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Maungdaw, Myanmar – Farm laborers and livestocks are seen in a paddy field in Warcha village April 2016. Image: FAO / Hkun La

Driving Dispossession: The Global Push to “Unlock the Economic Potential of Land,” sounds the alarm on the unprecedented wave of privatization of natural resources that is underway around the world. Through six case studies—Ukraine, Zambia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, and Brazil—the report details the myriad ways by which governments—willingly or under the pressure of financial institutions and Western donor agencies—are putting more land into so-called “productive use” in the name of development.

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New Report: “Driving Dispossession: The Global Push to “Unlock the Economic Potential of Land”
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