GRAIN — GRAIN releases data set with over 400 global land grabs | Africa-Mathare |

GRAIN is making available a new data set documenting 416 recent, large-scale land grabs by foreign investors for the production of food crops. The cases cover nearly 35 million hectares of land in 66 countries.

The data set is available in HTML below, in XLS andPDF formats and in this interactive global map of land grabs created by Varun Mangla / Circle of Blue.

Via Mike Davies, Firoze Manji