010

    Un nouveau rapport de GRAIN révèle que des hommes d'affaires saoudiens sont en train de mener des négociations en Afrique qui leur donneraient la mainmise sur les terres parmi les plus fertiles du continent.

  • UAE company to invest in Bulgarian agriculture
    • Standard News
    • 23 July 2010

    UAE-based investment company Al Barakah has shown interest in developing agriculture and farming projects in Bulgaria.

  • Send a letter calling on the financial backers of Agilis Partners to stop the land grabs and human rights violations against the Kiryandongo community in Uganda
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