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L'accaparement des terres et l'Union Européenne

Cette nouvelle publication de FIAN contient des recommandations de mesures à prendre par l’Union européenne et ses Etats membres pour arrêter et prévenir l’accaparement des terres et promouvoir les droits humains.

The EU must act to stop and prevent land grabbing

With business self-regulation and corporate social responsibility schemes proving to be insufficient for addressing land grabbing-related human rights issues, the EU and its Member States must implement a set of policy regulations.

Hundreds ask for help in disputes

About 500 people representing thousands of families from by citizens from Kampong Speu, Koh Kong, Preah Vihear and Oddar Meanchey provinces affected by the development of sugarcane plantations requested intervention from Hun Sen.

EU pressure effective?

In recent years, communities displaced by sugar plantations have attempted to reclaim their land by targeting the plantations’ investors and buyers overseas, but a study published last week in the peer-reviewed Journal of Civil Society suggests such efforts may disappoint.

Land grabbing and land concentration in Europe

If left unchecked, there is a danger that land grabbing and land concentration, will block the entry into farming of young and aspiring farmers, while leading to the further exit of Europe’s small farmers.

La France doit demander l’arrêt de la NASAN

ACF, CCFD et Oxfam France appellent le gouvernement français à demander l’arrêt de l’initiative afin de mener une évaluation publique de ses impacts dans les 10 pays africains visés pour réparer les dommages causés.