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  1. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019
    Global

    Interactive guide to the VGGT

  2. Library Resource
    GIZ (2018) A guide to peaceful co existence on private Mailo land in Uganda
    Training Resources & Tools
    February, 2018
    Africa, Uganda

    Mailo tenure is the most legislated form of tenure in Uganda, having its origins in the 1900 Buganda Agreement. Reforms over the years have seen the evolution of this tenure that is essentially freehold in nature, albeit with its local characteristics arising out of an unresolved tenant question. This status quo was reinstated in the 1995 Constitution, the Land Act and its subsequent amendments. Whereas it is expected that reforms introduced by the Constitution and Land Act would suffice in stabilizing Mailo tenure, this has not happened in practice.

  3. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019
    Global

    The Landassess Tool is a risk assessment and management framework. It provides a clear and simple set of checklists that generate a report to help companies assess and manage how they respect land rights.

  4. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019
    Global

    The ICMM has developed 20 tools to support mining and metals companies in promoting sustainable community development. These tools will also be useful to companies involved in other sectors. They offer practical guidance for every stage of the mining process from exploration, construction and operations, to decommissioning, closure and ultimately, the post-closure environment.These tools are accompanied by easy-to-use, step-by-step route maps, to help:

    • Foster constructive working relationships between communities, companies and governments

  5. Library Resource
    Engage the chain
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019
    Global

    This interactive guide discusses the environmental and social risks and impacts associated with a number of agricultural commodities, which are among the most prominent drivers of deforestation, greenhouse gas emissions and water depletion and pollution.It clarifies actions investors and companies should take to reduce agricultural supply chain risks and exposure. It also contains additional resources, such as downloadeable guides.

  6. Library Resource
    Human Rights
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019
    Global

    This guide provides fund managers with a practical introduction to human rights issues that may be relevant to their investments. It aims to provide

    • a clear understanding of what human rights risks and impacts are, why they are important and how they relate to traditional environmental and social (E&S) risks and impacts, and

    • a practical approach to integrating human rights lens into existing E&S due diligence approaches, aligned with international standards.

  7. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2018
    Kenya

    - Introduction

    - Country Profile

    - Historical Perspective to Planning in Kenya

    - Land Use Planning Framework in Kenya

    - Constitutional context

    - Policy and Legal Agenda

    - Oversight and monitoring function of the National Land Commission

    - Interpretation

    - Activities

    - Challenges and opportunities

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