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01 Jun 2015 The Conversation
The lesser known story of India’s role in Ethiopian land deals
India can ill-afford to be tainted by accusations of complicity in land deals that disadvantage the people of Africa given the role it sees for itself in promoting co-operation among countries in the south.
30 May 2015 Business Standard
Failed harvest
Many Punjab farmers who went to Africa and Georgia in search of greener pastures are returning home
29 May 2015 Black Sea Group
An Indian dynasty betting on Romanian agriculture
Gupta family, one of the most powerful business dynasties in India alongside that of Lakshmi Mittal, bought two farms with a total of 2,500 hectares of land in Teleorman.
24 May 2015 RFI
Le monde agricole indien opposé à la réforme d'aquisition des terres
Narendra Modi a récemment signé une ordonnance qui allège les procédures requises pour acquérir des terres agricoles dans le but de construire des infrastructures civiles ou industrielles. Le monde paysan indien y est farouchement opposé.
18 May 2015 EA Business Week
Tanzania plans $100m oil palm project
In 2013 NDC of Tanzania inked a deal with Nava Bharat Pte Ltd of Singapore (NBS) to put up an oil palm farm and processing plant. The joint venture agreement was valued at $111 million.
30 Apr 2015 GRAIN
Asia's agrarian reform in reverse: laws taking land out of small farmers' hands
Legislative changes now sweeping across Asia threaten to displace millions of peasant families, undermine local food systems and increase violent conflicts over land. Already, just six percent of Asia's farm owners hold around 66% of its farmland.
22 Apr 2015 AFP
Inde: un paysan se pend lors d’une manifestation à New Delhi
Un paysan indien s’est pendu à New Delhi lors du'une manifestation contre une réforme gouvernementale visant à faciliter les réquisitions de terres pour l’industrie.
21 Apr 2015 RFI
Inde: bientôt une réforme pour faciliter l’acquisition de terres?
En Inde, le Parlement vient de se réunir à nouveau pour discuter l'une des réformes les plus controversées voulues par le nouveau gouvernement
19 Apr 2015 AFP
Inde: des dizaines de milliers d'agriculteurs manifestent contre le gouvernement
Des dizaines de milliers d'agriculteurs indiens ont manifesté dimanche à New Delhi contre le projet du Premier ministre Narendra Modi de faciliter les réquisitions de terres pour l'industrie.
03 Apr 2015 Les Echos
Une filiale de la Banque Mondiale épinglée
Au Cambodge, au Honduras, en Inde et au Guatemala, des ONG relatent des faits de répression, d'accaparements de terres et de violences ayant entraîné des morts suite aux prêts de la Société financière internationale.
03 Mar 2015 Digital Journal
Militarisation and alternative biofuel drives Ethiopian land-grab
The approach taken by Ethiopia and India to reaching development goals and fulfilling environmental promises by leasing or buying large tracts of fertile land affects land, water and indigenous people.
28 Jan 2015 KTN Kenya
Embattled flower farm Karuturi
Receiver managers of embattled flower farm Karuturi are disputing claims the farm and its assets have been put up for sale.

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Accaparement des terres agricoles : Responsabilités françaises
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