Land grab or development opportunity? Agricultural investment and international land deals in Africa

Jan 01, 2009 | L. Cotula, S. Vermeulen, R. Leonard et al. | IIED, FAO, IFAD
The report discusses key trends and drivers in land acquisitions, the contractual arrangements underpinning them and the way these are negotiated, as well as the early impacts on land access for rural people in recipient countries.