Around the globe a massive land grab is taking place. Big-money interests are approaching rural communities, eager to strike deals for forests, farmland, pastures and coasts. But the playing field is far from even. Millions of people, misled about their rights and the nature of these offers, are being exploited.
Namatiâ€™s solution: help communities to use the power of the law to protect their lands and livelihoods.
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