Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

Global Development and Justice Research Group Seminar: The Politics of Global Land Grabbing

07 February 2011 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm | Seminar

Michael Sadler SR LG 15

Organised by the Global Development and Justice Research Group within POLIS

‘The Politics of Global Land Grabbing’

Saturnino M. Borras Jr.

Professor Borras is an activist and an academic.   He is based at the Institute of Social Studies in the Hague where he works in the Rural Development, Environment and Population Studies Division.  He was recently the Canada Research Chair in International Development Studies in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  He is also an Adjunct Professor at the College of Humanities and development, China Agricultural University, Beijing;  a Fellow of the Amsterdam based Transnational Institute and of Food First, California.  Key publications include Transnational agrarian movements confronting globalisation (2008, co edited with Marc Edelman and Cristóbal Kay) and Pro Poor land reform:   A critique.  He is editor of Journal of Peasant Studies.

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Michael Sadler SR LG 15

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