Posted by: APO | 12 May 2017

Zambia’s peasants at risk of becoming squatters on their own land – UN expert warns

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Hilal Elver, today cautioned that many Zambian peasants are at risk of becoming squatters on their own land as Zambia is turned into Southern Africa’s food basket. “The push to turn commercial large-scale agricultural into a driving engine of the Zambian economy, in a situation where the protection of access to land is weak, can risk… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/zambias-peasants-at-risk-of-becoming-squatters-on-their-own-land–un-expert-warns?lang=en


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