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The burning issue of land reform in South Africa was brought into sharp focus on Wednesday, with embarrassing consequences for Parliament, when a debate about the budget for land reform quickly...
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Tener un título de propiedad en África evita que empresas extranjeras puedan apropiarse de la tierra de mujeres Desde la ONG Alianza por la Solidaridad se acaba de lanzar una campaña de compra...
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Avec l’urbanisation et l’évolution des modes de vie, la consommation d’huile va exploser, selon Standard Chartered. La production, encore quasi artisanale, va s’industrialiser. D’...
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Évincés par les grands acquéreurs de terres agricoles - - - SAINT-LOUIS, 26 juin 2014 (IRIN) - Doudou Sow, petit exploitant, ne décolère pas. Cela fait dix ans, dit-il, que les agriculteurs...
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National Land Commission Chairman Muhamed Swazuri (right) and Vice-Chairperson Abigael Mukolwe listen to views presented by land officials during a meeting in Mombasa in April.   - -...
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  In Sub Saharan Africa, the locals have lost their usable land due to land rush practices instituted by their government.   - - - Slow Food Almanac (Slow Food, 2013) argues...
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The silent recolonisation of Africa is happening on a mass scale. To address this issue, the first Africa Conference on Land Grabs is set to take place in South Africa on 27–30 Oct. 2014. Land is the...
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Beaucoup d’investisseurs et de grands entrepreneurs se ruent aujourd’hui sur les terres des milliers de Familles, souvent des paysans, qui sont finalement délogés et déplacés de leur titre foncier et...
Focus on Land in Africa (FOLA) is an online educational resource that highlights the critical role of land and natural resource rights for development in Africa. FOLA examines the impact of...
Focus on Land in Africa (FOLA) is an online educational resource that highlights the critical role of land and natural resource rights for development in Africa. FOLA examines the impact of land...
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