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.
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
21 Feb 2017 Gouvernance foncière : quel bilan quatre ans après l’adoption des Directives volontaires ? Comité technique F&D
20 Feb 2017 France says “non” to land grabbing Slow Food
20 Feb 2017 O Brasil é do povo brasileiro, a estrangeirização de terras deve ser combatida em diálogo com a sociedade MST
20 Feb 2017 Leaked Minutes of the Secret Meeting for ProSAVANA (Japanese translation) リークされた秘密会議録の日本語訳
20 Feb 2017 Ukraine: MPs apply to Constitutional Court seeking to lift farmland sale moratorium Interafx
17 Feb 2017 Protesto contra a actuação da JICA sobre a sociedade moçambicana no âmbito do programa ProSavana
17 Feb 2017 公開書簡 【日本語仮訳】Open Letter from “No to ProSAVANA” to JICA President
16 Feb 2017 Brazil pushes on with plan to open farmland sales to foreigners Thompson Reuters Foundation
16 Feb 2017 China's SINOCONST to invest in Belarusian agricultural industry For Security
16 Feb 2017 Brasil: Governo vai autorizar venda de terras para estrangeiros, diz Meirelles Globo Rural
16 Feb 2017 Russian farmland 'retains allure', despite Black Earth Farming exit Agrimoney
15 Feb 2017 Stolen SABL land would reach all the way to the moon Act Now
15 Feb 2017 Le Parlement français s’accorde pour limiter l’accaparement des terres agricoles Le Monde
14 Feb 2017 Kenya: No Valentine’s Day rose from Karuturi flower farm, again The Nation
14 Feb 2017 Black Earth Farming unveils $200m sell-out to Russian buyer Agrimoney
14 Feb 2017 Cameroun - Scandale foncier dans l’Adamaoua: Des terres bradées à des entreprises chinoises dans le Département du Mbéré Cameroon-Info
14 Feb 2017 Accaparement des terres : le CCFD dénonce un manque de transparence RCF
13 Feb 2017 Obliterating legal rights in large scale land deals in Sierra Leone Awoko
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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Global AgInvesting 2017
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