Final monitoring report on the operations and the scale down of Addax Bioenergy (2016)
Final monitoring report on the operations and the scale down of Addax Bioenergy (2016)
This report describes the Addax Bioenergy Project in Makeni, Sierra Leone. It covers the period of July 2014 to June 2015 when Addax was still operational as well as the period of July 2015 to June 2016 when Addax scaled down its operations.
Philippines: dix projets emblématiques du président Duterte
Philippines: dix projets emblématiques du président Duterte
Le nouveau président philippin Rodrigo Duterte souhaite amender certaines lois restreignant les investissements étrangers mais reste hostile à la vente du foncier à des intérêts étrangers.
Agrocarburants : « Une industrie polluante et non rentable ! »
Agrocarburants : « Une industrie polluante et non rentable ! »
L’Union européenne doit tirer les leçons de l’échec de la politique actuelle en abandonnant les politiques contraignant les automobilistes européens à consommer des agrocarburants.
Colombia: Las ZIDRES y el fenómeno internacional de acaparamiento de tierras
Colombia: Las ZIDRES y el fenómeno internacional de acaparamiento de tierras
Las ZIDRES tienen varios elementos en común con las distintas modalidades de concesión que existen en el mundo para acumular tierras.
Taiwan firm plans to invest $2.5 bln in livestock farms, wharves in Ha Tinh
Taiwan firm plans to invest $2.5 bln in livestock farms, wharves in Ha Tinh
Taiwan’s Wei Yu Engineering Company has sought licenses from Vietnam's central province of Ha Tinh to build a US$1 billion livestock farming and food processing complex and a $1.5 billion wharf.
How far have we got since the great land rights debates five years ago?
How far have we got since the great land rights debates five years ago?
Duncan Pruett reflects on the last 5 years at work advocating on the issues of land rights and foreign investments in agriculture.
Food is getting so expensive in India that it now wants to farm in Africa and Myanmar
Food is getting so expensive in India that it now wants to farm in Africa and Myanmar
India, one of the world’s largest consumers and importers of pulses, may soon take over agricultural land in Africa and Myanmar to meet growing demand in its domestic market.
Cameroun - Accaparement des terres: Des paysans réclament toujours 20 000 hectares de terre à la SOCAPALM
Cameroun - Accaparement des terres: Des paysans réclament toujours 20 000 hectares de terre à la SOCAPALM
Les riverains des plantations de la Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies (SOCAPALM) ont repris leur mouvement d’humeur accusant celle-ci d’accaparement des terres.
Families evicted by sugarcane farms appeal in Phnom Penh
Families evicted by sugarcane farms appeal in Phnom Penh
Villagers representing more than 1,000 families that accuse sugarcane plantations around the country of stealing their land gathered in Phnom Penh on Tuesday to once again call on the government to help.
Malawi moves from a consuming and importing to a producing economy – Mutharika
Malawi moves from a consuming and importing to a producing economy – Mutharika
Malawi government tells Chinese investors it is halfway through a process to identify 10,000 estates lying idle that can be opened up for commercial farming.
30 Jun 2016 Le Parisien
France : pourquoi les Chinois achètent nos champs
Pour la FNSEA, le problème est celui de l'installation de jeunes exploitants français, rendue forcément plus compliquée par l'arrivée de richissimes investisseurs et la spéculation qui peut en découler.
28 Jun 2016 UST - MNCI
Argentina, Mendoza, Corte de calle y Asamblea campesina y Popular en Punta del Agua : Por la Tierra y la Vida
Principalmente se denuncia el accionar de la Empresa Agua segura – Laguna Blu, que intenta apropiarse de tierras comunitarias de los campesinos, así como de predio públicos del pueblo.
25 Jun 2016 Times of Oman
Oman's OFIC signs agreement on food security projects
Oman Food Investment Holding Company and Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development signed a memorandum of understanding for enhancing the existing cooperation between them in several food security projects
30 Jun 2016 Final monitoring report on the operations and the scale down of Addax Bioenergy (2016) SiLNoRF & BfA
30 Jun 2016 Philippines: dix projets emblématiques du président Duterte AFP
30 Jun 2016 France : pourquoi les Chinois achètent nos champs Le Parisien
28 Jun 2016 Argentina, Mendoza, Corte de calle y Asamblea campesina y Popular en Punta del Agua : Por la Tierra y la Vida UST - MNCI
27 Jun 2016 Agrocarburants : « Une industrie polluante et non rentable ! » Le Monde
25 Jun 2016 Oman's OFIC signs agreement on food security projects Times of Oman
24 Jun 2016 Malaysian land rights activist Bill Kayong murdered in broad daylight Mongabay
24 Jun 2016 Argentina, San Rafael: denuncian intento de usurpación de tierras campesinas en Punta de Agua Los Andes
24 Jun 2016 Colombia: Las ZIDRES y el fenómeno internacional de acaparamiento de tierras Deslinde
24 Jun 2016 Russia-China agreement on grain hub calls for investing $1.1 bln RBTH
24 Jun 2016 Taiwan firm plans to invest $2.5 bln in livestock farms, wharves in Ha Tinh Thanh Nien
24 Jun 2016 Water scarcity, public protest slow foreign farmland purchases Circle of Blue
24 Jun 2016 How far have we got since the great land rights debates five years ago? Landportal.info
23 Jun 2016 Food is getting so expensive in India that it now wants to farm in Africa and Myanmar Quartz
23 Jun 2016 Policy uncertainty holding back investment in agriculture howwemadeitinafrica.com
23 Jun 2016 People’s manual on the Guidelines on Governance of Land, Fisheries and Forests IPC
23 Jun 2016 Brasil: Matopiba é morte, queremos a vida CIMI
23 Jun 2016 Cameroun - Accaparement des terres: Des paysans réclament toujours 20 000 hectares de terre à la SOCAPALM Cameroon-Info.net
22 Jun 2016 Families evicted by sugarcane farms appeal in Phnom Penh Cambodia Daily
22 Jun 2016 The sugar industry has been catastrophic for Cambodia's poor, so why are companies being honoured? Reuters
Stop further destruction by Bidco Africa! The No2Bidco Campaign in Uganda and Kenya request support for their struggle against Bidco Africa- a multinational joint venture involving Wilmar International that has decimated Bugala Island Uganda, clearing some 18,000 acres of rainforest to make way for an oil palm plantation. Sign this letter to request that the UNDP immediately disassociate from the project.

Stop further destruction by Bidco Africa! The No2Bidco Campaign in Uganda and Kenya request support for their struggle against Bidco Africa- a multinational joint venture involving Wilmar International that has decimated Bugala Island Uganda, clearing some 18,000 acres of rainforest to make way for an oil palm plantation. Sign this letter to request that the UNDP immediately disassociate from the project.


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