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World Development Special Issue: China and Brazil in African Agriculture
February 8, 2017 / News
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Young people and agriculture in Africa – new report
February 8, 2017 / News
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Unpacking the Political Economy of Sugar in southern Africa
February 8, 2017 / News
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Social movements, agrarian change and the contestation of ProSAVANA in Mozambique and Brazil
February 8, 2017 / News
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Beyond ‘family farming versus agribusiness’ dualism: unpacking the complexity of Brazil’s agricultural model
December 20, 2016 / News
Future Agricultures Working Paper 138 By Arilson Favareto November 2016 Agriculture has played a hugely important role in the recent history of Brazil’s economy. The country had a food production deficit until as late as the 1970s, but since the

Africa’s Land Rush – discount book flyer
September 17, 2015 / News
Book flyer with a discount code for Africa’s Land Rush, a book published in 2015.

LEGEND Land Policy Bulletin no.1
August 5, 2015 / News
First bulletin of the research programme ‘Land: Enhancing Governance for Economic Development’ (LEGEND).

New West Africa hub coordinator appointed
New West Africa hub coordinator appointed
May 21, 2015 / News
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Joseph Yaro as our regional coordinator for West Africa. Prof Yaro is Associate Professor of Human Geography at the University of Ghana, Legon, and has been a member of Future Agricultures for

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): main report
February 11, 2015 / News
Main report of the evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by Upper Quartile.

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): Annexes
February 11, 2015 / News
Annexes of the evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by the consultants Upper Quartile.