Farmers in rural Bagamoyo district in Tanzania have been ordered off their land next EcoEnergy,| glObserver Global Economics


From Nigeria to Tanzania and a lot of points in between, small-scale farmers say they have not been consulted at the same time as large agribusiness, working under the G8’s New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition come to push farmers off their land.

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Farmers in rural Bagamoyo district in Tanzania have been ordered off their land next EcoEnergy, a Swedish-owned company, leased additional than 20,000 hectares from the government to produce sugar cane. They were not consulted, says says Josephat Mshigati, the chief of programmes and policy for Action Aid in Tanzania.

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