Agriculture

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“Forest protection policies potentially reduce deforestation and re-direct agricultural expansion to already-cleared areas. Using satellite imagery, we assessed whether deforestation for...
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“This article reviews recent research on contemporary transformations of global land governance. It shows how changes in global governance have facilitated and responded to radical...
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“As the European Commission’s proposed negotiation positions on a new global anti-poverty framework call for a stronger role for the private sector in addressing energy and food security, an...
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“Since 2007, capital markets have acquired a newfound interest in agricultural land as a portfolio investment. This phenomenon is examined through the theoretical lens of financialization. On...
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“The Journal of Peasant Studies Forum on Global Land Grabbing Part 2:  on methodologies Free for a limited period! read more
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“This paper examines land tenure systems and legal frameworks in Asia, and the current major debates around processes of land reform and justice for poor land users. It sets today’s systems in...
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“ “This document is a tool for parliamentarians, government officials, landholders and local communities who are involved in negotiating investment contracts with foreign investors for...
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“Une OPA chinoise sur le vignoble français? read more
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“In 2012, the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) of the University of Bern conducted an extensive analysis of land deals in Laos with the support of the Swiss government (SDC) (...
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“Since UNFCCC COP15 in Copenhagen there have been discussions to bring together the forest and agriculture and rural development constituencies into one event.  After the Agriculture...
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