African soil for sale: Large-scale land acquisitions


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NUMBER 4, 2011 African soil for sale: Large-scale land acquisitions

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Eastern DRC: Local efforts to solve land and identify conflicts By Life & Peace Institute, Bukavu, DRC 

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Ethiopia: Foreign capital taking over "abundant land" By Dessalegn Rahmato

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