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Is H&M Turning a Blind Eye to Land Grabs in Ethiopia? A TV4 Investigation into H&M's Sourcing of Cotton from Ethiopia (English Subtitles) TV4

Is H&M turning a blind eye to land grabs in Ethiopia? TV4 does an investigation into H&M's cotton sourcing from Ethiopia and discovers the disturbing truth.

'Nightmare' for Ethiopian pastoralists as foreign investors buy up land The Guardian

Ethiopia’s policy of leasing millions of hectares of land to foreign investors is encouraging human rights violations, ruining livelihoods and disturbing a delicate political balance between ethnic groups, a thinktank report has found.

The Hidden Hands Behind East-West Tug of War in Ukraine Al Jazeera

News from Brussels on July 28 and from Washington on July 29 that both the EU and US are stepping up sanctions on Russia have been met with a general "it's about time" from the world. Nobody outside Russia, it seems, has trouble roundly condemning Russian President Vladimir Putin for fuelling this terrible conflict, or approving of punitive western responses.

World Bank's New Agriculture Project Threatens Food Security, Warn Experts Guardian

A World Bank pilot project designed to measure and improve agricultural productivity will jeopardise food security in developing countries and create a "one-size-fits-all model of development where corporations reign supremely", according to a coalition of thinktanks and NGOs.

OI Films

On Our Land

Learn more about land grabs in Papua New Guinea


The Herakles Debacle

Read more about land grabs in Cameroon

 

Lower Omo: Lives Under Threat

Learn more about land grabs in Ethiopia

 

Gambella Snapshot: US Aid to Ethiopia Supports Forced Relocations for Land Grabs

Learn more about land grabs in Ethiopia

 

 

Agricultural Investment or Land Grabs in Sierra Leone?

Learn more about land grabs in Sierra Leone

 

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