FAO Investment Centre

Alternatives to large land acquisitions in developing nations


New report analyses how partnerships benefit both big investors and small farmers

22 June 2010, Rome - New research shows how agricultural investments in developing nations can be structured as alternatives to large-scale land acquisitions. It documents a range of more inclusive business models that can bring benefits to small-scale farmers and protect their land rights, while also ensuring returns to companies.

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