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Journal Articles & Books
March 2022
France

La prise de contrôle de foncier agricole par des acteurs financiers suscite des controverses. Pour clarifier les enjeux associés à ce phénomène, le Centre d’études et de prospective a conduit une réflexion, associant plusieurs experts externes au ministère. Cette note présente les principaux enseignements de ce travail.

September 2021

Companies in the business of selling farmland to billionaires and pension funds are peddling it as a green;sustainable and socially responsible investment. This propaganda is working.

Peer-reviewed publication
March 2021
China
Russia
United States of America

Agricultural development is facing two problems: insufficient grain production and low profit of farmers. There is a contradiction between the government’s goal of increasing production and the farmer’s goal of increasing profit.

Peer-reviewed publication
March 2021
Czech Republic
United States of America

Czech agriculture is dealing with the consequences of climate change. Agroforestry cultures are being discursively reintroduced for better adaptability and resilience, with the first practical explorations seen in the field. Scholars have been working with farmers and regional stakeholders to establish a baseline for making agroforestry policy viable and sustainable.

Journal Articles & Books
March 2021
Ethiopia
Rwanda
El Salvador
India

Mapping Together helps people use Collect Earth mapathons to monitor tree-based restoration. Collect Earth enables users to create precise data that can show where trees are growing outside the forest across farms, pasture, and urban areas and how the landscape has changed over time.

Peer-reviewed publication
February 2021
China
Russia
United States of America

The process of urbanization in China has been accompanied by the conflict of land expropriation, which is not conducive to social stability.

Peer-reviewed publication
February 2021
China

In recent decades, global social and economic development has resulted in substantial land-use transitions. This was first observed with respect to losses of forested land, attracting worldwide concern. Forest transitions have an important impact on global ecology, whilst farmland transitions are key in terms of global food security.

Peer-reviewed publication
February 2021
United States of America

Farmland fragmentation and farmland consolidation are two sides of the same coin paradoxically viewed as farmland management tools.

Peer-reviewed publication
February 2021
China
Russia
United States of America

Agricultural land is fundamental to human survival and economic development. Unlike other resources, land resources are embodied in trade goods and commodities, which are continuously re-allocated between countries and regions.

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