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.
24 Mar 2017 Quand les multinationales réduisent les défenseurs des droits humains au silence La Tribune
23 Mar 2017 Who is buying the farm? Farmland investment patterns In Saskatchewan, 2003-14 CCPA
23 Mar 2017 Namibian president calls for land expropriation Reuters
23 Mar 2017 The global land rush 10 years on: Taking stock of commercial pressures on land IIED
22 Mar 2017 Après l’Afrique du sud, la Namibie veut à son tour exproprier les propriétaires fonciers blancs Agence Ecofin
22 Mar 2017 Après la Côte d’Ivoire, c’est l’Afrique du Sud qui veut interdire la propriété des terres agricoles aux étrangers Agence Ecofin
22 Mar 2017 Accaparement des terres : L’État incapable d’investir pour le développement de l’agriculture Maliactu
21 Mar 2017 Hâu Giang fait appel à l’investissement dans l'agriculture high-tech Courrier du Vietnam
21 Mar 2017 Accaparement des terres : le groupe Bolloré/SOCFIN refuse le dialogue avec les communautés FIAN
21 Mar 2017 AgDevCo and CDC invest US$11.5m in Jacoma Estates Group to expand its Malawian farming operations PRNewswire
20 Mar 2017 Elite Agro secures blueberry licence Gulf News
20 Mar 2017 Arabs eyeing 20,000 hectares of land in Serbia B92
20 Mar 2017 Madagascar : les droits fonciers des paysans sont régulièrement violés, selon le CETIM Agence Ecofin
20 Mar 2017 Reflexiones sobre el acaparamiento de tierras en África: de la fiebre al análisis pormenorizado Revista Pueblos
20 Mar 2017 Adecoagro mulls sugar takeovers - and rice, dairy, meat investments Agrimoney
18 Mar 2017 Les villageois sans terre de Mauritanie, obligés d’aller enterrer leurs morts au Sénégal Le Monde
17 Mar 2017 Les populations de Bendoudié dans la Ngounié accusent Olam d’exploiter abusivement leurs terres Gabonactu
17 Mar 2017 Accaparement des terres : un plan pour affamer l'Afrique? DW
17 Mar 2017 La loi sur l'accaparement des terres agricoles partiellement invalidée AFP
16 Mar 2017 Groups petition Jigawa Govt over acquisition of farmlands by Chinese firm Nigerian Current
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