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  1. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    April, 2015
    Kenya

    This research paper attempts
    to
    explore the potential
    of
    modern digital Geoinformation technologies (GITs)
    as
    alternative
    tools for spatial mapping, planning and management
    is
    compared against the hitherto used cadastral

    based approaches
    in
    Keny, and
    Nairobi City settlements
    in
    particular. Using a case study
    of
    Mlolongo Township, a
    ty
    pical peri-urban settlement
    of
    Nairobi, the potential
    of
    GITs
    is

  2. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 1993
    Kenya

    The Kenya Government has over a number of years pursued policies geared towards the promotion of secondary towns. Included in this strategy is the achievement of an orderly and coordinated urban land development. However, experience from these towns indicates that, planned land development has encountered a lot of bottlenecks particularly in relation to the institution of private ownership of land. This paper traces the land tenure systems that have existed in the Kenya’s secondary towns.

  3. Library Resource

    Volume 8 Issue 2

    Peer-reviewed publication
    February, 2019
    Mozambique, Africa

    In recent years, a new era of interventionism has emerged targeting the development of African cities, manifested in ‘fantasy’ urban plans, surging infrastructure investments and global policy agendas. What the implications of this new era will be for specific urban contexts is still poorly understood however. Taking this research agenda as a starting point, this article presents findings of in-depth empirical research on urban development in Beira city, Mozambique, which has recently become the recipient of massive donor investments targeting the built environment.

  4. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    May, 2019
    Tanzania

    Sustainable Toursim Development Plan for the portion of the unique Lake Eyasi Valley landscape in northern Tanzania falling into Karatu District. The most significant attractions for the destination is the last remaining hunter and gatherer societies (Hadzabe) with their unique life style, together with the life style of Datoga pastoralists.

  5. Library Resource
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    Reports & Research
    July, 2019
    Sierra Leone

    Recording Land Ownership Claims and Land Use Rights information can strengthen land tenure rights, increase land productivity, and prevent future land disputes.

  6. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    September, 1965
    Africa, Eastern Africa

    This paper focuses on East Africa: development trends and problems. The East African sub-region onglobes a total area of about 5.5 million kilometers or about 18 percent of the continent’s area.

  7. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    September, 1985
    Nigeria

    Nigeria has a land area of 925,768 km2 or approximately 92,4 million ha., which places her as the 14th largest country in Africa. With a population estimated at 80 million, every inhabitant theoretically has only 1.15 ha of land available for meeting basic economic, industrial and social needs. Lying between latitudes 4°N and 12°N, on the west coast of Africa and with 680 km of coastline, land is not homogenous and is therefore not fully accessible ant! utilizable for any or all of these basic needs.

  8. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    September, 1965
    Africa, Eastern Africa

    La sous- région da l'Afrique de l’est couvre une superficie total a de

    quelque-5,5 millions de kilomètres carres, soit environ 18 pour 100 de la superficie du continent. Située approximativement entre 13° de latitude nord et 25° de latitude sud, elle est limitée a l’ouest par le Soudan, le Congo et l'Angola et au sud par le Mozambique et l'Afrique du Sud.

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