• Afrique, sommet de l’UA: La politique du surplace
    • Le Pays
    • 30 Jan 2014

    A l’heure actuelle, la question du juste partage des terres reste une bombe à fragmentations et à retardement, menaçant la stabilité sociale des Etats du continent.

  • Afro-Arab agric ministerial meeting opens in Riyadh
    • PANA
    • 02 Oct 2013

    The second Afro-Arab Ministerial Meeting on Agricultural Development and Food Security opened in Riyadh with participants agreeing to strengthen Afro-Arab cooperation towards promoting ''sustainable and sensible investment in agriculture and food security''.

  • Land Policy Initiative to validate Dalberg study on implementation of the AU declaration on land
    • UNECA
    • 04 Sep 2013

    The Land Policy Initiative will host a workshop on 30 September to evaluate recommendations arising from a study by Dalberg Global Development Advisors, which has developed a high level strategy and business plan; as well as an M&E framework to guide the implementation of the African Union declaration on land.

  • Link search for justice to AU policy standards
    • Standard
    • 13 Jun 2013

    Today, Fahamu Networks for Social Justice is hosting a national conference of social movements and other actors in Kenya to review the implementation process of the National Land Policy.

  • L’UA souhaite la venue d'investissements étrangers dans les terres agricoles fertiles du Continent
    • Infosplusgabon
    • 27 May 2013

    L’Union africaine est favorable à l’achat des terres agricoles fertiles du continent par des investisseurs étrangers, a déclaré, lundi, Rhoda Peace Tumusine.

  • African MPs want transparency in land deals
    • The New Times
    • 30 Apr 2013

    African lawmakers have resolved to strengthen existing laws at the national and regional level to prevent fraudulent land deals on the continent

  • How Africa could feed the world
    • CNN
    • 06 Nov 2012

    Former Nigerian president Obasanjo calls on African Union to develop a framework for managing foreign investment in agriculture, and says governments should consider a moratorium on large-scale land deals pending legislation to protect smallholder farmers.

  • African land solutions: making the resource blessing a reality
    • IIED
    • 01 Nov 2012

    Lessons need to be learned to transform Africa's ‘resource curse’ into a ‘resource blessing’ and to mitigate against the negative impacts of large land-based investments.

  • Groups caution Nigeria, others over land deals with foreign investors
    • Guardian
    • 26 Oct 2012

    ROPPA, Actionaid, Oxfam and EAFF have urged Nigerian and other African leaders to guarantee transparency in the management of large-scale land transactions and freeze acquisitions which do not conform to rules, regulations and the framework of the land declaration of the African Heads of States and Government of 2009.

  • Les parlementaires africains se penchent sur l'accaparement des terres
    • Xinhua
    • 05 Oct 2012

    Une soixantaine de députés du Parlement panafricain ont entamé jeudi à Cotonou un atelier régional sur "Tirer profit des investissements: la réponse parlementaire à la ruée vers les terres", en vue de prendre des mesures nécessaires pour lutter contre le phénomène de l'accaparement des terres sur le continent africain.

  • Investissements étrangers dans les terres agricoles en Afrique
    • PANA
    • 21 Sep 2012

    Un projet de 'code de conduite international' pour encadrer les Investissements directs étrangers dans les terres agricoles en Afrique est en circulation auprès des parties prenantes et d’institutions panafricaines, a indiqué jeudi à la PANA à Paris une source proche du dossier.

  • Bahrain pushes to ensure GCC food security
    • 24x7 News
    • 19 Sep 2012

    The Kingdom of Bahrain is seeking to conclude an agreement with the African Union Commission paving the way for the GCC bloc to ensure the food security by utilising the natural resources rich African continent.

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