• San fight land grab in Namibian park
    • IPS
    • 15 May 2010

    Demeter International got a 25-year lease for 10,000 ha of Bwabwata National Park, which it will start ploughing in October. Hundreds of families will lose access to the forest.

  • Namibia: Huge tracts of land in park for agri project
    • The Namibian
    • 22 Jan 2010

    A foreign company intends to clear 10 000 hectares of land in the Bwabwata National Park in northern Namibia in order to set up a large-scale irrigation scheme for crop farming

  • The new landlords
    • Times of India
    • 26 Sep 2009

    Ramakrishna Karuturi does not feature on any international power list. Perhaps he should.

  • Interview: India Yes Bank sees 1st Africa farm project start 2011
    • Reuters
    • 15 Jun 2009

    Yes Bank expects a $150 million Tanzanian rice and wheat project to reach full production by 2011, the first of several large African farms it is funding. "We are looking at a more inclusive model wherein the local farmers can be organised into a producers company, and they would be the suppliers to the processing facility. It's predominantly not to acquire huge tracts of land."

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