SYMPOSIUM ON LEGAL ASPECTS OF LARGE SCALE INVESTMENTS IN LAND:
IMPLICATIONS FOR FOOD SECURITY AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
March 4, 2011

Queen Juliana Room

U.N. FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION

Viale delle Terme di Caracalla

00153 Rome, Italy 9:00 - 17:00

The Symposium will bring together lawyers and other experts to explore the legal aspects of large scale investments in land and the implications of those investments for food security and rural development. The participants will consider specific case studies during the morning and during the afternoon will explore contract, investment and commercial issues as legal issues and for their impact on food security and rural development. The Symposium will conclude with a discussion of ways to address these issues in the future.

Please rsvp to echols@strengtheninglegalexpertise.org