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  1. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    March, 2015

    This guide provides background information on the original project and pilot implementation, describes the model and its components, and provides the reasoning and objectives behind each activity to help implementers understand the model’s strengths and make informed decisions about tailoring the existing model for the context in which they plan to work.

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    Ghana palm oil development, taken on 11 September 2013 in Ghana near Amantia Asuotwene. Photo by Jbdodane.
    Training Resources & Tools
    February, 2019
    Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa

    New research by the Quantifying Tenure Risk (QTR) initiative has revealed that land disputes can cause losses of up to $101 million across a range of agricultural projects in Africa, while at the same time causing significant harm and stress to local communities who have a claim to the land.

    In response, the initiative has developed a new publicly available economic modelling tool to accurately determine the potential cost of a dispute in a bid to help companies avoid harmful investments. 

  3. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    January, 2004
    Slovenia, Liechtenstein, Bangladesh, Slovakia, El Salvador, Croatia, Chile, Zimbabwe, Germany, Switzerland, Hungary, Australia, Tanzania, Poland, India, Brazil, Czech Republic, Eastern Europe, Global, Central America, Eastern Africa, South America, Southern Africa, Eastern Asia, Caribbean, Southern Asia, Central Asia

    Citizenship is an abstract concept and therefore great care must be taken in explaining what it means in practice and what can effectively be done in the context of development interventions and policy. Development projects which enhance the ability of marginalised groups to access and influence decision-making bodies are implicitly if not explicitly working with concepts of citizenship. Citizenship is about concrete institutions, policy and structures and the ways in which people can shape them using ideas of rights and participation.

  4. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019

    About the risk model tool

    This platform details the first results generated by our global disaster displacement risk model. It presents data on displacement risk associated with sudden-onset disasters. The main objective is to start presenting evidence on how to address internal displacement from a prospective point of view by assessing the likelihood of such population movements taking place in the future.

  5. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    August, 2016

    Kenya’s landscape covers a total of 583 000 sq. km12 and is grouped into geographical zones including; the Savannah Lands covering most of the arid and semi- arid areas, the Coastal Margin, the Rift Valley, the Highlands and the Lake Victoria Basin. With a growth rate of 3.1% the population stands at approximately 29 million people. The country’s GNP/Capita is close to US$330. By the year 2010 and with a slow decline, the population is expected to reach a high of 39.3 million, 37.4 million with the medium decline and 35.5 million with a fast decline.

  6. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2018

    As provided under the Scale of fees, Valuers Act


    Cap. 532 of the Laws of Kenya.


    1.Urban,  Rating and Agriculture Valuation
    First Kshs.  2,000,000 at 1.0 per cent
    Residue at 0.25 per cent

    2.Compulsory Acquisition Valuation
    First Kshs.  2,000,000 at 2.0 per cent
    Residue at 0.5 per cent

    3. Rental Valuation

    First Kshs. 400,000 p.a at 10 per cent
    Residue at 5 per cent.

  7. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2018

    Refugees and internally displaced persons: refugees (country of origin): 285,705 (Somalia) (refugees and asylum seekers); 111,361 (South Sudan) (refugees and asylum seekers); 35,490 (Democratic Republic of the Congo) (refugees and asylum seekers); 27,979 (Ethiopia) (refugees and asylum seekers); 12,759 (Burundi) (refugees and asylum seekers); 9,962 (Sudan) (refugees and asylum seekers) (2017)

  8. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2018

    IIRATOOL The conceptual structure of the tool is composed of three entities and their elements, and relationships among the entities. They are termed as: Incidents, Impacts and Redress. The proposition is Incidents of involuntary evictions and involuntary displacements of community of inhabitants from their settlements, cause heterogenous Impacts that human dignity, as they involve human rights deprivation of well-being, wealth and habitat and of the evictees and displacees. The Impacts justify Redress of the wrongdoings, which may deter repetition of. Incidents.

  9. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2018

    - Introduction

    - Country Profile

    - Historical Perspective to Planning in Kenya

    - Land Use Planning Framework in Kenya

    - Constitutional context

    - Policy and Legal Agenda

    - Oversight and monitoring function of the National Land Commission

    - Interpretation

    - Activities

    - Challenges and opportunities

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