Biofuels Investment and Community Land Tenure in Tanzania. The Case of Bioshape, Kilwa District

November 2013
Emmanuel Sulle and Fred Nelson, (Future Agricultures Consortium Working Paper 073)

Includes the impacts of failed large-scale investments: the case of Bioshape; Bioshape’s land acquisition process at the national, district and village level; the impacts of Bioshape’s investment in Kilwa; the biofuel boom and bust in Tanzania 2005-11; options for the affected villagers, policy implications; recommendations.