Land Grabs: the big questions


The 2nd International Global Land Grabbing Conference opened with the “big questions” for land grabbing, with a wide-ranging panel discussion. You can watch all of the videos in the playlist embedded below.

The panel, chaired by Jessie Ribot (University of lllinois), included Melissa Leach (Institute of Development Studies), Lorenzo Cotula (IIED), Sam Moyo (African Institute for Agrarian Studies, Zimbabwe), Eric Holt-Gimenez (FoodFirst!) and Tania Li (University of Toronto, Canada).

For more video, social media and comment from the conference, look at the Storify on the official conference website.

Photo: Jesse Ribot (credit: Youjin Brigitte Chung)