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  1. Land Grabbing in Latin America

    16 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2013
    Article

    A special issue of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies introducing a previously under-explored geographic region into the emerging land grab literature. Available for free till end of May.

  2. Africa: Future Trajectories for BRICS

    Achin Vanaik
    21 မတ်လ 2013
    Article

    Despite much optimism, there are clear indications that BRICS lacks the capacity to function as a powerful and innovative new force in the realm of global politics and governance.

  3. Are African land grabs really water grabs?

    Jennifer Franco, Lyla Mehta, Gert Jan Veldwisch
    22 မတ်လ 2013
    Article

    As land is grabbed and earmarked in Africa for supposed development, there are nearly always implications for the water nearby, for local people's land and water rights and environmental sustainability.

  4. Land grabbing through a food security lens

    Gloria Pracucci
    18 ဧပြီလ 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.

  5. Korbach Resolution to Stop Fracking

    20 ဇွန်လ 2013
    Article

    TNI is one of the many supporters of the Korbach Resolution, initiated by German anti-fracking-initiatives.

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    Land & Sovereignty in the Americas: Alberto Alonso-Fredejas, Guatemala

    05 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    Multi-media

    Alberto Alonso-Fredejas on the narrative contexts in which land grabs are presented and legitimized, and how such activities lead to questions around capital, labor and community relations.

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    Land & Sovereignty in the Americas: Sergio Sauer, Brazil

    06 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    Multi-media

    Sergio Sauer talks of history of land struggles in his native country and the dualistic roles his government plays to both restrict and expand land grab patterns in and out of Brazil.

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    Land & Sovereignty in the Americas: Bob St. Peter, Maine

    06 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    Multi-media

    Bob St. Peter, a landless farmer and the head of Food for Maine’s Future, knows first hand the struggles of family farms in America today.

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    Seeds of discontent

    02 အောက်တိုဘာလ 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.

     
  10. Food Sovereignty: A Critical Dialogue

    14 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2013
    Article

    The concept of food sovereignty has exploded in the agrarian studies literature over the past decade, the aim of this critical dialogue was to explore whether or not the subject of food sovereignty has any intellectual future in critical agrarian studies, and if so, on what terms.

  11. Budapest Water Summit offers mirage of water for all

    Satoko Kishimoto
    15 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2013
    Article

    It had been billed as a summit to push for universal access to water, but attending the Budapest Water Summit held last week felt like grasping at a mirage of water in a desert. The slogans and appearance were attractive, but held no prospect of delivering the human right to water for all.

  12. Resist land grabbing: help save Kishantos

    By Robert Fidrich
    23 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2013
    Article

    Kishantos has been serving sustainability and democracy in Hungary for 21 years. It is a Folk High School Centre with a 452-hectare organic demonstration farm. Now the future survival of Kishantos is threatened by land grabbing. We can save Kishantos with your help.

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    Is the West's embrace of Burma about liberation or exploitation?

    Kevin Woods
    08 နိုဝင်ဘာလ 2013
    Multi-media

    In the last year, Burma has changed from being seen as a 'rogue terrorist state' to being a Western darling. Kevin Woods talks about what this change means for people on the ground in Burma.