Brazil to allow foreign lenders to hold land
Brazil to allow foreign lenders to hold land
Foreign lenders and investors are eagerly awaiting a change of law in Brazil, after finance minister Henrique Meirelles suggested they would be allowed to use land as collateral in trade finance and other loans from March onwards.
France says “non” to land grabbing
France says “non” to land grabbing
The French Parliament has definitively adopted a bill aimed at curbing the grabbing of agricultural land by greedy and unscrupulous investors, in order to guarantee the country’s national sovereignty and support the family farming model
O Brasil é do povo brasileiro, a estrangeirização de terras deve ser combatida em diálogo com a sociedade
O Brasil é do povo brasileiro, a estrangeirização de terras deve ser combatida em diálogo com a sociedade
A sanha do governo de Michel Temer em atrair capital estrangeiro para o Brasil, com o objetivo de garantir a acumulação dos seus agentes financeiros parece não ter limites.
Stolen SABL land would reach all the way to the moon
Stolen SABL land would reach all the way to the moon
Fifty two thousand square kilometres of customary land has been stolen in the SABL land grab in Papua New Guinea.
Le Parlement français s’accorde pour limiter l’accaparement des terres agricoles
Le Parlement français s’accorde pour limiter l’accaparement des terres agricoles
Le texte vise à assurer une meilleure transparence des cessions de parts ou actions de sociétés détenant du foncier agricole.
Black Earth Farming unveils $200m sell-out to Russian buyer
Black Earth Farming unveils $200m sell-out to Russian buyer
Black Earth Farming revealed it had agreed, in essence, a $200m takeover by a Russia's Kukura family in the most high profile of a series of retreats by foreign investors from the Black Sea agricultural market.
Cameroun - Scandale foncier dans l’Adamaoua: Des terres bradées à des entreprises chinoises dans le Département du Mbéré
Cameroun - Scandale foncier dans l’Adamaoua: Des terres bradées à des entreprises chinoises dans le Département du Mbéré
En 2016, le Ministre des Affaires Foncières a déclaré « d’utilité publique les travaux de constitution des réserves foncières destinées à l’agro-industrie dans le département du Mbéré, Région de l’Adamaoua » sans le moindre respect de son cahier de charge
Accaparement des terres : le CCFD dénonce un manque de transparence
Accaparement des terres : le CCFD dénonce un manque de transparence
Les acteurs français, publics ou privés, ne sont pas en reste quand il s’agit d’accaparer des terres dans les pays du Sud. Ce dont le projet de loi, en dernière lecture à l'Assemblée nationaele, ne parle pas.
Obliterating legal rights in large scale land deals in Sierra Leone
Obliterating legal rights in large scale land deals in Sierra Leone
The present crop of large-scale land lease agreements with MNCS in Sierra Leone are fraught with serious, challengeable, and voidable provisions. If they are not renegotiated, then going to court for specific impact litigation will be the only way out.
Ces investissements fonciers, sources de désordres sociaux
Ces investissements fonciers, sources de désordres sociaux
Le réformes foncières sont à l'ordre du jour en Afrique «parce qu’aujourd’hui il y a les multinationales qui veulent s’installer, parce que sinon leurs investissements ne seront pas sécurisés», explique Cheikh Oumar Ba de l’IPAR au Sénégal.
22 Feb 2017
ProSavana: Sociedade Civil moçambicana exige imediata suspensão das acções da JICA
Organizações moçambicanas da sociedade civilrecentemente uma carta aberta ao Presidente JICA) protestando contra a atuação da agência japonesa no âmbito do programa de desenvolvimento agrário mais resistido em Moçambique, o ProSavana.
21 Feb 2017 Naija247news
Nigeria in talks with China over $4.5b loan for large scale farming investment
Federal Government of Nigeria has opened negotiation with Peoples Republic of China over $4.5 billion loan to facilitate the production of agricultural machineries for large scale farming in selected states across the country.
21 Feb 2017 El Zonda
Brasil: El gobierno de Temer impulsa una polémica ley que permite a extranjeros comprar 100 mil hectáreas
En marzo podrá ser aprobada esta ley que permite la compra de tierras productivas a empresas y fondos de inversión extranjeros, una medida resistida por las Fuerzas Armadas y rechazada por la oposición y grupos ambientalistas.
06 Jan 2017 How TIAA Funds Environmental Disaster in Latin America Nacla
04 Jan 2017 Jokowi grants first-ever indigenous land rights to 9 communities Mongabay
03 Jan 2017 Sobre a liberação da venda de terras para estrangeiros no Brasil Brasil de fato
31 Dec 2016 A Odebrecht e a ocupação de terras em Angola Floha 8
29 Dec 2016 Land grabbing: New colonialism and how about Eritrea? Geeska Afrika
29 Dec 2016 Second Protest & Request over the JICA's Intrigue against Mozambican Peasants / 「プロサバンナ事業に関する再抗議・要請:JICAからの回答を受けて」
29 Dec 2016 Urgent Protest & Request over the JICA's Intrigue against Mozambican Peasants / 「緊急抗議・要請: JICAによるモザンビーク農民・市民社会来日者への弾圧の試み」
28 Dec 2016 1000 ha à SENEGINDIA: le Collectif des producteurs de Diokoul déchire l’arrêté du Sous-préfet Press Afrik
28 Dec 2016 After Asia, palm oil faces backlash in Africa AFP
27 Dec 2016 Brasil: Patrus Ananias alerta para a legalização da grilagem com MP 759 MST
27 Dec 2016 Paraguay: Policías resguardan fumigación en Guahory y detienen a campesinos Última Hora
26 Dec 2016 Déclaration suite à l'arrestation de 5 membres du Collectif pour la défense des terres de Dioukoul FSS
26 Dec 2016 Litige foncier à Kébémer : Mamadou Ndoye et ses camarades de la Ld haussent le ton et disent ça au Gouvernement ActuSen
25 Dec 2016 Will our peasant and family agriculture system survive this unjust rush to grab our land? Amandla!
23 Dec 2016 Organizações da Sociedade Civil do Niassa, Nampula e Zambézia “libertam-se” de Maputo graças aos dólares do ProSavana Verdade
22 Dec 2016 Senhuile offre des bottes de paille aux éleveurs de Ngnith et de Ronkh Ndarinfo
21 Dec 2016 Farmers protest in Phnom Penh against sugarcane plantations Cambodia Daily
21 Dec 2016 Tanzania government adopts new policy to stop land grabbing Ecofin
20 Dec 2016 Study maps 187 land conflicts as palm oil expands in Kalimantan Mongabay
20 Dec 2016 Ashmore International acquires more acres of new farmland in 2016 Ashmore International
Liberia: Cease governmental surveillance and harassment against human rights advocates defending land and natural resource rights. Send letter to President Sirleaf

Tell TIAA-CREF to go deforestation and land grab-free!

Liberia: Cease governmental surveillance and harassment against human rights advocates defending land and natural resource rights. Send letter to President Sirleaf


Tell TIAA-CREF to go deforestation and land grab-free!


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5th Commercial Farm Africa
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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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