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  1. Land Conflicts in Argentina

    • Zoe Brent
    16 Diciembre 2013
    Policy briefing

    In Argentina, the accumulation of new lands for expanding mining and large-scale agribusiness requires displacement of current occupants. However, peasant resistance is shaping to achieve far-reaching structural change.

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    Susan George in BBC World Business Report

    05 Diciembre 2013
    En los medios

    Political scientist and author on Third World poverty issues, Susan George gives us her thoughts on the prospects for a free trade deal at the WTO in Bali.

  3. Video: Las semillas de la discordia

    24 Octubre 2013
    Multi-media

    Este impactante documental muestra cómo unas inversiones de Holanda y Suecia, supuestamente bien intencionadas, pueden traducirse en el acaparamiento de tierras y abusos de derechos humanos en una pequeña comunidad de Mozambique.

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    Seeds of discontent

    02 Octubre 2013
    Multi-media

    Watch this trailer for a powerful new documentary about how supposedly well-meaning Dutch and Swedish investments can result in land grabbing and human rights abuses in one small community in Mozambique.

     
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    Que las tierras estén en nuestras manos

    Juan Carlos Sáiz
    31 Julio 2013
    En los medios

    A muchos les extraña la nueva filosofía de la Política Agraria Común (PAC). Eso de dar subvenciones agrarias al propietario de la tierra y no al agricultor-arrendatario que la trabaja y que genera riqueza con ella (lo habitual en la Región de Murcia) descoloca a cualquiera. Parece un premio a rentistas que ejercen otras profesiones (regadío) y a latifundistas puros y duros (secano).

  6. The Sugarcane Industry and the global economic crisis

    • Maria Luisa Mendonça, Fabio T. Pitta, Carlos Vinicius Xavier
    18 Julio 2013
    Paper

    An examination of ethanol production in Brazil, highlighting the role of financial capital, the territorial expansion of agribusiness and the impacts on labour relations and indigenous peoples and peasant farmers.

  7. Land challenges in Europe: from landgrabbing to land reform

    25 Junio 2013
    Article

    At the heart of the growing inequalities in Europe are the issues of land concentration and land grabbing. It is a critical subject and is having severe impacts on the prospects and viability of our communities.

  8. Land concentration, land grabbing and people’s struggles in Europe

    • European Coordination Via Campesina (ECVC), Hands-Off The Land (HOTL) Alliance
    24 Junio 2013
    Report

    Land issues and 'land grabs' are mostly associated with the global South, however 13 country studies in this updated landmark report reveal an accelerating grab and concentration of land across Europe.

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    Parlament in Budapest stimmt über strittiges Bodengesetz ab

    20 Junio 2013
    En los medios

    Die Regierung Orbán betont, sie wolle die großflächigen Agrarstrukturen aufbrechen und lokalen Landwirten Ackerbesitz ermöglichen - auch nach der Liberalisierung.

  10. Governing the Global Land Grab

    • Jennifer Franco, Jun Borras, Chunyu Wang
    19 Junio 2013
    Policy briefing

    The rise of flex crops—crops with multiple uses across food, feed, fuel and industrial complexes—has far-reaching implications for global land governance.
     

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    Fears over growth in land concessions

    10 Junio 2013
    En los medios

    Activists have raised concerns about continued growth in large-scale land concessions to agribusinesses, warning that small-scale landholders are being left without a source of income.

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    Ceasefires facilitating land grabs: Think tank

    10 Junio 2013
    En los medios

    A briefing paper jointly published earlier this month by the Netherlands-based think tank groups has asserted that new ceasefires that have been signed since 2011 have further facilitated land grabbing in conflict-affected areas where large development projects in resource-rich ethnic regions have already taken place.

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    A Landmark Victory for Justice: Biowatch’s Battle with the South African State and Monsanto

    • David Fig, Rachel Wynberg
    07 Mayo 2013
    Book

    Published by  Biowatch South Africa, this is a book about access to information, the right to know, and action in the public’s interest – a must-read for anyone campaigning for environmental or social justice.

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    Video: El Informe Lugano II

    Susan George, Iñaki Gabilondo, Ricardo García Zaldívar
    03 Mayo 2013
    Multi-media

    Resumen de la presentación del libro El Informe Lugano II: Esta vez, vamos a liquidar la democracia, de  Susan George, con Iñaki Gabilondo y Ricardo García Zaldívar (Attac España).

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    Europas neue Großgrundbesitzer

    19 Abril 2013
    En los medios

    Nicht nur in Lateinamerika kontrollieren Investoren immer mehr Land: Auch Europas Äcker werden aufgekauft. Die Konzentration nimmt zu, besagt eine Studie.

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    Chinezen, Russen en Arabieren 'pikken' Europese landbouwgronden in

    19 Abril 2013
    En los medios

    We kennen het als een Afrikaans verschijnsel, het zogeheten landgrabbing waarbij speculanten, grote bedrijven en rijke buitenlanders grote stukken land inpikken.

  17. Land grabbing through a food security lens

    Gloria Pracucci
    18 Abril 2013
    Article

    Out of the kaleidoscope of different angles through which land grab can be analysed, the one elevating food security – and food sovereignty – as a crucial concern is amongst the most engaging and the less inquired, especially in its intertwining with policy elaboration.

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    Land grabbing anche in Europa, colossi frenano l'agricoltura

    18 Abril 2013
    En los medios

    Il 50% delle terre Ue in mano a solo il 3% delle grandi aziende

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    Land 'grabs' expand to Europe as big business blocks entry to farming

    18 Abril 2013
    En los medios

    Land rights not just issue for developing world as report shows public subsidies help a few firms 'grab' vast tracts of EU land

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