A declaration by African parliamentary reppresentative resolved to strengthen existing laws at the national and regional level to prevent fraudulent land deals on the continent, following a conference organized in Kigali.
A global conference on approaches to avoid biodiversity loss and find practical ways to enhance ecosystem services was held in London
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), acrylamide in food potentially increases the risk of cancer and has hazardous effects on the nervous system.
(Italiano) Imprese dei paesi occidentali coltivano al momento più di tre milioni di ettari per produrre biocarburanti. Un business dove l’Italia è al secondo posto dopo la Gran Bretagna.
The Food and Agriculture Organization attributes the agricultural sector a vital role in the transition to green economy and sustainable food production
From Homes to Prison Cells: A Story of Land Grabbing in Cambodia.This video was produced at the request of Boeung Kak community: in 2007 almost 4000 Cambodian families lost their homes
Uganda land grab claim by UK charity. A new report by the British charity Oxfam suggests that Ugandans from Bulgiri have been forced out of their homes since 2004
Stopping the land grab: an update from PNG. In Pomio (Papua New Guinea) a new land grab is taken place by Gilford Ltd and others. More than 5m hectares have been signed over
Agricultural Investment or Land Grab in Sierra Leone? In 2011 Socfin Agricultural Company Sierra Leone Ltd. (Socfin SL) secured 6,500 hectares of rubber and oil palm plantations
Malaysian politician accused of land-grab. Undercover footage appears to link a leading Malaysian politician to corrupt land deals worth at least $500m in Serawak area