Relationship between Large-Scale Agricultural Investors and Local Communities: Lessons from Two Investments In Zambia

Initial contacts between investor and community are important and prior information of the local population is crucial for laying a foundation for a good relationship. However, remaining realistic about what the investment can achieve and regular contacts to the community are equally important. Land issues in Zambia are highly contentious. Even if investors target state land, this may lead to dissatisfaction of the local population.


Issue Date:
2016-04
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/249696
Total Pages:
8
Series Statement:
IAPRI Policy Briefs
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