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.
21 Jun 2016 EU and UNIDO to support agribusiness development in African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States UNIDO
21 Jun 2016 Brasil: Maggi defende venda de terras no Brasil para estrangeiros Só Noticias
21 Jun 2016 International financial capital targets farmland in Brazil TeleSur
21 Jun 2016 Comment les investisseurs partent à l’assaut des terres agricoles françaises Les Echos
21 Jun 2016 Charles Beigbeder : « Nous réfléchissons création d'un fonds agricole mondial » Les Echos
20 Jun 2016 Brésil : les étrangers pourront à nouveau acheter des terres agricoles AFP
20 Jun 2016 Evicted tribes say they're left with nowhere to go ICIJ
20 Jun 2016 Brasil, III Assembleia dos Povos Indígenas de Goiás e Tocantins: Povos em movimento CIMI
20 Jun 2016 Colombia: Zidres, o la guerra por otros medios Deslinde
20 Jun 2016 2015, année meurtrière pour les défenseurs de l’environnement Le Monde
19 Jun 2016 La Compagnie Sucrière Sénégalaise cherche 3500 hectares Leral.net
18 Jun 2016 MAR et son voisinage se cabrent contre SEN INDIA. La société civile, « scandalisée », rejoint le combat. Ndar Infos
18 Jun 2016 Farming for India Inc abroad largely on paper Business Standard
17 Jun 2016 Ali Bongo aux premières récoltes de la palmeraie d’Olam Palm à Mouila Gabon Review
17 Jun 2016 India: Govt to import 6.5 lakh tonnes of pulses to check soaring prices Times of India
16 Jun 2016 La Hongrie devant la justice européenne pour sa loi sur les terres agricoles AFP
16 Jun 2016 CSOs want to reanimate the dialogue on Socfin in Malen Chiefdom: over 120,000 signatures to be handed over to Government SFDI et al
16 Jun 2016 Sierra Leone: Six land rights activists released through citizen solidarity FIAN Belgium
16 Jun 2016 Sierra Leone : Six défenseurs du droit à la terre libérés grâce à la solidarité citoyenne FIAN Belgique
16 Jun 2016 Des Chinois achètent en France des centaines d’hectares de terres agricoles Reporterre
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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