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Henry Machina, Zambia Land Alliance
Africa, Interviews, Land grabbing

African Anti-land Grabbing Struggle

Interview with Henry Machina and Ibrahima Coulibaly All across the world small farmers point to the negative consequences of increasingly widespread global phenomenon of ’land grabbing’, which leads to concentration of agricultural land and natural resources ownership in the hands of big investors and international corporations. This process, in addition to seizure of farmland, is very often accompanied by eviction […]

Land concentration, land grabbing and people’s struggles in Europe (Free Download)
Book Reviews, Uncategorized

Land concentration, land grabbing and people’s struggles in Europe (Free Download)

Land issues and ‘land grabs’ are mostly associated with the global South, however 13 country studies in this landmark report reveal an accelerating grab and concentration of land across Europe. Introduction: The report and its highlights Land issues are rarely considered to be a problem for Europeans, or cause for people’s struggles in Europe today, as it is elsewhere in […]