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    Riz Khan - Land Grab or Investment - 19 Nov 09 - Part 1

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Some of the countries in Africa may be among the world's pporest but their lush farmlands and natural resources are the envy of more prosperous nations, mostly in Western Europe and the Middle east.

    They say African farmland represents a new economic opportunity but are new investments in African resources simply a land grab at the expense of the people living there?