Agribusiness

, 05/2013, 14/05/2013, giorgiamei
"BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has ordered her government to stop confiscating farmland to create new Indian reservations, government officials say, a policy...
, 02/2013, by DAJALOO Magazine, giorgiamei
"Entre 2000 et 2010, des transactions concernant 203 millions d’hectares ont été répertoriées. Parmi celles-ci, 78% concerne la production agricole. Cette ruée des terres se concentre...
, 05/2013, 14/05/2013, giorgiamei
"La revista de las ideas entrevistó en Buenos Aires a Tamara Perelmuter militante de Marea Popular y docente de la facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), quien...
, 05/2013, 07/01/2013, giorgiamei
"75% of Mali's population are farmers, but rich, land-hungry nations like China and Saudi Arabia are leasing Mali's land in order to turn large areas into agribusiness farms. Many Malian peasants...
, 05/2013, 13/05/2013, giorgiamei
"Desde hace algunos años se había ido gestando un conflicto en la provincia loretana de Alto Amazonas, en la alejada y calurosa frontera con San Martín.  El desencuentro estalló el pasado 1 de...
RSS Feed from www.farmlandgrab.org, giorgiamei
14 May 2013 | UNACCamponeses e camponesas da UNAC pretendemos reforçar a atenção a dar em relação ao Prosavana e definição de estratégias para o seu enfrentamento, apresentando alternativas às...
, 05/2013, by Laura German, George Schoneveld, Esther Mwangi, giorgiamei
"Growth of emerging economies, policy commitments to biofuels and volatility in commodity prices have contributed to a marked increase in the pace and scale of foreign direct investment in land-...
, 03/2013, by Benjamin D. Neimark, giorgiamei
"Across the continent, Africans are witnessing their most fertile agricultural lands being sold‐off for the global biofuel industry at unprecedented rates, fueling social anxiety and unrest. In...
, 05/2013, by APRODEV Working Group on Trade, Food Security and Gender, giorgiamei
"Aprodev commissioned research to investigate the involvement of European Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) in land grabs, of this involvement. The evidence cited in this briefing shows that...
, 05/2013, by Global Witness, 13/05/2013, giorgiamei
"This report shows how vast amounts of land have been acquired for rubber plantations in Cambodia and Laos by two of Vietnam’s biggest largest companies, Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) and the Vietnam...