Indonesian court jails indigenous farmers for ‘stealing’ from land they claim Mongabay | 23 Jun 2020
A court in Indonesia has sentenced two indigenous farmers to eight and 10 months in prison for harvesting palm fruit from land whose ownership is contested by the community and a palm oil firm, PT Hamparan Masawit Bangun Persada. The ruling appeared to ignore evidence showing that the villagers are the rightful owners of the land
Ukrainian farmers to enjoy preferential terms for farmland acquisition. UNIAN | 23 Jun 2020
Farmers to receive preferential terms for farmland acquisition after the land market is introduced and local governments will be granted authority to manage the lands of local communities outside the settlements.