investment funds

Capital participation to production or economic activities.

Leveraging Land: Land-based Finance for Local Governments - A Reader cover image
Manuals & Guidelines
December 2016
Global

The potential contribution of land based financing to the development of sustainable and equitable cities and properly serviced communities is often underestimated. Land based financing is a collective name given to a range of instruments by which local governments could expand their revenue base and generate funds that will help them to deliver services and infrastructure development and achieve their maintenance goals.

Nilo D'Ávila fala durante protesto contra a abertura da zona de Renca, na praia de Ipanema, no Rio de Janeiro, no dia 27 de agosto de 2018 - AFP
29 August 2017
Brazil

Autor:AFP

Fonte:http://istoe.com.br/greenpeace-brasil-alerta-contra-agenda-de-desmatamen...

 

O diretor de campanhas do Greenpeace no Brasil, Nilo D’Ávila, acredita que a anunciada abertura de uma zona de mineração de mais de 40.000 km² na floresta amazônica é “apenas uma pequena mostra” dos projetos do presidente Michel Temer no chamado pulmão do planeta.

25 August 2017
Mozambique

Autor:DN

Fonte:http://www.dn.pt/lusa/interior/empresa-do-zimbabue-quer-investir-na-expl...

 

A empresa Transport Commodity Trading (TCT) do Zimbabué pretende investir três milhões de dólares (2,5 milhões de euros) na exploração de calcário no centro de Moçambique, anunciou a firma.

Improved agric
Policy Papers & Briefs
April 2016
Zambia

The use of modern seed varieties and other improved technologies is essential for farmers to significantly increase their crop harvest and improve their livelihoods. All over Sub-Saharan Africa, agriculture productivity growth has remained very low over many decades irrespective of gender of the farmer. However, studies have shown that women farmers fare worse than the male counterparts in terms of adoption of improved technology and productivity.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2016
Mozambique

Nas últimas décadas, tem-se verificado uma crescente procura de recursos energéticos, minerais e terra. No que respeita à terra (e água), o objectivo principal da procura é a produção de commodities e alimentos (sobretudo grãos), com sistemas de produção em grande escala de monoculturas, sob formas de subcontratação e pela acção de traders para abastecer o mercado internacional, em especial as grandes economias emergentes (“economias baleia”, assim designadas por consumirem muito – China e Índia).

Legislation & Policies
December 2013
Kenya

THE WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ACT, 2013 No. 47 of 2013

Date of Assent: 24th December, 2013

Date of Commencement: 10th January, 2014

Legislation & Policies
September 2016
Kenya

THE FOREST CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ACT, 2016 No. 34 of 2016

Date of Assent: 31st August, 2016

Date of Commencement: By Notice

Legislation & Policies
September 2016
Kenya

THE COMMUNITY LAND ACT No. 27 of 2016

Date of Assent: 3lst August,2016

Date of Commencement : 2 I st September, 201 6