This study draws on some case studies of land reforms in different South Asian countries. These reforms came on the national and international agenda in a major way in the post- World-War II period and were led by the transition theory, requiring agriculture to provide both surplus and labor for the growth of a modern industrial economy and leading to focus on efficiency in agricultural production (which would release resources -capital and labor- for investment in the modern industrial sector), rather than on distribution.
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Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksApril, 2018Mozambique, Philippines, South Africa, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, Cambodia, China, Zimbabwe, Indonesia, Ghana, India, Republic of Korea, Colombia, Brazil, Cuba, Asia
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 1947Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
This Act sets forth procedures and principles of acquiring any land by the Government for public purposes and abandonment of acquisition. The acquisition of lands for public purposes shall only be made by the declaration of the Governor General. In addition, the Governor General may authorize officers for a preliminary survey or other investigation of the land, for the purchase of the land without waiting for formal procedures, for setting and marking the borders of the acquired land, for negotiating with the land owners, and for gathering information.
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 1926Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
This Act sets forth provisions on appointment of officers to discharge the duties imposed by this Act in Article 3, reservation of minerals in Article 5, survey of any Crown land or Crown boundary by the Chief Surveyor in Article 6, notice upon the owner of the lands before survey in Article 7, apply by petition to Court to review the survey in Article 9, judicial proceedings in Article 10, means of access from any public highway through intervening lands to any Crown lands in Article 13, marking of road in Article 14, authorities of Chief Forest Officer, Chief Surveyor or other surveyor em
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 2004Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
This Act sets forth provisions on application to the Court for a declaration of possessory title in Article 3, content of application in accordance with Form 1 of the First Schedule in Article 4, written statement of the applicant and of at least two other persons having knowledge of the applicant’s adverse possession of the piece or parcel of land annexed to the application in Article 5, plan of the piece or parcel of land authenticated by the signature of the Chief Surveyor annexed to the application in Article 6, publication of notice in the newspapers in Article 7, service on all owners
Library ResourceLegislationJuly, 1992Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
This Act provides with respect to the management and conservation of forest resources in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It also provides for the protection of water resources present in forest areas and lease of forest land.
Library ResourceLegislationAugust, 2000Saint Lucia
This Act sets forth procedures and principles of acquiring any land by the Government for public purposes. The acquisition of lands for public purposes shall only be made by the declaration of the Governor General. In addition, the Governor General may authorize officers for a preliminary survey or other investigation of the land, for the purchase of the land, for setting the borders of the acquired land, and for gathering information. The Governor General may state a decision for the abandonment of acquisition at any time before any land has been acquired compulsorily.
Library ResourceLegislationMarch, 2006Saint Lucia
The provisions of this Act shall apply only to land, interests in land, or dealings in land, registered under this Act. This Act sets forth organization, administration, duties, authorities and responsibilities of the Land Registry and registrars. A Registrar of Lands shall be appointed by the Public Service Commission to manage the Land Registry in accordance with this Act. The Land Registry includes a register in respect of every parcel which has been adjudicated in accordance with the Land Adjudication Act and a register in respect of each lease required by this Act to be registered.
Library ResourceRegulationsMarch, 2017Cuba
El presente Reglamento tiene como objetivo regular los procedimientos administrativos agrarios a cargo del Ministerio de la Agricultura, con exclusión de los relacionados con el otorgamiento y extinción de los contratos de usufructo para la entrega de tierras estatales y de la trasmisión de las tierras de los agricultores pequeños que emigren del territorio nacional, asuntos que cuentan con una legislación especial, así como la función registral sobre tierras y tractores que dadas sus características no debe tratarse como procedimiento o trámite agrario en el presente Reglamento.Los procedi
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksJune, 2019Tunisia, Madagascar, Sierra Leone, Haiti, Lebanon, Europe, France
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2018Americas, Haiti
Date: décembre 2018
Souce: Foncier & Développement
Par: Frédéric Thomas (CETRI)
« Financer l’agri-business en Haïti » ; tel était le titre du forum qui s’est tenu, dans le cadre du huitième sommet de la finance organisé par le Group croissance, à Port-au-Prince début avril 2018.
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