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Commercial Pressures on Land

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PHOTO REPORTAGE: Land grabbing on GEO France

GEO France assigned the collective TerraProject the task of documenting in Ethiopia, Brazil and the Philippines, the different cases and reasons of the so-called “land grabbing”, a phenomenon which became more prominent after the 2008 food crisis and which has seen private companies and governments investing in large-scale agriculture by acquiring or leasing land, either within the national boundaries or abroad.

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