“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

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s