The aim of this policy paper is to present successful approaches to secure land tenure rights in rural and urban areas. To support future programmatic decisions by he Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ, this paper focusses especially on impacts and good practices. It discusses examples from the German technical cooperation but also includes good practices and impacts achieved by other development partners.
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Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsJuly, 2019Africa, Ethiopia, Uganda, Namibia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Brazil, Peru, Asia, Cambodia, Laos, Eastern Europe, Global
Library ResourceLegislationSeptember, 2016Angola
This Law, consisting of 26 articles divided into five Chapters, establishes principles and norms for the organization and functioning of the organs of the Local Administration of the State to which it is applicable at provincial, municipal and Infra-municipal levels.
Library ResourceRegulationsOctober, 2000China
These Regulations are enacted according to the “Act for promotion of private participation in infrastructure projects”, aiming to promote civil participation in public land lease in infrastructure projects. The Regulations consist of 5 Articles.Article 1 establishes the favorable rentals regarding public land lease in infrastructure projects. If the public land use plan cannot be completed, not due to the fault of the private institution, the government authority can reduce or grant late payment (art.4).
Library ResourceLegislationJuly, 2016Kyrgyzstan
Article 1 shall be amended to add the following wording: “Transfer of irrigated public land stock to category of land under perennial fruit growing species shall be prohibited”.
Amends: Law No. 257 “On moratorium on transfer of irrigated arable land to other categories of land”. (2011-06-23)
Library ResourceRegulationsJanuary, 2016Canada
The present Regulation is made under the Land Titles Act, 2015. In particular, the Regulation provides for the correct and efficient enforcement of the aforementioned Act. Section 1 establishes that a Yukon First Nation is eligible to apply to bring its settlement land under the Act and have a certificate of title issued for that land if its final agreement or selfgovernment agreement provides that the Act applies to its settlement land registered in the land titles office.
Library ResourceRegulationsDecember, 2002Republic of Korea
The purpose of this Decree is to provide for matters delegated by the Framework Act on the National Land and other matters necessary to implement such delegated matters.
Library ResourceLegislationJune, 2016Russia
Article 16.1 shall be amended to add a new wording: “Lease contract related to plots of agricultural public or municipal land shall be concluded without tender in case of allotment thereof to Cossack associations for agricultural activities”.
Amends: Regional Law No. 19-zs “On regulation of land relations”. (2015-02-25)
Library ResourceRegulationsNovember, 2000Morocco
Le présent décret fixe la procédure de reconnaissance de droits acquis sur le domaine public hydraulique. Ce texte définit la composition et le fonctionnement du cadre institutionnel de cette procédure. Ce décret abroge les dispositions de l'arrêté du 11 moharrem 1344 (1er août 1925) relatif à l'application du dahir du 11 moharrem 1344 (1er août 1925) sur le régime des eaux, en ce qui concerne la reconnaissance des droits de propriété, d'usage ou d'usufruit sur le domaine public hydraulique.
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 2015Trinidad and Tobago
This Act provides for certain aspects relating to disposal of public property and other matters relating to public asset management. The objects of this Act are to promote— (a) the principles of accountability, integrity, transparency and value for money; (b) efficiency, fairness, equity and public confidence; and (c) local industry development, sustainable procurement and sustainable development, in public procurement and the disposal of public property. “Public property” means real or personal property owned by a public body.
Library ResourceLegislationJuly, 2016Russia
This Federal Law establishes a new procedure for disposing of land plots, the state ownership of which is not delimited. So, the plots located on the territory of the rural settlement that is part of the municipal district and in the inter-settlement territories of the municipal district shall be allotted to citizens and legal entities by the local government of this municipal district, unless otherwise established by the current legislation.