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The Global Theft of Land: human rights, dispossession and destruction

Centre for the Study of Human Rights public discussion

The theft of land is a global phenomenon. This event will provide an overview of global land grabbing, an analysis of its nature, and discussion of its impact on human rights.

Megan MacInnes is the head of the Land Campaign at Global Witness.

Fred Pearce is environment consultant at the New Scientist and author of The Land Grabbers: the new fight over who owns the Earth.

Subir Sinha is senior lecturer in institutions and development at SOAS.


Megan MacInnes | talks
Fred Pearce | talks
Dr Subir Sinha | talks


Date and Time:

6 February 2013 at 6:30 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



Sheikh Zayed Theatre
New Academic Building
London School of Economics and Political Science

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London School of Economics & Political Science
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