Protesters rally outside TIAA in New York to stop its farmland deals
Protesters rally outside TIAA in New York to stop its farmland deals
Protesters paid a visit to TIAA’s New York headquarters Thursday, urging the firm to stop investing in farmland and companies with ties to palm oil.
Comment les firmes accaparent-elles les fermes ?
Comment les firmes accaparent-elles les fermes ?
La terre se financiarise de plus en plus et le modèle agricole français est en train de vivre une révolution qui met à mal l'agriculture familiale.
Bradage foncier : Les Marocains s’offrent 10 000 hectares dans le Fouta
Bradage foncier : Les Marocains s’offrent 10 000 hectares dans le Fouta
A travers le groupe Addoha, le royaume chérifien est attributaire de 10.000 hectares destinés à un projet rizicole qui s’étend de Dodel à Dara Halaybé jusqu’à Démette.
Famines: de l'urgence d'agir contre les accaparements de terre, ici et là bas
Famines: de l'urgence d'agir contre les accaparements de terre, ici et là bas
Plus de 20 millions de personnes sont menacées par la famine dans quatre pays : Soudan du Sud, où la famine a été déclarée, Nigeria, Yémen, et Somalie, où l'insécurité alimentaire est critique. L'occasion de parler de souveraineté alimentaire et du droit des peuples à disposer de leur terre agricole.
Uganda: Govt pays billions in taxes for Aya, Bidco, Quality Chemicals
Uganda: Govt pays billions in taxes for Aya, Bidco, Quality Chemicals
The Ugandan government has settled the tax obligations for Bidco since 2003, when it set up oil palm plantations in the country. If the government fails to provide more land, it may continue paying Bidco's taxes, which stood at Shs 12.4bn (US$3.4M) last year
Deforestation has become big business in the Brazilian Amazon
Deforestation has become big business in the Brazilian Amazon
Large-scale land thieves are seizing, deforesting then selling public lands. At the same time, Brasilia is defunding enforcement, with rainforests and landless peasants the losers.
La terre aux Malgaches et le droit fondamental de la population à l’information préalable sur tout projet d’investissement
La terre aux Malgaches et le droit fondamental de la population à l’information préalable sur tout projet d’investissement
La vente de terre aux sociétés à capitaux majoritairement étrangers devra être interdite à Madagascar selon le Collectif TANY
RSPO accused of letting palm oil firm proceed with dodgy audits in Papua
RSPO accused of letting palm oil firm proceed with dodgy audits in Papua
The company, PT Nabire Baru, is alleged to have grabbed indigenous lands. Its parent, Goodhope, is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil.
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Rémy Rioux : "L'Afrique est la grande affaire de l'AFD"
Le directeur de l'Agence française de développement explique à France 24 que Feronia "est un dossier qu’on va examiner compte tenu de ce qui est dit, mais à ce stade on est très sûr de nos procédures."
Olam inaugure mardi sa plus importante usine d’huile de palme d’Afrique
Olam inaugure mardi sa plus importante usine d’huile de palme d’Afrique
Le groupe agro-industriel singapourien Olam met officiellement en service son usine d’huile de palme de Mouila, sa plus grande jamais construite par le groupe en Afrique.
21 Apr 2017 FOE US
Activists and clients tell TIAA to stop investments linked to deforestation and displacement of local farmers
A coalition of environmental, human rights and family farm organizations delivered a letter with over 100,000 signatures to pension fund management company TIAA, expressing concerns over the company’s investments in farmland and palm oil.
19 Apr 2017 Xinhua
Chinese investors breathe new life to Ukraine's rural area
Chinese state-owned Huangfanqu Farm and a Ukrainian partner are investing $50 million in a livestock farm in Koryukovka and a grains farm in Naumovka, as well as a 2,700 ha forest, where it plans to raise wild animals.
19 Apr 2017 Globe Newswire
PHI Group to partner with Maxagro Group of Romania
Maxagro and PHI Group will consider raising capital for Maxagro to acquire additional farmland by taking Maxagro public in the U.S. and European Stock Markets.
01 Mar 2017 Our endorsement of the Open Letter of the Mozambican civil society organisations to JICA
01 Mar 2017 Nosso apoio à Carta Aberta das organizações sociais de Moçambique à JICA
01 Mar 2017 Protest against JICA’s impacts on Mozambican society in relation to the ProSavana programme No to ProSavana
28 Feb 2017 Indonesia: Malalilis oh Malalilis, what fate has befallen you? AwasMIFEE
28 Feb 2017 Congo plantation firm financed by UK aid accused of breaking promise to help workers Reuters
28 Feb 2017 Taking on the logging pirates: Land defenders in Papua New Guinea speak out! Oakland Institute
27 Feb 2017 Myanmar: amend Special Economic Zones Law to protect human rights – new ICJ report ICJ
27 Feb 2017 Pourquoi l’option des mégaprojets agricoles dans le sud de l’Algérie est néfaste Maghreb Emergent
27 Feb 2017 Convening of Arab Conference on Agricultural Investment in Khartoum Sudan Vision
25 Feb 2017 Korindo melanggar moratorium menghentikan deforestasi di Papua Pusaka
24 Feb 2017 Gabon: les promesses de la multinationale Olam pour l'environnement RFI
23 Feb 2017 Stratégie : pourquoi Siat abandonne le palmier à huile Jeune Afrique
23 Feb 2017 Cambodia jails land rights activist for 2 1/2 years Reuters
23 Feb 2017 Victims put pressure on ANZ over the loss of their land The Age
23 Feb 2017 Olam will suspend Gabon forest clearing for a year The Straits Times
22 Feb 2017 ProSavana: Sociedade Civil moçambicana exige imediata suspensão das acções da JICA
22 Feb 2017 モザンビーク市民社会によるJICA宛公開書簡(「プロサバンナ事業におけるモザンビーク社会へのJICAの活動に対する抗議」)への賛同レター Support Letter to "Open Letter"
22 Feb 2017 Brazil to allow foreign lenders to hold land Global Trade Review
21 Feb 2017 Nigeria in talks with China over $4.5b loan for large scale farming investment Naija247news
21 Feb 2017 Brasil: El gobierno de Temer impulsa una polémica ley que permite a extranjeros comprar 100 mil hectáreas El Zonda
New powerful documentary film on landgrabbing in Ethiopia launches kickstarter fundraising campaign to support land defenders

New powerful documentary film on landgrabbing in Ethiopia launches kickstarter fundraising campaign to support land defenders


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