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  1. Library Resource
    Land Governance Assessment Framework (LGAF): Afghanistan

    Final Report

    Reports & Research
    June, 2017
    Afghanistan

    In the past decade, land and control of resources have been a significant aspect of government and donor concerns in Afghanistan. In the light of social transformations, increased demographic pressure, displacement, and economic evolutions, land is more than ever at the heart of economic and social considerations.

  2. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    July, 2017
    Sierra Leone

    There is wide engagement with large-scale land deals in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly from the perspectives of development and international political economy. Recently, scholars have increasingly pointed to a gendered lacuna in this literature. Engagement with gender tends to focus on potential differential impacts for men and women, and it also flags the need for more detailed empirical research of specific land deals.

  3. Library Resource

    Comprehensive coherent land conflict management mechanisms in Teso sub-region

    Reports & Research
    July, 2017
    Sub-Saharan Africa, Uganda

    Teso Initiative for Peace (TIP) received funds from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) that has been delegated through Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) under a project titled “Responsible Land Policy in Uganda” (RELAPU). In its pursuit to reduce extreme poverty and hunger in the world under its Field of Action 6 i.e.

  4. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    June, 2017
    Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Through a review of recent writings in political ecology and agrarian studies, this paper appraises the potential for emerging forms of ‘green economy’ initiatives to catalyze new forms of internal displacement in West Africa, with specific emphasis on the postwar contexts of Liberia and Sierra Leone.

  5. Library Resource
    Regulations
    June, 2017
    Colombia

    La presente Resolución aprueba el Reglamento Operativo de los Planes de Ordenamiento Social de la Propiedad y el Proceso Único de Ordenamiento Social de la Propiedad, con el objeto de establecer el reglamento operativo que determinará los instrumentos, mecanismos, secuencias y metodologías para desarrollar las funciones asignadas a la Agencia Nacional de Tierras (ANT), que incluye los siguientes asuntos: 1) los Planes de Ordenamiento Social de la Propiedad; 2) la fase administrativa del Procedimiento Único de Ordenamiento Social de la Propiedad Rural; 3) las reglas a aplicar fuera de las zo

  6. Library Resource
    Regulations
    June, 2017
    Australia

    The objective of the Planning Regulation 2017 is to prescribe instruments and address matters provided for under the Planning Act 2016, and provide the mechanics for the operation and implementation of the Act.

  7. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    June, 2017
    Bolivia

    La Paz, Bolivia
    1 de julio de 2017
    Apuntes sobre el acceso a la tierra y territorio en Sudamérica[1]
     
    Ruth Bautista Durán
    Oscar Bazoberry Chali
     
     

  8. Library Resource
    Safeguarding Human Rights in Land Related Investments cover image

    Comparison of the Voluntary Guidelines Land with the IFC Performance Standards and the World Bank Environmental and Social Safeguard Framework

    Reports & Research
    July, 2017
    Global

    The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of national Food Security (VGGt) represent a new international legal instrument, which was adopted unanimously in 2012 by the United nations Committee on World Food Security (CFS). the Guidelines are a soft law instrument that does not create new, legally binding obligations for states or responsibilities for private actors, but that applies existing governance standards, particularly for human rights, to the management of land.

  9. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    June, 2017
    Colombia

    La historia colombiana de la última mitad del siglo anterior se caracterizó por un fuerte conflicto armado en donde confluyeron múltiples fuerzas, tales como la insurgencia, el paramilitarismo, el narcotráfico y la violencia social. Como consecuencia de lo anterior, se generó al interior del territorio colombiano una gran cantidad de víctimas del conflicto que conformaron un universo de alrededor de 7 millones de personas, que constituyen la población desplazada más grande de la historia institucional colombiana.

  10. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    June, 2017
    Zimbabwe, Africa

    Land reform has generated a range of disputes including overlapping boundaries, double occupations, competing authorities etc. Lists areas in which potential disputes arise.

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