Harvard University to cash out of NSW almonds and cotton farms australian-financial-review AFR | 13 Oct 2020
The $56.5 billion Harvard University Endowment Fund is preparing to sell another chunk of its Australian almond and cotton holdings after putting the Western Rosella Farming portfolio in the NSW Riverina on the market.
Camellia Plc faces legal claim in London for alleged systemic human rights abuses by its Kenyan subsidiary Leigh Day | 11 Oct 2020
Seventy-nine Kenyans have launched a legal claim in the High Court in London against Camellia Plc (and other UK companies in the Camellia Group) for alleged human rights abuses at its Kenyan plantations.
Land privatization: Why Sri Lanka must reject the MCC compact Oakland Institute | 17 Aug 2020
In Sri Lanka, where the state formally owns an estimated 85 percent of the country’s 6.6 million hectares of land, there is legitimate concern that the proposed US-funded project, the MCC compact would shift control of these lands towards private interests.
Une première en Afrique subsaharienne : La construction d’une usine de déshydrations d’oignons annoncée au Sénégal Vivafrik | 14 oct 2020
IFC et AATIF financent un joint-venture franco-sénégalais qui s'installe près de Saint Louis pour faire de la production et la transformation des oignons déshydratés pour l'agroindustrie transnationale