19 May 2017
By Lorenzo Cotula with Thierry Berger
“Increased private sector investment in tropical agriculture has created both hopes and fears for rural livelihoods in
low- and middle-income countries. In different contexts, rural people have sought inclusion in the business venture
as farm workers or outgrowers, negotiated better terms of consultation or compensation, or opposed the deals
altogether. One of the major challenges is in empowering rural people to make informed choices, exercise their
rights and have their voices heard when dealing with the government or the private sector…” – landportal
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