Jann Lay / Ward Anseeuw / Sandra Eckert / Insa Flachsbarth / Christoph Kubitza / Kerstin Nolte / Markus Giger

Taking Stock of the Global Land Rush: Few Development Benefits, many Human and Environmental Risks

Monograph | Bern Open Publishing | 2021

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    Bern Open Publishing




    Prof. Dr. Jann Lay

    Lead Research Fellow / Head of Research Programme "Globalisation and Development"

    T. +49 (0)40 - 428 25-763jann.lay@giga-hamburg.de

    Dr. Ward Anseeuw

    The French Agricultural Research and International Cooperation Organization Working for the Sustainable Development of Tropical and Mediterranean Regions

    Dr. Sandra Eckert

    Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern

    Markus Giger

    Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern

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    Prof. Dr. Eckart Woertz

    Director of the GIGA Institute for Middle East Studies / Editor GIGA Focus Middle East


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