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Location #1

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Administrative region
Location
Masindi, Uganda

Target country
Uganda
Comment on location
Masindi

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
11000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
11000

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Food crops

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[1990] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
Contract signed in the 1990s

Implementation status

Implementation status
[1976] In operation (production)
Comment on implementation status
State-owned operation in the 1980s. Rehabilitated from 1986-1996

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased farmers (out-grower)
800

Number of total jobs created

Jobs created (total)
Yes
Current number of jobs (total)
3900

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Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
Comment on data source
http://www.landcoalition.org/cpl-blog/wp-content/uploads/case_studies_13.pdf original URL no longer works

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
Comment on data source
http://www.landcoalition.org/cpl-blog/?p=3275. Original URL no longer works

Displacement of people

Number of people actually displaced
4000

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Education

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Private (large-scale farm)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sugar, molasses, spirit

Overall comment

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