palm oil expeller at the centre of a land rights struggle in ethiopia

cameroon cold press palm oil

cameroon cold press palm oil

Life in and around a palm oil plantation in Cameroon – in. Palm oil company at centre of bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon Victoria Schneider and Dylan Collins in Cameroon Mon 27 Jul 2015 08.39 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 13.12 EST. Get Price

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investing in land in ethiopia - ft

Investing in land in Ethiopia - FT

Saudi Star has tangled for years with activists from the Oakland Institute and Human Rights Watch, who have compiled detailed reports on Ethiopia’s land investment programme and the heavy-handed ways in which, they allege, the government shifts locals out of the way.

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ethiopia’s land grabs: interviews with the displaced

Ethiopia’s Land Grabs: Interviews with the displaced

The Ethiopian claims that the land development policy is good to reach out to scattered communities to receive international assistance. It is known that Ethiopia has 13 million [people] in need of food hand-outs and our region has a share of this. Yet, the government is relocating people to unproductive land for the above purpose.

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land grabbing, local contestation, and the struggle

Land Grabbing, Local Contestation, and the Struggle

Land acquisition. The palm oil company from the Eastern Plains enquired into providing land for members of its labour cooperative through land reform, to which Incora replied that land could be supplied, but the company would have to work with a group of displaced persons with no previous experience in palm cultivation.

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palm-oil firm denies liberia intimidation claims | news

Palm-oil firm denies Liberia intimidation claims | News

Palm-oil firm denies Liberia intimidation claims Global Witness says communities in nation's southeast pressured to sign away land rights for GVL plantation operations. 23 Jul 2015 20:53 GMT

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land grabbing, local contestation, and the struggle

Land Grabbing, Local Contestation, and the Struggle

Land acquisition. The palm oil company from the Eastern Plains enquired into providing land for members of its labour cooperative through land reform, to which Incora replied that land could be supplied, but the company would have to work with a group of displaced persons with no previous experience in palm cultivation.

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land grabbing: a new colonialism – oilminingdemocide

Land Grabbing: A New Colonialism – oilminingdemocide

This is “non-utilized land” according to the government, though it is hard to imagine this much quality unused land exists in a country with frequent food shortages. The land is to be used for export crops of sugar cane, cotton and palm oil. Schoneveld estimates that by 2011, 807,000 hectares had been leased for biofuel production.

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edo communities accuse okomu oil of land grabbing

Edo communities accuse Okomu Oil of land grabbing

Nigeria map indicating Edo State By Ozioruva Aliu, Benin-City Some communities where Okomu Palm Oil Plc allegedly acquired farmland to expand its operations have cried out over an alleged forceful occupation of their land. They alleged that the action of the company has rendered them homeless and pleaded with the relevant authorities to come to their aid.

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nigeria: wilmar, rrdc, and the calaro/ibiae oil palm

Nigeria: Wilmar, RRDC, and the Calaro/Ibiae Oil Palm

Wilmar operates 19,712 hectares oil palm estates in the Calaro, Ibiae and Biase area of Cross River State, part of a joint venture with PZ-Cussons. The company is geared towards acquiring 50,000 hectares of community lands for the expansion of its plantations in the State in the next few years.

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land reform - land settlement and cooperatives - special

land reform - land settlement and cooperatives - Special

Land acquisition. The palm oil company from the Eastern Plains enquired into providing land for members of its labour cooperative through land reform, to which Incora replied that land could be supplied, but the company would have to work with a group of displaced persons with no previous experience in palm cultivation.

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gar — palm oil blog — khor reports

GAR — Palm Oil Blog — Khor Reports

The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon - Local residents complain expansion plans by Socapalm, Cameroon’s biggest palm oil company, will take over land that belongs to them; Victoria Schneider in Cameroon; Victoria Schneider is a freelance journalist.

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business & human rights resource centre

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Energy, minerals, land and water sit at the heart of the transition to low-carbon economies, and at the start of every supply chain. However, the use of our planet's resources is all too often entwined with human rights abuse. Find out why we must ensure that the transition is both fast, and fair.

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holding aloft the banner of ethiopia caribbean radicalism

Holding Aloft the Banner of Ethiopia Caribbean Radicalism

Black Citadel High School students get a glimpse into nursing. BLACK ETHIOPIA, A Glimpse into African Diplomacy, 1956-1991

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the politics of transnational peasant struggle resistance

The Politics of Transnational Peasant Struggle Resistance

In Sierra Leone, resistance to corporate land grabbing by palm oil companies has led to violent clashes between government forces and protesters. Is the rise of violent conflict and loss of life inevitable? Already too many lives have been lost and many more destroyed by this Africa Land Grab 2.0, so is the rise of Mau-Mau Reloaded inevitable?

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