Read the latest news and blogs on land rights issues and investment

 

Read the latest news and blogs on land rights issues and investment

News and Blogs

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Addressing land and policy grabs in the shadow of COVID-19

 
  Mr. Lorenzo Cotula

Reports suggest the COVID-19 fallout is providing opportunities for elites to seize lands and rewrite regulations.

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COVID-19 and global economic ordering: radical shift or more of the same?

 
  Mr. Lorenzo Cotula

The fallout from COVID-19 has triggered narratives about profound changes to economic ordering. A closer look provides a more complex picture, particularly for countries in the global South. 

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Land rights and investments: why business standards are not enough

 
  Mr. Lorenzo Cotula

International standards can help businesses fill gaps in national law, but addressing issues at scale requires systemic governance reform.

 

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New Land and Investments Portfolio Features Tools for Responsible Land Investments

 

The nature  and scale of investments in land in developing countries has divided opinion  many contexts, especially where local people depend on access to land for agriculture.

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