Food Security Narrative and its Effects on Land Governance: Case Study of Agricultural Policies for Oil Palm in Colombia​

Location: Colombia


Background: This research illustrates the impacts and effects of a change in the concept of food security in rural areas. The findings indicated that large scale agricultural policies and violence concentrated rural land ownership into export commodities and altered rural governance structure.

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