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Wikileaks: Analysis of ‘Land Grab’ in Ethiopia

Sunday, August 28, 2011 @ 4:38 am

A leaked Cable of US Embassy Addis Ababa presents a fairly informative analyzes the issues of foreign Agricultural investment in Ethiopia. The Cable was prepared on Dec 2009 based on inputs from ‘local Economic and Commercial Specialists’ and a [...]

Ethiopia: Land grab deals revealed

Monday, May 9, 2011 @ 10:25 pm

Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture disclosed 24 Land lease agreements, concluded with Ethiopians and Foreigners, Today. The Ministry had started posting a few of the Agreements last week. According to the data released, the federal Government so far [...]

MFA laments BBC’s land grab fears

Sunday, December 26, 2010 @ 4:22 am

BBC World Service published a story titled ‘Land grab fears for Ethiopian rural communities‘ on December 16/2010. The story by Ed Butler paints a grimly picture of Ethiopia’s effort to develop its agricultural sector by engaging [...]