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The most recent articles

Land grabbing as a political act in Turkey

Olcay Bingöl - Deniz Bayram
Monday 30 March 2015 by LRAN

CARP: Key to national development

Philippine Daily Inquirer
Monday 30 March 2015 by LRAN

International Forum on Agroecology Declaration brings common understanding of agroecology

Wednesday 25 March 2015 by LRAN

Farmers get 800 ha in agrarian hot spot

Philippine Daily Inquirer
Monday 22 December 2014 by LRAN

LUCENA CITY—Alma Rabena, 44, a longtime tenant of the vast Hacienda Matias in San Francisco, Quezon, in the province’s Bondoc Peninsula, said this year would be her most memorable Christmas as she received on Friday her certificate of land ownership award under the government’s agrarian reform program.

Revista Mural Internacional, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ). V 5, June 2014.

Financial capital and land speculation in Brazil

Fábio T. Pitta and Maria Luisa Mendonça
Saturday 8 November 2014 by LRAN

Keywords: Industrialization of agriculture, financial capital, international market, debt crisis.

The Current State of Agrarian Reform in the Philippines

Narratives of Land

By Mary Ann Manahan
Saturday 8 November 2014 by LRAN

Special Grassroots voices section prepared by LRAN

Friday 31 October 2014 by LRAN

This special Grassroots Voices (GV) section includes a variety of contributions that illustrate major changes over the last 20 years in the thinking of rural social movements concerning agrarian reform, land and territory, particularly in the case of La Via Campesina (LVC). It is motivated and informed by a workshop held by LVC in Bukit Tinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, from 10–13 July 2012, on Agrarian reform and the defense of land and territory in the 21st century: the challenge and future.

Keeping Land Local

Reclaiming Governance from the Market

Land Struggles III: LRAN Briefing Paper Series
Saturday 25 October 2014 by LRAN

The governance of land, forests, water bodies and associated “natural resources” has always been a deeply contested terrain, and one that has frequently resulted in conflicts among different actors who claim authority, legitimacy and/or expertise in making governance decisions.

New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in Africa raises concerns

Saturday 17 May 2014 by LRAN

To better understand anti-Zapatista violence in Chiapas. A brief guide

Wednesday 14 May 2014 by LRAN

Are Indians just violent people, or what? Are the Zapatistas violent? There is a heck of a lot of confusion surrounding violence in Chiapas. To help clear up misunderstandings about what is going on, I offer this brief guide to better understanding.

LRAN Briefing Paper Series
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