Access To Land

Reports

The issues revolving around access to land are discussed in a multitude of reports, studies and papers. They give us deep insight on EU and national contexts, uncover new perspectives and enable us to take objective, fact-based positions. Consider this section your personal library on land related topics. Check back often for new additions!

New UK report
Our future in the land
July 2019
The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce’s (RSA) Food, Farming and Countryside Commission has published a report which is both a review of the state of play and an action manual for change.
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Report - Europeʼs new farmers
Access to land for new entrants: innovative ways to enter farming and secure land
September, 2018
This report aims to share our experience and analyses of the situation for new farmers and their access to land in Europe. It also showcases innovative ways to support their entry into farming, including farm incubators.
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A report of Eco Ruralis and European Coordination Via Campesina
The trouble with soy : the threats to small-scale producers across Europe
August 2018
Eco Ruralis and European Coordination Via Campesina released a report calling attention to the land and food risks associated with transplanting industrial-scale soybean or other protein crop production in Europe.
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Supporting access to land for farmers in Europe
Local authorities’ role to secure access to land for farmers
June, 2017
Local authorities are a major stakeholder in facilitating access to land for farmers. This report explores key levers which they can use and presents a series of case studies illustrating the role they can play.
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Stories from Europe
Local authorities supporting access to land for farmers
June 2017
This report presents 12 case studies illustrating the role local authorities can play in facilitating access to land for farmers. It is meant for local authorities and civil society organisations engaging with local authorities.
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Report and case studies
Access to land and Community Supported Agriculture
June 2017
This report explores the challenges of access to land for Community Supported Agriculture, and presents stories from accross Europe. A useful resource for CSAs and all those interested in land for communities and local food systems!
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Report
Land Grabbing and Human Rights: The Role of the EU Abroad
May, 2017
While the role of the EU in the global land grab is often overlooked, this report shows that EU-based actors play a significant role in land deals and related human rights abuses outside of Europe.
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Paper - Small farms’ viability in Europe
Small farms in Europe - Time for a redefinition
April 2017
This paper attempts to review existing definitions of small farms in Europe; to compare them with the realities that we encounter every day, and to pin down some of the implications of these definitions.
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Paper - Small farms’ viability in Europe
Small farms in Europe - viable but underestimated
April 2017
This paper is a consolidated overview of the papers that are written by the seven partners of the Access to Land Network, describing the success stories, struggles and current situation of small farms across Europe.
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Paper - Small farms’ viability in Europe
Small farms and short chains
February 2017
The paper talks about the importance of short supply chain and direct market/sales, and its importance in providing autonomy to small scale farmers in Italy.
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