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.
07 Jul 2016 Olam et le gouvernement main dans la main pour développer l’agriculture gabonaise Agence Ecofin
07 Jul 2016 India takes its contract farming model to Mozambique Hindustan Times
06 Jul 2016 Moçambique: No Regadio do baixo Limpopo
06 Jul 2016 Burma: Parliament receives thousands of new complaints of confiscated farmland The Irrawaddy
06 Jul 2016 Non-farming buyers set to 'exert more influence' over farmland market following Brexit FarmingUK
06 Jul 2016 Foreigners own 1.4 million hectares of farmland New Era
06 Jul 2016 Romania agriculture outlook: The legal challenges that investors are facing Business Review
06 Jul 2016 Gabon, Olam persuade people to farm as income from oil dwindles Bloomberg
05 Jul 2016 Argentina: Doñate busca que se declare incostitucional el decreto de extranjerización de tierras ADN Río Negro
05 Jul 2016 Argentina: From the farm to the tax shelter Página 12
05 Jul 2016 Argentina: Del campo a la guarida fiscal Página 12
04 Jul 2016 Saudi company denies lawsuit against NZ govt Scoop
04 Jul 2016 Clarion call for Nigerian farmers to unite in the battle to save their lands Reuters
04 Jul 2016 FrieslandCampina targets market in Pakistan Retail Detail
04 Jul 2016 Roumanie : terre d’opportunités pour les agriculteurs européens ? RFI
02 Jul 2016 Enjeux et defis de la gouvernance fonciere Sud Online
02 Jul 2016 Argentina: El decreto del Gobierno Nacional que nos deja sin ley de tierras GAJAT
02 Jul 2016 Agua y protección del ecosistema, el suelo
02 Jul 2016 Le modèle néolibéral en Colombie: spoliation et accaparement des terres Invesig'action
01 Jul 2016 Tunisie : Nouveau code d'investissement : Les agriculteurs entre craintes et attentisme TAP
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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