Colonial plantations are making a comeback in Mozambique

UNAC | GRAIN

Media release 19 February 2015

For immediate release

There is a colonial-style scramble for Africa’s farm lands, and Mozambique’s peasants are on the front lines. A new survey of land deals in Mozambique shows that since 2006 there have been at least 35 land deals with foreign investors for the production of food crops, covering more than half a million ha. – See more at: http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/24542-colonial-plantations-are-making-a-comeback-in-mozambique#sthash.TdeNjatF.dpuf

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