- InfoAmazonia’s Amazônia Minada project has found an unusual rise in demand to mine for manganese last year in Brazil, one of the world’s top producers of the metal.
Local people evicted and livelihoods at risk in Barguna district, as civil society group warns plant will damage important hilsa fish populations.
Cinco de cada seis áreas de produção alimentar têm menos de dois hectares ou 20 mil m2; participação de pequenos agricultores na produção varia entre países; são 80% na China e menos de 10% no Brasil e na Nigéria.
Fear of China fueled the activism, though frustrations had accumulated over stagnant living conditions in the provinces.
The Land Portal Foundation’s launches the China Country Portfolio - a knowledge piece with a comprehensive understanding of the country’s land issues. Hit by COVID-19 a year ago, China is ever more pressed to adapt land usage rights to protect food sovereignty while also stimulating investment.
Yang Zeqiang's boat chugs across the Yangtze ferrying a few people and sacks of grain -- his new source of income after all fishing was halted along China's longest river in the name of environmental protection.
As a boy, Yang remembers seeing his father and grandfather head out in the early morning dark to earn a living fishing the upper Yangtze in China's southwest.
Forced labour much more widespread than initially thought in China region that supplies a fifth of the world’s cotton