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  1. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    May, 2001
    Lesotho

    This paper draws on research on the enforcement of the Land Act of 1979 in Lesotho. It seeks to show that illegal settlements occur under the shadow of formal state rules, from which social actors borrow selectively and in opportunistic ways to acquire urban property rights. This is possible because of inconsistencies and contradictions in state rules and enforcement methods.

  2. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    May, 2017
    Global

    From 9 to 11 November 2016 the ‘symposium on land consolidation and land readjustment for sustainable development’ was held in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands. The symposium was a joint initiative from FIG commissions 7 and 8, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), LANDNET, the Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency, and supported by Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) and the World Bank. About 200 participants from 50 countries shared their experiences and knowledge about state of the art practices of land consolidation and land readjustment across the world.

  3. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    March, 2018
    Eastern Europe, Western Europe

    Most transition countries in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) face enormous challenges in developing a viable land structure, requiring a set of measures which is unprecedented in its scale and intensity to speed up this process. Analysis of policy initiatives in CEE countries illustrates that options for solving fragmentation and small scale of farms have concentrated on particular instruments like land consolidation and land banking.

  4. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    March, 2017
    Global

    This document provides information on implementation of VGGT and a number of checklists that might be helpful for investors and companies on the following topics: Tenure Rights Risk Management Checklist (II.B), Consultation and Negotiation Checklist (III.B), Grievances and Dispute Resolution Checklist (IV.B) and Transparency and Corruption Checklist (V.B).

  5. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    March, 2018
    Global

    This guide provides information on how to engage in consultation following the FPIC principles with Indigenous Peoples and local communities before undertaking forestry management activities on the lands they legally or customarily own and/or use. It

    • encourages and supports discussion among stakeholders, Indigenous Peoples, and FSC on the recognition of the right to FPIC, and

    • provides a framework for the development of generally acceptable guidelines for companies seeking FPIC.

  6. Library Resource
    LANDac Annual Conference 2018: Conference Report cover image
    Conference Papers & Reports
    August, 2018
    Global

    The LANDac Conference 2018 looked at land governance through the lens of mobility. Land acquisitions trigger migration and yield other types of mobility such as capital, goods and ideas. Ensuing land claims raise new questions for land governance. So far, the discussion has focused on respecting land rights, informing local residents and offering fair compensation. The conference explored the question: Given the variety of mobility, what are good ways forward in land governance?

  7. Library Resource

    Papers presented at the inaugural conference of the institute for social and economic studies

    Conference Papers & Reports
    December, 2008
    Mozambique

    This volume includes some of the papers presented at the Inaugural Conference of the Institute for Social and Economic Studies (IESE), which took place on 19 September 2007, in Maputo. The articles contained in this volume were selected from the panel on “Southern Africa”. The topics of the Conference, on “Challenges for social and economic research in Mozambique”, and of the panels were broad and dependent on papers submitted.

  8. Library Resource

    Papers presented at the inaugural conference of the institute for social and economic studies

    Conference Papers & Reports
    December, 2008
    Mozambique

    This volume includes some of the papers presented at the Inaugural Conference of the Institute for Social and Economic Studies (IESE), which took place on 19 September, 2007, in Maputo. The articles contained in this volume were selected from two Conference panels, on “Macroeconomic themes” and “Social and economic development and poverty”. The topics of the Conference, on “Challenges for social and economic research in Mozambique”, and of the panels were broad and dependent on papers submitted.

  9. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    December, 2014
    Mozambique

    Desde meados de 2013, temos assistido a confrontações militares que, de novo, opõem os protagonistas da guerra civil terminada em 1992. Até ao momento, esta guerra de baixa intensidade tem  ‑se concentrado em algumas zonas da província de Sofala, ao longo da Estrada Nacional n.º 1, tendo havido ainda registo de algumas acções esporádicas nas províncias de Nampula e Inhambane.

  10. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    December, 2009
    Mozambique

    O IESE realizou, a 22 e 23 de Abril de 2009, a sua II Conferência Científica subordinada à temática genérica “Padrões de Acumulação Económica e Dinâmicas da Pobreza em Moçambique”. Por que razão foi esta temática escolhida e o que significa?

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