Land Investments

The role of agrofuels in the rush for land

International projects promoting biofuels are now on the retreat. While they do play a role in competition for land, they are failing for a large number of reasons. According to the analysis of the latest GIGA paper, the biofuel hype is over.

Between 2007 and 2011, world-wide production of biofuels rose from 1.1 million to 1.9 million barrels a day.

The role of community forests and community lands in achieving the global development goals by David Bray

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Tenure Trends & Pressures on Forest Communities in Cameroon by Samuel Nguiffo

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Global Forest and Community Tenure Challenges by Jenny Springer

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Priorities and Strategic Initiatives for Securing Forest and Community Land Rights by Arvind Khare

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Global Forest and Community Tenure Challenges

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward Concluding Remarks

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.

Tenure Trends & Pressures on Forest Communities in Cameroon

Presented as part of the Seminar on Securing Forest and Community Land Rights - Challenges, Trends and Ways Forward. The seminar focused on forests and other off-farm areas that constitute vital resources for the food security and livelihoods of the rural poor in many developing countries.