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.
01 Jul 2016 Draft law: Foreigners allowed to buy up to 50 hectares of arable land in Romania Romania Insider
01 Jul 2016 Le foncier, d'hier à aujourd'hui, ou Saga autour du foncier au Sénégal APS
01 Jul 2016 Sénat en action : Après les vignobles, les chinois achètent en toute discrétion des terres agricoles Sénat en action
01 Jul 2016 Argentina: Macri cambió la Ley de Tierras y facilita la compra a extranjeros Cronista
01 Jul 2016 Chinese, Brazilian and Indian investments in African agriculture: impacts, opportunities and concerns Curtis Research
30 Jun 2016 Final monitoring report on the operations and the scale down of Addax Bioenergy (2016) SiLNoRF & BfA
30 Jun 2016 Venda de terras para estrangeiros prejudica a soberania nacional e dificulta acesso à terra, avaliam especialistas MST
30 Jun 2016 Philippines: dix projets emblématiques du président Duterte AFP
30 Jun 2016 France : pourquoi les Chinois achètent nos champs Le Parisien
30 Jun 2016 Estrangeirização: PL ruralista é rebatido por movimentos e economistas Vermelho
29 Jun 2016 Economic land concessions risk Cambodia's future food security Economy Watch
29 Jun 2016 NGO releases its report on land concessions Khmer Times
28 Jun 2016 Argentina, Mendoza, Corte de calle y Asamblea campesina y Popular en Punta del Agua : Por la Tierra y la Vida UST - MNCI
27 Jun 2016 Agrocarburants : « Une industrie polluante et non rentable ! » Le Monde
25 Jun 2016 Oman's OFIC signs agreement on food security projects Times of Oman
25 Jun 2016 Documento Final da III Assembleia dos Povos Indígenas
25 Jun 2016 Brasil, Grilagem: MP quer anulação de registros do Grupo Golin 180 Graus
24 Jun 2016 Malaysian land rights activist Bill Kayong murdered in broad daylight Mongabay
24 Jun 2016 Argentina, San Rafael: denuncian intento de usurpación de tierras campesinas en Punta de Agua Los Andes
24 Jun 2016 Colombia: Las ZIDRES y el fenómeno internacional de acaparamiento de tierras Deslinde
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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