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The report said that between 2m and 7m hectares of further agricultural land could potentially be needed for housing, further woodland, crops for biofuels, crops to increase Britain’s food security,...
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Muchos de esos acuerdos se orientan hacia la producción de cultivos o biocombustibles para su exportación a países ricos y desarrollados – con la consecuencia de que los pequeños agricultores son...
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Los puesteros y mapuches del extenso secano del oeste de La Pampa están en pie de guerra y han denunciado ante las autoridades del Ente Provincial del Río Colorado (EPRC) acusaciones cruzadas de...
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CSR Asia has published a new report on Conflicts Over Land: A Role of Responsible and Inclusive Business. The report examines the rise of “land grabs” in Asia and how this impacts on poor and...
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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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“Land grabbing” – the purchase of large areas of land in developing countries by foreign governments and businesses – has been controversial. Of the roughly 33 million hectares of land bought to...
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Après avoir encouragé les investissements dans les agrocarburants, l’Union européenne revoit ses ambitions à la baisse. - - - Les gouvernements de l’Union européenne sont...
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Friends of the Earth’s report, ‘What’s your pension funding? How UK institutional investors finance the global land grab’, highlights the investments of UK institutional investors, such as...
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By 2050, the world will have to feed 9 billion people, which will require 50 percent more agricultural productivity over current levels. Meeting this challenge will be increasingly difficult, given...
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VietNamNet Bridge – Lack of land and few opportunities to work in non-farm jobs are pushing many ethnic families deeper into poverty. - - - This was stated at an annual policy forum on...
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