“Land grabs” and responsible agricultural investment in Africa

Triple Crisis | 4 August 2014

“Land grabs” and Responsible Agricultural Investment in Africa Timothy A. Wise Can land grabs by foreign investors in developing countries feed the hungry? So says the press release for a recent, and unfortunate, economic study. It comes just as civil society and government delegates gather in Rome this week to negotiate guidelines for “responsible agricultural investment” (RAI), and as President Obama welcomes African leaders to Washington for a summit on economic development in the region. – See more at: http://www.farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23794-land-grabs-and-responsible-agricultural-investment-in-africa#sthash.A1GjOYjp.dpuf

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