The global land rush 10 years on: Taking stock of commercial pressures on land
The global land rush 10 years on: Taking stock of commercial pressures on land
In a draft paper presented at the World Bank annual conference on land and poverty, IIED takes stock of evidence and lessons from trends in natural resource investments over the period 2006-2016.
Accaparement des terres : le groupe Bolloré/SOCFIN refuse le dialogue avec les communautés
Accaparement des terres : le groupe Bolloré/SOCFIN refuse le dialogue avec les communautés
Une délégation de Sierra Leone, représentant les communautés locales affectées par les accaparements de terres par le groupe Bolloré/SOCFIN est actuellement en tournée en Europe.
AgDevCo and CDC invest US$11.5m in Jacoma Estates Group to expand its Malawian farming operations
AgDevCo and CDC invest US$11.5m in Jacoma Estates Group to expand its Malawian farming operations
The financing from the UK's development finance institution will help Jacoma expand its farming operations at its Tropha Estates in Northern Malawi, where it produces high value macadamia nuts, chilli and paprika.
Madagascar : les droits fonciers des paysans sont régulièrement violés, selon le CETIM
Madagascar : les droits fonciers des paysans sont régulièrement violés, selon le CETIM
Dans un compte-rendu adressé au rapporteur spécial des Nations unies sur l'environnement et les droits de l'homme, le CETIM dénonce les expropriations abusives dont sont victimes les propriétaires du foncier rural malgache.
Reflexiones sobre el acaparamiento de tierras en África: de la fiebre al análisis pormenorizado
Reflexiones sobre el acaparamiento de tierras en África: de la fiebre al análisis pormenorizado
La narrativa sobre el acaparamiento de tierras es una tendencia clara desde el 2008. No obstante, esta dinámica se puso en marcha por la liberalización del mercado de tierras en la década de los 90, y se desencadenó aún más por la aceleración de la crisis global del capitalismo al comienzo del nuevo milenio.
Adecoagro mulls sugar takeovers - and rice, dairy, meat investments
Adecoagro mulls sugar takeovers - and rice, dairy, meat investments
Adecoagro revealed that executives had been "travelling all around" southern Brazil investigating potential sugar acquisitions, and was mulling growth in the likes of rice, dairy and beef, after slashing its debts in a "milestone" year.
La loi sur l'accaparement des terres agricoles partiellement invalidée
La loi sur l'accaparement des terres agricoles partiellement invalidée
Le Conseil Constitutionnel a invoqué la Déclaration des droits de l'Homme de 1789 pour invalider partiellement jeudi soir la récente loi sur l'accaparement des terres agricoles en France.
Groups petition Jigawa Govt over acquisition of farmlands by Chinese firm
Groups petition Jigawa Govt over acquisition of farmlands by Chinese firm
The Civil Society Network Against Corruption and the African Network for Economic and Environmental Justice urge the government of Jigawa State to urgently address the displacement of farmers in 36 communities by a Chinese company.
Les Verts européens demandent la fin de l'huile de palme dans les biocarburants
Les Verts européens demandent la fin de l'huile de palme dans les biocarburants
Le rapport demande de cesser complètement d’ici à 2020 l’utilisation de l’huile de palme dans les biocarburants et de développer une certification pour les produits contenant de l’huile de palme produite de manière « socialement responsable »
 Will you help us to save Palawan from the oil palm rush? Open letter to 'Mam Gina', Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Regina Lopez
Will you help us to save Palawan from the oil palm rush? Open letter to 'Mam Gina', Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Regina Lopez
By inviting Malaysian oil palm investors in Palawan, Philippines, President Duterte is doing exactly the opposite of what he promised to do
23 Mar 2017 CCPA
Who is buying the farm? Farmland investment patterns In Saskatchewan, 2003-14
Report sets out to provide a more complete picture of farmland investment patterns in Saskatchewan, identifying major private and out-of-province investors and the extent of their holdings in Saskatchewan.
23 Mar 2017 Reuters
Namibian president calls for land expropriation
Namibia wants to transfer 43 percent, or 15 million hectares of its arable agricultural land, to previously disadvantaged blacks by 2020, and "also look at foreign ownership of land".
22 Mar 2017 Agence Ecofin
Après la Côte d’Ivoire, c’est l’Afrique du Sud qui veut interdire la propriété des terres agricoles aux étrangers
Le gouvernement sud-africain a publié vendredi dans le Government Gazette un projet de loi visant à interdire aux étrangers l’accès à la propriété foncière agricole.
03 Mar 2017 La tierra durante el primer año de Macri: extranjerización sin contradicciones Marcha
02 Mar 2017 «La terre source de vie, pas de profit!» Cath-fr
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
New powerful documentary film on landgrabbing in Ethiopia launches kickstarter fundraising campaign to support land defenders

Sign petition to stop the oil palm expansion in the Philippines that represents a final blow to indigenous people’s rights and the country’s environment

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


Sign petition to stop the oil palm expansion in the Philippines that represents a final blow to indigenous people’s rights and the country’s environment


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20 Mar 2017 - Washington DC
Conférence annuelle sur la terre et la pauvreté 2017: Gouvernance responsable des terres : vers une approche pragmatique
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20 Mar 2017 - Washington DC
Land and Poverty Conference 2017: Responsible Land Governance—Towards an Evidence-Based Approach
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18 Apr 2017 - New York
Global AgInvesting 2017
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