A special edition of Farming Matters
May 3rd, 2018

It happened at the 2nd International Symposium on Agroecology, organized by FAO in Rome from 3rd till 5th April 2018. A special edition of Farming Matters and her sister magazines Agridape, Agriculturas and LEISA India was launched. A lot has happened since the first Agroecology Symposium took place in 2014.  The focus of international and … Read more

Globally connected: Is the World Bank aware of what is happening in terms of “land grabs”?
December 22nd, 2010

Just before our previous issue was distributed, the World Bank published the results of its “multi-country study on large scale agricultural land acquisition and investment”. This study responded to a “lack of reliable information”, and to “the need for good empirical evidence to inform decision makers”. What is the evidence they provide? Is this report … Read more