Ghana
03 Nov 2017 GNA
Ghana: Brazil Agrobusiness Group to increase rice production
The Brazil Agrobusiness Group, a company focused exclusively on rice cultivation at Kpenu, near Dabala in the South Tongu District is to double production by 2020.
19 Oct 2017 Agence Ecofin
Ghana : une start-up se spécialise dans la délivrance des titres fonciers
Une start-up basée à Amsterdam et opérant au Ghana développe des solutions pour délivrer aux petits exploitants des titres de propriétés basés tant sur les droits consacrés juridiquement que sur les droits coutumiers.
23 Jul 2017 Xinhua
La Chine soutient les initiatives d'agro-tranformation dans le nord du Ghana
Un certain nombre d'entreprises chinoises investissent également dans l'agriculture, de la plantation à la transformation, au Ghana
29 Jun 2017 Lusaka Times
Presidents of Zambia and Ghana cite Amatheon Agri as exemplary model of agricultural investment
Agribuiness partnerships with Africa are high on Germany’s agenda, says Amatheon Agri, which farms 3,000 ha in Zambia together with Toyota Group
26 Jan 2017 Ghanaweb
Agriculture to get boost from foreign investment – Afriyie-Akoto
The Agric Minister-designate of Ghana says the sector under the current administration will pursue foreign investments in a bid to increase production.
16 Dec 2016 Geoforum
Host country governance and the African land rush
George Schoneveld of CIFOR provides 7 reasons why large-scale farmland investments fail to contribute to sustainable development
28 Sep 2016 Starr FM
Ghana to lose over $3m project over land dispute
AgDevCo, a company financed through the UK's DFID, is embroiled in a land conflict concerning its 3,800 Farming Hub project in Babator, Ghana.
29 Aug 2016 AFJN
AFJN Executive Director’s opening remarks at the National Forum on Land Grabbing in Accra, Ghana
There is an epidemic that grips Africa, says Father Aniedi Okure
29 Aug 2016 Vatican Radio
The church in Ghana speaks out on the issue of land grabbing
The report titled, Unmasking land grabbing in Ghana: restoring livelihoods; paving way for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), narrates how land grabbing is affecting rural livelihoods and threatening food security the country in the long run.
24 Aug 2016 Ghana News Agency
Report on 'land grabbing in Ghana' launched
The National Catholic Secretariat in collaboration with Caritas Ghana and the Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Development has launched a joint report on ‘land grabbing’ in Ghana.
01 Jul 2016 Curtis Research
Chinese, Brazilian and Indian investments in African agriculture: impacts, opportunities and concerns
New report for Acord International says land grabs are not a generalised feature of Brazilian, Chinese and Indian investment in African agriculture but some do raise major concerns
31 May 2016 IIED
Land investments, accountability and the law: Lessons from West Africa
The recent wave of land deals for agribusiness investments has highlighted the widespread demand for greater accountability in the governance of land and investment.


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