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October 30, 2018

Founding members of the new Tsakane Farmers Association in Xai-Xai, Mozambique, where they have applied for their own land after resisting a large-scale rice plantation. (Credit: Justiça Ambiental)

Originally Published on Food Tank, Friday, October 26, 2018

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May 22, 2018

The rice fields of Xai-Xai, three hours up the coast from Maputo, are vast, coming into view as we descended onto the alluvial plain from the villages that dot the hills above. They stretch across the plains toward the Indian Ocean as far as the naked eye can see, in t...

February 16, 2017

Originally published by Food Tank on 02/16/2017

In Mozambique and many other African countries, the Great Land Grab has produced little but headlines and local opposition. In part because of that fierce resistance, mega-deal after mega-deal has collapsed (see an earlier...

October 31, 2016

Originally published by Food Tank on 10/31/2016

On October 12, the government of Mozambique quietly announced that it would close its Agriculture Promotion Centre (CEPAGRI), the agency created in 2006 to promote large-scale foreign investment in the country’s agricultur...

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the Institute of writers, speakers, & activists Frances Moore Lappé and Anna Lappé

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