The gender and equity implications of land-related investments on land access and labour and income-generating opportunities

A Case Study of Selected Agricultural Investments in Zambia (2013)
In recent years, Zambia has witnessed increased interest from private investors in acquiring land for agriculture. As elsewhere, large-scale land acquisitions are often accompanied with promises of capital investments to build infrastructure, bring new technologies and know-how, create employment, and improve market access, among other benefits. But agricultural investments create risks as well as opportunities, for instance…
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