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Land Grabbing

International investors in Sierra Leone

10.11.2020

Instead of development, investments caused a mad rush to acquire large tract of farm lands in Africa thereby dispossessing communities of their farm lands.

The Liberian Socfin plantation SRC opts out of conflict resolution process

03.06.2020

In May 2019, the Liberian NGO Green Advocates filed a complaint with the IFC on behalf of 22 village communities, pointing out serious human rights violations …

Communities in Africa fight back against the land grab for palm oil

21.09.2019

Ein neuer Bericht zeigt, wie sich die Gemeinden bei einem massiven Landraub in der Region erfolgreich wehren.