Friends of the Earth International at 40

Forty years ago, a small, dedicated and determined group of environmental activists from France, Sweden, the UK and the US…

10 Jun, 2011
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It’s time to outlaw land grabbing, not to make it “responsible”!

Today’s farmland grabs are moving fast. Contracts are getting signed, bulldozers are hitting the ground, land is being aggressively fenced…

01 Apr, 2011
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Jatropha: money doesn’t grow on trees

Jatropha is still being touted as a biofuel wonder crop. But there is evidence that jatropha does not deliver on…

12 Dec, 2010
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The jatropha trap?

In Mozambique, the debate on agrofuels has advanced steadily over the last five years, fueled by industry speculation and demand,…

01 Sep, 2010
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Africa: up for grabs

The African continent is increasingly being seen as a source of agricultural land and natural resources for the rest of…

19 Aug, 2010
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What is environmental justice?

Friends of the Earth believes that tackling environmental injustice will not only protect people, but also the natural world. If…

01 Aug, 2010
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