Come grab our land

Government structures across West and Central Africa are now “in a bind and divided, with some ministries choosing to hand over natural resources to agribusinesses and mining, and others seeking to protect the rights of their citizens,” according to Andy White, coordinator of RRI

Accaparement des terres, les experts africains en quête de solutions

Un climat propice à la culture de nombreux produits de rente et la faible densité des populations dans certaines régions au Cameroun. Ce sont là les principaux facteurs qui justifient la ruée des investisseurs internationaux sur les terres camerounaises comme celles de nombreux pays victimes du phénomène d’accaparement de la terre.

Asian palm-oil planters head to West Africa

Suitable land for palm-oil cultivation is running out in top producers Malaysia and Indonesia, which now account for about 85 percent of the global output. Wilmar is among several companies searching for land in West and Central Africa.