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Library ResourceReports & ResearchFebruary, 2014Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Eastern Africa, Africa
Library ResourceLegislationFebruary, 2014Senegal
La présente loi autorise la ratification de la Convention portant création de l’Agence Panafricaine de la Grande Muraille Verte, adoptée par la Conférence des Chefs d’Etat et de Gouvernement de la Communauté des Etats sahélo sahariens (CENSAD) à Ndjamena, le 17 juin 2010.Cette Agence a pour mission la coordination et le suivi d’une barrière verte de protection contre l’avancée du désert et de contribuer au développement durable sur la bande sahélo saharienne comprise entre les isohyètes 100 et 400 mm sur une distance d’au moins 7000 km de long et 15 km de large, reliant Dakar et Djibouti.
Library ResourceRegulationsFebruary, 2014Burkina Faso
Le présent décret modifie les dispositions de l’article 7 du décret n° 2010-399/PRES/PM/MAHRH/MRA/MECV/MEF/MATD/MJ du 29 Juin 2010 portant modalités d’organisation et de tenue des registres fonciers ruraux.Cette modification porte essentiellement sur la formule de prestation de serment devant le tribunal de grande instance territorialement compétent des agents chargés de la tenue des registres fonciers ruraux.
Modifie: Décret N°2010-399/PRES/PM/MAHRH/MRA/MECV/MEF/MATD portant modalités d’organisation et de tenue des registres fonciers ruraux. (2010-07-29)
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsMarch, 2014Africa
March 2014 – In most of Africa, land is at the heart of economic, social and political life. Therefore, land and natural resource rights and governance issues profoundly affect and are affected by development initiatives across the continent. To fully succeed and contribute to ending extreme poverty in the post-2015 world, development initiatives must recognize and strengthen the land and natural resource rights of local people, especially the rural poor and women. However, while there is growing awareness of these issues, they are often overlooked.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsMarch, 2014Uganda
March 2014 – This paper discusses a pragmatic, adaptive framework for understanding and taking action to strengthen women’s land tenure security in the context of customary tenure. The Framework defines secure land rights in terms of five elements, which each serves as the basis for distinct, measurable indicators upon which to base project assessment, design, and evaluation. This paper presents the Framework and suggests its potential as an analytical foundation for assessing the security of land rights, for designing projects or developing policies that protect and stren
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsMarch, 2014Rwanda
March 2014 – This paper assesses the extent to which Rwanda’s progressive legal framework has eliminated gender-based discrimination in access and control over land by taking a nuanced look at women’s ability to make land-related decisions and at the factors that affect their decision-making power.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksFebruary, 2014Kenya
Internal displacement in Kenya has been a challenge since the colonial era but only recently has a legal framework been developed to address IDP protection issues. The process of developing this framework offers some useful lessons for stakeholders in similar situations.
Library ResourceAgreements & ContractsFebruary, 2014Democratic Republic of the Congo
Library ResourceReports & ResearchFebruary, 2014Ethiopia, Africa
The current Ethiopian government originated in a Marxist revolutionary movement, which early in its struggle against the Derg regime recognized the widespread discrimination against women in Ethiopian society and placed gender emancipation at the centre of its revolutionary strategy.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchFebruary, 2014Africa
Argues the need for long term perspectives on implementing land reforms, to address people’s perceptions and practices, to decentralise authority to the local level, and to mainstream women’s rights into every activity relating to land, land administration and land dispute settlement.
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