Contested Global Landscapes

A Multidisciplinary Initiative of the Cornell Institute for the Social Sciences

International Academic Conference on
Global Land Grabbing II
17-19 October 2012

The Land Deal Politics Initiative (LDPI) organized a second international academic workshop on ‘Global Land Grabbing’ at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, in October of 2012. The event was co-organized and hosted by the Cornell Department of Development Sociology.This conference was a follow up to the highly successful 2011 conference, Global Land Grabbing, held 6-8 April at the Institute for Development Studies at the University of Sussex, Brighton, England.

Information on the conference can be found at the links below:

Conference Schedule

Conference Papers

Press Releases

Video Highlights

Panel Summaries