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, 08/2013, by Saturnino Borras Jr., Philip McMichael, Ian Scoones, giorgiamei
"This book addresses key questions on biofuels within agrarian political economy, political sociology and political ecology. Contributions are based on fresh empirical materials from different...
, 07/2013, by Tomaso Ferrando, giorgiamei
"In the last years, global land grabbing has been analyzed in several ways and by adopting a plurality of perspective. However, scholars have discussed about the possible application of the Alien...
RSS Feed from www.farmlandgrab.org, giorgiamei
09 Jul 2013 | Felda Global is planning a $13.7 million purchase of rubber, oil palm land in Indonesia and says it is closing in on land deals in Myanmar, Cambodia, Papua New Guinea.
, 07/2013, by Tomaso Ferrando, giorgiamei
"In August 2010 Brazil attracted the attention of the world because of its strong position against foreign direct investments (FDIs) in land. Legitimized by a widespread campaign against the...
, 07/2013, by Independent Investigation and Evaluation , UN REDD Programme, giorgiamei
"The independent Investigation and Evaluation Team assessing complaints made by COONAPIP against the UN-REDD Panama National Programme has released a report of its preliminary findings, based on an...
, 07/2013, by World Growth, giorgiamei
"The European Commission has proposed additional regulatory intervention into biofuel use in Europe. The proposed policy is intended to introduce new environmental criteria in addition to those...
, 07/2013, by Paulette NONFODJI, giorgiamei
"In Benin, a country situated on the West coast of Africa, the agricultural sector constitutes the drive behind its economic growth. Of the about 9 million of its inhabitants, over 56% depend on...
, 07/2013, 02/05/2013, giorgiamei
"Film Trilogy - Human Rights Violations in the resettled communities of Cateme, Mozambique- , accompanying the Letter of Allegation to UN, filed by Justiça Ambiental /Friends of the Earth...
, 06/2013, by Atakilte Beyene, Claude Gasper Mung’ong’o, Aaron Atteridge, and Rasmus Kløcker Larsen, giorgiamei
"Developing countries are increasingly looked to as potential feedstock growers for the international biofuels market. Foreign investors are lured by available land and cheap labour, and courted...
, 05/2013, by Eyes on the Forest, 05/07/2013, giorgiamei
"The Sinar Mas Group’s Asia Pulp & Paper (SMG/APP) published its “Forest Conservation Policy (FCP)” on 5 February 2013 announcing “an end to the clearing of natural forest across its entire...