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Library ResourceReports & ResearchAugust, 2019Global
Library ResourceVideosOctober, 2017Global
Library ResourceVideosSeptember, 2016Global
The Voluntary Guidelines for the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries, and Forests in the Context of National Food Security discuss the importance of recognizing "legitimate land rights." But what does that mean and who determines which rights are "legitimate?"
Library ResourceManuals & GuidelinesSeptember, 2016Global
PROYECTO DE NUEVA AGENDA URBANA Para ser adoptado en Quito, Octubre 2016 10 de septiembre de 2016 Traducido al Español por Hábitat para la Humanidad Internacional Región América Latina y Caribe
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2015Global
Political reactions ‘from below’ to global land grabbing have been vastly more varied and complex than is usually assumed. This essay introduces a collection of ground- breaking studies that discuss responses that range from various types of organized and everyday resistance to demands for incorporation or for better terms of incorporation into land deals. Initiatives ‘from below’ in response to land deals have involved local and transnational alliances and the use of legal and extra-legal methods, and have brought victories and defeats.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2000Global
"The hour of capitalism's greatest triumph," writes Hernando de Soto, "is, in the eyes of four-fifths of humanity, its hour of crisis." In The Mystery of Capital, the world-famous Peruvian economist takes up the question that, more than any other, is central to one of the most crucial problems the world faces today: Why do some countries succeed at capitalism while others fail?
Library ResourceConstitutionDecember, 1947Taiwan
The constitution was drafted by a Constituent Assembly before being promulgated by the national government.
Library ResourceConstitutionDecember, 2008Kosovo
The constitution was drafted the Constitution Commission before being approved by the Assembly of Kosovo.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsJanuary, 2017Global
This sixth issue of the LEGEND bulletin takes stock of some of the recent experience in legal empowerment. The result is a kaleidoscope of approaches operating at different levels, but pursuing broadly converging agendas.
The Land Policy Bulletins are produced by the Core Land Support Team (CLST) for DFID's programme on responsible invesment - Land: Enhancing Governance for Economic Development (LEGEND).
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Library ResourceLegislation & PoliciesAugust, 1947Taiwan
This is a resource from the Resource Equity LandWise database of resources.