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  1. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    January, 2012
    Benin

    Cette publication, Mobilisation des ressources financieres locales: documentation des registres fonciers urbains des communes du Benin, retrace le parcours des Registres Fonciers Urbains (RFU) tels qu'experimentes dans les communes beninoises depuis plus de deux decennies. Ce document constitue une contribution majeure a la connaissance des RFU. Il ressort de cette publication que les RFU mis en place dans presque 20 communes au Benin ont prouve leur valeur et leur popularite dans leur capacite a mobiliser les ressources financieres necessaires au meilleur fonctionnement des communes.

  2. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    January, 2012
    Global

    This publication, Monitoring Security of Tenure in Cities: People, Land and Policies, presents an innovative method to ascertain the extent to which security of tenure can be measured at three main levels. Targeting cities in developing countries, the methodological framework presented in this publication is entrusted in the concept of continuum of land rights where tenure can be realised at various levels: individual, household, settlement or community, city and national levels. Various options to measure tenure security at each of these levels are presented.

  3. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    January, 2012
    Africa

    This publication is the summary of the proceedings of the Regional Learning Workshop on 'Land and Natural Resources Tenure Security' held in Nairobi, Kenya from 29-31 May 2012 as jointly organized by UN-Habitat/Global Land Tool Network and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). The aim of the workshop was to deepen the understanding of land and natural resources tenure security issues and to identify opportunities to strengthen land tenure security and land access of the rural poor and marginalized groups in sub-Saharan Africa.

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    January, 2012
    Global

    This guide will assist land experts, government officials, donors and others involved in land information projects to avoid the costly development of an urban land information system that is too complicated, cannot be sustained or fails to support urban land management. The framework is based on various case studies that are contained in Urban Land Information Management, a report that is available at www.gltn.net.

  5. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    January, 2012
    Global

    Ce rapport présente la synthèse des conclusions du projet1 sur les Pressions commerciales sur les terres dans le monde, coordonné par le Secrétariat de la Coalition internationale pour l’accès à la terre (ILC) avec le soutien d’un de ses membres, le CIRAD (Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement), et la collaboration de plus de quarante organisations locales et de la société civile, universitaires et instituts de recherche du monde entier.

  6. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2011

    In recent years the government of Laos has provided many foreign investors with large-scale economic land concessions to develop plantations. These concessions have resulted in significant alterations of landscapes and ecological processes, greatly reduced local access to resources through enclosing common areas, and have ultimately led to massive changes in the livelihoods of large numbers of mainly indigenous peoples living near these concessions.

  7. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    December, 2011
    Cambodia

    A webpage list showing company name, address, director name and nationality, status of company registration with the Ministry of Commerce, legal papers and investment rights, ELC size and location with coordinates, purpose of investment, contract duration, land utilization plan, profess of implementation after contract signing, and any measures taken by the Ministry of Agriculture (MAFF).

  8. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    December, 2011
    Cambodia

    The focus of this report is land grabbing in Cambodia.
    it is based on APRODEV Agencies experience from
    many years of development work. The report documents how affected communities have lost their livelihoods because of land grabbing by national and
    international business corporations. Local communities have lost their livelihoods.
    and have not been consulted. They have received little or no compensation for their loss. The system of economic land concessions is a significant part of the issue.

  9. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2011
    Cambodia

    This report compares independently-gathered household data from four communities located along railroad tracks in Phnom Penh to data gathered by the Inter-Ministerial Resettlement Committee (IRC) in charge of the resettlement of households along the railways. Based on comparative data from 70 households, the report finds significant and widespread anomalies in the data gathered by the IRC. In the majority of cases, data collected by STT shows households are eligible to receive higher rates of compensation than those proffered by the IRC.

  10. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2011
    Cambodia

    A study summarising existing information related to land issues and governance of indigenous communities, and assessing the impact of economic land concessions on indigenous communities in the northeast of Cambodia. The study explores land acquisition, land regulation and governance practices, and the consequences for indigenous peoples in terms of livelihoods, agricultural systems and socio-cultural practices. The author asks what may be done to best support these communities in attaining equitable and sustainable development.

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