The government of Lesotho’s (GOL) land reform efforts, enacted in the Land Act 2010, principally seek to create an environment that is favourable to agricultural development and economic investment.3 For years, Lesotho has lacked efficient land markets in which foreign investors could participate. The limitations on foreign landholding by the 1979 Land Act have presented impediments to improving the commercial use of land.
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Library ResourceReports & ResearchJune, 2018Lesotho
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2019Lesotho
This document prepared by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) identifies strategic opportunities with the goal of contributing to the transformation of rural Lesotho towards a more resilient and economically productive environment that allows its population to sustain their livelihoods and overcome poverty and malnutrition. It sets out to identify initiatives which can contribute to inclusive commercialisation of the rural economy and creating an enabling natural and business environment for sustainable and resilient rural transformation.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2018Nigeria
Library ResourcePeer-reviewed publicationJanuary, 2017China
China has a unique land use system in which there are two types of land ownership, namely, state-owned urban land and farmer collective-owned rural land. Despite strict restrictions on the use rights of farmer collective-owned land, rural land is, in fact, developed along two pathways: it is formally acquired by the state and transferred into state ownership, or it is informally developed while remaining in collective ownership.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2019Bolivia
Construcción de la justicia desde la justicia indígena: Experiencias interlegales de Inquisivi
Magali Vienca Copa Pabón / Amy Michelle Kennemore
Library ResourceReports & ResearchMay, 2019Brazil
O processo de luta e construção do Assentamento Palmares II, o maior do estado e um dos maiores do Brasil, teve início em 1994, quando cerca de 2.500 famílias sem-terra ocupam uma área sob concessão da empresa Vale S. A., sendo em seguida despejadas. Sem desistirem, a luta pela regularização do assentamento segue com a ocupação da sede do Instituto Nacional de Colonização e Reforma Agrária (INCRA)
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2015
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2016Chile, South America
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsAugust, 2017Peru, South America
La maca (Lepidium meyenii) es una raíz andina a la cual se le atribuyen propiedades energéticas y estimulantes. En los últimos años el interés de mercados asiáticos dio lugar al “boom de la maca”, incrementando los precios y provocando la rápida conversión de pastizales altoandinos en tierras de cultivo, transformando de esta manera el paisaje, el ecosistema, la economía y la sociedad rural de la zona altoandina de Junín.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 1991Costa Rica, Central America, South America
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