Deal history comparison #1656

Previous version (119429)

Selected version (121357)

Location #1

Location
Caprivi

Target country
Namibia
Comment on location
Caprivi

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Caprivi, Namibia

Target country
Namibia
Comment on location
Eastern Caprivi

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
10,000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2014] Startup phase (no production)
Comment on implementation status
No information on implementation status (4)

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
10,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
10,000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops, Renewable Energy

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2010] Failed (Contract cancelled)
Comment on negotiation status
There appeared to have been a confrontation between two traditional authorities over the land to be allocated to PGBI

Operating company

Operating company

Operating company

Operating company

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes
Comment on data source
"Land Grabbing in Namibia: A Case study from the Omusati Region, Northern Namibia", by. Willem Odendaal

Data source #2

Data source type
Personal information
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
Comment on data source
"Land Grabbing in Namibia: A Case study from the Omusati Region, Northern Namibia", by. Willem Odendaal

Data source #2

Data source type
Personal information
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
AGF (Agrofuel production)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
AGF (Agrofuel production)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Coordinator's overview comment: 0 Import of other remarks regarding the investment: Discontinued after two trqditional auhtorities failed to agree on which land to give to the investor, ,

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Coordinator's overview comment: 0 Import of other remarks regarding the investment: Discontinued after two trqditional auhtorities failed to agree on which land to give to the investor, ,