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Un rumor recorre el mundo rural mexicano: en ejidos y comunidades se anticipa el inminente desembarco de inversionistas chinos en actividades agropecuarias. La anunciada reforma al campo les...
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Mak Siv Hong appeals to a local official outside her home  –– In a dusty outer suburb of the Cambodian capital sits a litter-strewn patch of land with three small shacks. One, a...
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En 2001, l’Europe lançait « tout sauf les armes ». Ce programme permet à une cinquantaine de pays pauvres d’exporter vers l’Europe sans s’acquitter de droit de douanes. Mais Bruxelles n’avait pas...
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As their husbands, fathers, and brothers migrate to cities in search of work, women across India have become the backbone of the country’s agricultural sector.  Today, after decades of...
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The opportunities below are two-year positions through the Regional Center for Social Science and Sustainable Development (RCSD) of Chiang Mai University and the International Institute of Social...
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When women hold land title in rural Vietnam, their households are more prosperous, poverty is less and capital investment levels higher than in households where a man holds sole title, new research...
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RANGOON — The Burmese government has acknowledged just a fraction of more than 6,000 land-grab complaints filed with a parliamentary committee, lawmakers say, with a cabinet official telling...
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The U.N.’s World Food Programme (WFP) delivered rations to a record 3.8 million people in Syria in December, but civilians in eastern provinces and besieged towns near the capital...
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Saudi Arabia is quietly planning to raze slums in one of its largest cities to make way for newer, restored neighbourhoods as part of a wider plan to keep up with soaring demand for affordable ...
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BOGOR, Indonésie (9 janvier 2014) – Si les décideurs politiques ne parviennent pas à évaluer soigneusement la façon dont ils définissent les forêts, ils risquent de compromettre le succès potentiel...
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