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Author: Brigadas Internacionales de Paz – Proyecto México (México)
“Defender la vida. Personas defensoras de la tierra, el territorio y el medioambiente en riesgo” - Noviembre de 2017...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias sobre defensoras/es
Ethiopia: Human rights group calls for scrapping of large-scale land deals for agribusiness to protect local communities; calls it a 'failed development paradigm'
Author: Rina Chandran & Tom Gardner, in Reuters
"Calls to end Africa's 'horrific' land deals after Indian firm's fallout"...
- Related in-depth areas: Land Rights & Displacements
Zambia: New Human Rights Watch report critical of commercial farming activities; says villagers displaced from their land without compensation
A new Human Rights Watch report found that some commercial farmers in Serenje District, in Zambia’s fertile Central Province, have acquired thousands of hectares of land while ignoring laws meant to prevent forced evictions and ensure that rural...