Continued stability and future development in Timor-Leste are dependent on establishing the necessary legal and administrative mechanisms for providing access to land, land tenure security, as well as preventing and addressing land-related conflict. The survey interviewed representatives of 1,152 households between 3 and 8 of September 2016 in Ainaro, Ermera, and the urban area of Dili and was conducted by The Asia Foundation and the Van Vollenhoven Institute.
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Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2016Timor-Leste
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsApril, 2020Global
Communities around the world are reeling from the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic and measures taken to contain it. Now more than ever, the ability to know, use, and shape the law is critical. Access to health care and various forms of relief hinge on the ability to know one’s rights and navigate complex systems. As emergency actions escalate, citizens must ensure that governments do not use the pandemic as an excuse to entrench unjust or discriminatory policies.
Library ResourcePeer-reviewed publicationJuly, 2004China
China is a socialist country and all land in China belongs to Chinese citizens as a whole. Article 10 of the 1982 Constitution upholds the Chinese land policy that reflects the traditional view of socialism - land of the country must be owned by the country (State) or its agricultural Collectives. State-owned enterprises or other organizations, which cannot own land themselves, may use land with permission from the State.
Library ResourceLegislationApril, 1951Sierra Leone
An Ordinance to make provision against third party risks arising out of the use of motor vehicles.
Library ResourceLegislationApril, 1898Sierra Leone
An Ordinance to repeal The Public Lands Ordinance, 1896, and to make other provisions in lieu thereof.
Library ResourceLegislationAugust, 1927Sierra Leone
An Ordinance to Make Provision Relating to the Tenure of Land by Non-Natives in the Protectorate
Library ResourceLegislationDecember, 1933Sierra Leone
An Ordinance to Consolidate and Amend the Law Dealing with the Mode of Exercising Her Majesty's Jurisdiction in the Protectorate.
Library ResourceLegislationJuly, 1942Sierra Leone
DEFENCE LANDS ACQUISITION.
Ordinance to enable the Commissioners for executing the Office of Lord High Admiral in the United Kingdom, the Secretary of State for War and the Secretary of State for Air severally to acquire Land in the Colony of Sierra Leone for the purposes of Defence.
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 1903Sierra Leone
CROWN LANDS CONSERVANCY.
An Ordinance to provide for the Conservancy of Crown Lands.
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 1961Sierra Leone
Being an Act to provide for the criminalization of money laundering and financing of terrorism, the establishment of structures to implement this and for other related matters.
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