Olivier De Schutter

Business, Economics and Jobs

Resettling Tibetan nomads

The Chinese government has moved hundreds of thousands of Tibetan nomads off pastures and into towns in recent years. Tibetans have mixed feelings about the move, especially since most of them weren't given a choice. Mary Kay Magistad reports.

Preventing Food Colonies

Rich countries with little agricultural space are leasing up large tracts of arable land in developing countries; but some think the purchases smack of neo-colonialism.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Resettling Tibetan nomads

The Chinese government has moved hundreds of thousands of Tibetan nomads off pastures and into towns in recent years. Tibetans have mixed feelings about the move, especially since most of them weren't given a choice. Mary Kay Magistad reports.

Preventing Food Colonies

Rich countries with little agricultural space are leasing up large tracts of arable land in developing countries; but some think the purchases smack of neo-colonialism.