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GRAIN land grab data

Dataset of "land grabs" documented by GRAIN between 2006 and 2012.

The dataset covers commercial deals between investors and states which

  • were initiated after 2006
  • have not been cancelled
  • are led by foreign investors
  • are for the production of food crops, and
  • involve large areas of land.

otherwise known as "land grabbing"

Released by GRAIN on 23 February 2012.

 

This dataset is present on the Detail Data Portal for training purposes. See https://datahub.io/dataset/grain-landgrab-data

Data and Resources

Dataset Info

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FieldValue
Publisher
Author
Devlin Kuyek
Modified Date
2017-03-13
Release Date
2012-02-23
Identifier
17f9972c-6f47-406b-8069-ecd2097b5540
Licence
Rights Statement

Published under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-By 4.0). Please include the following attribution from GRAIN:

"GRAIN does not recognise or enforce copyright on its work. You are free to copy, translate and distribute any material authored by GRAIN on www.grain.org. We ask only that the original source be acknowledged and that a sample of your reprint, repost or translation be sent to: GRAIN, Girona 25 ppal 08010 Barcelona Spain Fax: +34 93 301.13.81 Email: [email protected]"

Open Definition
Topic
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Global
Temporal Coverage
01/01/2006 to 31/12/2012
Contact Name
Devlin Kuyek
Contact Email
[email protected]
Language
English