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26 August 2022
Tanzania

In Mwanza, Tanzania, Nairukoki Leyian-Naisinyai tells me that here, "Corporations come with papers from the government claiming that they have the right to our land." She points to the large corporations that have entered the lands of the Maasai people to mine rubies and tanzanite.

Maasai market,Tanzania, photo by Thomas Boutreux,2016,License,CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
25 August 2022
Tanzania

Maasai are being evicted from a Tanzanian wildlife paradise to make way for neocolonial land grabs by the Dubai royal family. The reason? The right to hunt unhindered for the next 30 years.

Amnesty International
15 June 2022
Tanzania

Tanzanian authorities must immediately halt the violent forced eviction of the Indigenous Maasai community in Loliondo, and launch an urgent investigation into the security crackdown which has left dozens of people injured, many missing and a police officer killed, Amnesty International said today.

Land Grabbing in Uganda
29 March 2022
Tanzania
South Africa
Global

El International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) y el Land Portal lanzan una nueva serie de blogs sobre la gobernanza de las inversiones basadas en la tierra en el Sur Global. La serie explorará estrategias y enfoques prácticos adoptados por los defensores de los derechos y otros para abordar los desafíos comunes que rodean a estas inversiones.

Land Grabbing in Uganda
29 March 2022
Tanzania
South Africa
Global

International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)  and the Land Portal are launching a new blog series on the governance of land-based investments in the Global South.

IWGIA & IPRI
26 January 2022
Tanzania

According to reliable information received by Indigenous Peoples Rights International (IPRI) and the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA), the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania is currently planning the eviction of the Maasai Indigenous people from a 1,500 km2 area in their ancestral land located in the Loliondo Division of Ngorongoro District, Arusha Region, east

WOLTS End of Year News 2021
16 December 2021
Africa
Tanzania
Asia
Mongolia
Global

After adapting to challenges of COVID-19, 2021 turned into a very busy and exciting year for the global 

Foto: © FAO/Luis Tato
6 October 2021
Kenya
Tanzania
Cameroon
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Liberia
United States of America

 

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