AfDB meet: Following Chinese, western
AfDB meet: Following Chinese, western "land grab" in Africa, Indian corporates seek economic space in continent
Experts say India is hosting this year's annual meeting of the African Development Bank to provide a platform for Indian corporates to invest in Africa, especially in agriculture and mining
China spins a global food web from Mozambique to Missouri
China spins a global food web from Mozambique to Missouri
As China's government sets up farms in developing countries, the nation's food companies are scouring the world for premium products
Investissement agricole à Madagascar : les attentes et craintes mises à nu
Investissement agricole à Madagascar : les attentes et craintes mises à nu
Pour devenir le grenier à riz de l’océan Indien, le Madagascar devra convertir en 10 ans deux millions d’hectares de terres agricoles en Zones d’investissement agricole, selon ses promoteurs
Sénégal : manifestations contre le bradage des terres à Ziguinchor
Sénégal : manifestations contre le bradage des terres à Ziguinchor
C’est au tour des populations de Ziguinchor, dans le sud du Sénégal, d’exprimer leur mécontentement et de condamner le « bradage » de leurs terres.
Wilmar appeals RSPO ruling that it grabbed indigenous lands in Sumatra
Wilmar appeals RSPO ruling that it grabbed indigenous lands in Sumatra
The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil is reviewing its finding about the palm oil company’s activities in the Kapa people’s customary territory.
Kit d'ECVC sur l'accaparement des terres et l'accès à la terre en Europe
Kit d'ECVC sur l'accaparement des terres et l'accès à la terre en Europe
Comment sommes-nous arrivés à l’adoption du rapport d’initiative sur l’accès des agriculteur-rices aux terres en Europe
Eastern Europe turns back on single market
Eastern Europe turns back on single market
EU’s newest members say big Western European landowners and multinational supermarkets are wiping out their farmers and shopkeepers.
“Green” oil palm plantations are a scam: The case of OLAM
“Green” oil palm plantations are a scam: The case of OLAM
How do major oil palm companies manage to get their palm oil sold as a “green”, “sustainable” and “climate-friendly” product when it is none of that?
TIAA tied to deforestation and displacement of farmers, environmentalists claim in new report
TIAA tied to deforestation and displacement of farmers, environmentalists claim in new report
According to a report released today by leading environmental and social justice advocates, the investment management firm TIAA is leading a trend of speculating in land markets, which drives up farmland prices and displaces family farmers.
Zambia’s peasants at risk of becoming squatters on their own land – UN expert warns
Zambia’s peasants at risk of becoming squatters on their own land – UN expert warns
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food cautions that many Zambian peasants are at risk of becoming squatters on their own land as Zambia is turned into Southern Africa’s food basket.
24 May 2017 Scoop News
China’s plan to `colonise` Pak is now out!
The secrecy behind much-touted China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) now lies in tatters with details of how China is plotting the economic takeover of Pakistan published early this week. Major thrust areas of this plan will hugely affect Pakistani agriculture sector.
23 May 2017 Phnom Penh Post
Sugar rush puts monster mill well ahead of target
Cambodia's biggest sugar mill owned by Rui Feng International Co Ltd. has produced half a million tonnes of refined white sugar despite facing accusations of land-grabbing and using its partner firms to circumvent restrictions on the maximum legal size of land a company can hold as an ELC.
21 May 2017 KOLO TV
Madagascar : Reportage sur la Zone d'Investissement Agricole (ZIA) d'Ibity
Le gouvernement malgache vise à créer 2 millions d’ha de Zones d’investissement agricole dans les prochains 10 ans. L'expérience amère d'Ibity.
30 Mar 2017 Brasil: Desmate no cerrado anula ganhos na Amazônia IHU
30 Mar 2017 CCFC Farmers member join LANDLESS DAY 29 March 2017 CCFC
30 Mar 2017 Land Information Ecosystem Declaration Land Portal
29 Mar 2017 Farmers seek independent inquiry into controversial Sierra Leone palm oil deal Reuters
29 Mar 2017 Argentina, Neuquén: Piden suspender la venta de tierras a firmas extranjeras LM Neuquén
29 Mar 2017 Why rice project is sinking in Nyanza swamp weeks after Raila accused of extortion Standard
29 Mar 2017 Des achats de terres qui dérangent LaTerre.ca
28 Mar 2017 Report finds a million “missing hectares” in palm oil industry Eco-Business
28 Mar 2017 Ten foreign investors forced to dispose of New Zealand land in last 10 years NZ Herald
28 Mar 2017 Solving Africa’s land issues to boost productivity, alleviate poverty and eradicate hunger CNBC
28 Mar 2017 Second fonds d'investissement dédié à l’agroalimentaire en Afrique pour Phatisa CommodAfrica
27 Mar 2017 Un projet agricole à plus de 40 millions d'euros pour Senegindia Jeune Afrique
27 Mar 2017 La CPI va procéder aux enquêtes sur les appropriations illégales des terres au Nord-Kivu, annonce Daniel Ruiz ACP
27 Mar 2017 Logging, mining, and agricultural concessions data transparency: A survey of 14 forested countries WRI
26 Mar 2017 Un accaparement des terres ravageur RTS
25 Mar 2017 Brasil: Projeto para permitir venda de terra a estrangeiro vai ao Congresso GLOBO
25 Mar 2017 Apropiación de tierras: el grupo Bolloré / SOCFIN rechaza el diálogo con las comunidades UMOYA
24 Mar 2017 Swiss banks bankrolling illegal deforestation in Africa and East Asia IDM
24 Mar 2017 Sortie médiatique de l'Alliance code foncier au Bénin Youtube
24 Mar 2017 Contre l’immixtion de la Banque mondiale dans le vote du projet de loi sur le foncier agricole au Mali CADTM
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