La mise en place des zones d’investissement agricole ne doit pas expulser et affamer les paysans de la region vakinankaratra
La mise en place des zones d’investissement agricole ne doit pas expulser et affamer les paysans de la region vakinankaratra
Dans le cadre de la mise en place de ZIA par la région Vakinankaratra, au Madagascar, les habitants de plusieurs communes rurales ont été priés de se préparer à quitter leurs lieux de vie.
Panama Papers:  Elusive beneficiaries of Mozambique’s $4.2bn agricultural deal uncovered
Panama Papers: Elusive beneficiaries of Mozambique’s $4.2bn agricultural deal uncovered
Despite claims that a massive agricultural development deal in Mozambique will benefit the country’s citizens, there are indications that the project is designed to benefit a select few and could leave 100,000 Mozambicans displaced, write Khadija Sharife, Luis Nhachote
Fraude : Épinglée, Senhuile va verser un milliard à l’État du Sénégal
Fraude : Épinglée, Senhuile va verser un milliard à l’État du Sénégal
La société d’agrobusiness Senhuile a accepté de verser à l’État sénégalais la somme de 1,1 milliard de francs CFA après qu’elle a été prise en flagrant délit de fraude douanière.
DR Congo communities pressured to cede land rights by company controlled by development banks
DR Congo communities pressured to cede land rights by company controlled by development banks
Despite severe pressure and intimidation, communities have rejected an MOU and are appealing for international support to demand that Feronia respect their decision.
Communautés locales, méfiez-vous des entreprises de palmier à huile !
Communautés locales, méfiez-vous des entreprises de palmier à huile !
Deux organisations de la société civile ont sensibilisé les populations du groupement de Bomono Ba Mbengue, Camoeroun sur les tactiques et stratégies employées par des entreprises pour s’accaparer de vastes étendues de terres.
High Court gives creditors go-ahead to wind up Karuturi
High Court gives creditors go-ahead to wind up Karuturi
Kenya's High Court has given creditors of the collapsed Karuturi Limited a go-ahead to begin the winding up of the once vibrant flower firm.
Brazil campaigners hail court decision canceling large land deal
Brazil campaigners hail court decision canceling large land deal
Campaigners in Brazil on Wednesday hailed a court decision to cancel a major land acquisition deal because investors had illegally acquired territory from small-scale farmers.
Court rules that Brazilian businessman who sold lands to TIAA-CREF acquired lands illegally
Court rules that Brazilian businessman who sold lands to TIAA-CREF acquired lands illegally
A Brazilian businessman involved in the acquisition of farmland by US, Canadian, German and Swedish pension funds could face criminal charges for land grabbing.
Why is the EU funding Ethiopia's repression of land rights defenders?
Why is the EU funding Ethiopia's repression of land rights defenders?
Opponents of the Ethiopian government’s policies have faced violence, but the EU has continued to provide funding for its commercial land deal projects.
Agribusiness, a step towards increased food dependency in Africa
Agribusiness, a step towards increased food dependency in Africa
Throughout the Congo Basin sub-region, whether in Mundemba (Cameroon) or Mboma (Gabon), we see agribusiness increasingly competing with local agricultural economies.
25 Jul 2016 Verdade
“Panama Papers”: Vendendo machambas moçambicanas a empresas offshore
Actualmente, os investidores internacionais estão atentos a uma nova oportunidade: terras agrícolas, especialmente no Corredor de Nacala norte de Moçambique.
24 Jul 2016 RIAO-RDC et GRAIN
Des communautés de la RD Congo sous pression pour céder leurs droits fonciers à une société contrôlée par des banques de développement
En dépit de graves pressions et intimidations, les communautés ont rejeté le cahier des charges et font appellent au soutien international afin que Feronia respectent cette décision.
23 Jul 2016 La Arena
También en tierras, Macri favorece a los capitales extranjeros
El gobierno de Mauricio Macri es particularmente permisivo al capital extranjero. Aguarda una lluvia de miles de millones de dólares de inversión. Una de las áreas donde implora por esa extranjerización es en materia de tierras.
27 Jul 2016 La mise en place des zones d’investissement agricole ne doit pas expulser et affamer les paysans de la region vakinankaratra Madagascar Tribune
27 Jul 2016 Panama Papers: Elusive beneficiaries of Mozambique’s $4.2bn agricultural deal uncovered #PanamaPapers
27 Jul 2016 Comunidades de la República Democrática del Congo, presionadas por una multinacional controlada por Bancos de Desarrollo, para que cedan su derecho a la tierra RIAO-RDC y GRAIN
26 Jul 2016 Fraude : Épinglée, Senhuile va verser un milliard à l’État du Sénégal Dakar Flash
25 Jul 2016 “Panama Papers”: Vendendo machambas moçambicanas a empresas offshore Verdade
24 Jul 2016 Des communautés de la RD Congo sous pression pour céder leurs droits fonciers à une société contrôlée par des banques de développement RIAO-RDC et GRAIN
24 Jul 2016 DR Congo communities pressured to cede land rights by company controlled by development banks RIAO-RDC and GRAIN
23 Jul 2016 También en tierras, Macri favorece a los capitales extranjeros La Arena
23 Jul 2016 Communautés locales, méfiez-vous des entreprises de palmier à huile ! Info Cameroun
22 Jul 2016 Au Liberia, les « sans terres » attendent toujours la loi qui reconnaîtra leurs droits Le Monde
21 Jul 2016 Africa’s real land grab Economist
21 Jul 2016 Governor Fayose donates 100,000 hectares of land to investors NAN
21 Jul 2016 Laws surrounding foreign investment in Aust'n farmland too "restrictive": report Xinhua
21 Jul 2016 Inside the UAE’s quest for food security and why the West is wrong about land acquisitions The National
20 Jul 2016 Report says overseas investors should be allowed to buy our farms Herald Sun
20 Jul 2016 High Court gives creditors go-ahead to wind up Karuturi Business Daily
20 Jul 2016 Brazil campaigners hail court decision canceling large land deal Reuters
20 Jul 2016 Foreigners own about 15% of Latvian agricultural land - farming association Baltic Course
20 Jul 2016 Procuradoria Regional do Sul do Piauí abre processo por grilagem de terras contra negociante Rede Social de Justiça e Direitos Humanos, GRAIN, Inter Pares, Solidarity Sweden-Latin America, FIAN e National Family Farm Coalition
20 Jul 2016 Court rules that Brazilian businessman who sold lands to TIAA-CREF acquired lands illegally Rede Social de Justiça e Direitos Humanos, GRAIN, Inter Pares, Solidarity Sweden-Latin America, FIAN and National Family Farm Coalition
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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