Land (land grabbing)

Joint reflection on land in Africa

Thursday, 08 November 2018 09:09

An exploration on Laudato Si’s approach to our relationship and responsibility to care for the land and its small-scale food producers. Joint publication by AEFJN – Africa-Europe Faith and Justice Network; AFJN – Africa Faith and Justice Network; AFSA – Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa; SECAM – Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar; and RECOWA – Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa with the support of CIDSE. October 2018.
(Available in EN - ES - FR - PT)

Rapport de la conférence "Accaparement des terres en Afrique francophone"

Friday, 19 January 2018 12:19

Du 21 au 23 novembre, à Abidjan, au centre CERAO, s’est tenue une conférence intitulée : Accaparement des terres en Afrique francophone : Identifier et promouvoir des solutions endogènes pour s’en sortir. Elle fait suite à une conférence organisée par la plateforme "Our land is our life" une collaboration entre des organisations de la société civile (OSC) et l’Eglise.

Déclaration de la conférence d'Abidjan

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 14:03

« Accaparement des terres en Afrique francophone : identifier et promouvoir les solutions endogènes pour s’en sortir », Déclaration de la « Conférence Régionale Afrique Francophone ». Abidjan, 21-23 Novembre 2017

« Dieu créa les cieux et la terre. Le Seigneur Dieu prit l’homme et le plaça dans le jardin d’Eden pour le cultiver et le garder » (Gn1,1 ;2,15)

Land conflicts and shady finances plague DR Congo palm oil company backed by development funds

Thursday, 01 December 2016 10:31

European and US development funds are bankrolling palm oil company Feronia Inc despite land and labour conflicts at its plantations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). New information now raises questions as to whether the Canadian-based company misused millions of taxpayer dollars destined for international aid by way of companies connected to a high-level DRC politician.

Open letter to EU policy-makers on biofuels

Wednesday, 19 June 2013 12:54

EU biofuels policy comes at an unacceptably high economic, social and environmental cost – time to fix a failed policy, Civil Society open letter to EU policy-makers, 18 June 2013

Investing in smallholder agriculture

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 00:00

“Investing in smallholder agriculture for food security and nutrition”, Comments on the Zero Draft of the HLPE Study, 30 January 2013

Biofuels and Food Security

Tuesday, 01 January 2013 00:00

Biofuels and Food Security: CIDSE Inputs on the zero-draft of the HLPE Study, January 2013

L’appât du grain

Thursday, 08 November 2012 15:37

L’appât du grain : L’agrobusiness - Quels enjeux pour l’agriculture paysanne ? Document d’analyse politique d’Entraide et Fraternité, novembre 2012

Biofuels:the negative impacts of palm oil production

Monday, 22 October 2012 14:29

CIDSE partner Rahmawati Retno Winarni of Indonesian Sawit Watch about the negative impacts of palm oil production in her country.

Development finance institutions & land grabbing

Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:11

When Development Cooperation becomes Land Grabbing, The Role of Development Finance Institutions, a study by Fastenopfer and Bread for all, October 2012

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