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"Once a fortune is accumulated or acquired it develops a momentum of its own."
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"This is not a report about the rich and the poor. It's about the super-rich and the rest of us."
The expropriation of land for mining projects can have the greatest impact on women. Women need land to grow food to feed their families or for subsistence farming which can be an important source of income. Lost access to land via land grabs means that women's livelihoods become more precarious, thus causing greater economic dependence on men.