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  1. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2009

    The elements of Land Administration in Kenya are very fragmented and independently operated
    within the Ministry of Lands. During institutional reform there is opportunity to provide a much
    more integrated Land Administration service to the citizens, especially at the district level
    through the formation of ‘one-stop-shops’, through the integration and rationalization of the
    existing land administration and land rights delivery systems.
    This project report highlights the benefits offered through the application of GIS in management

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2009

    Survey of Kenya is the country's institution charged with the
    responsibility of collecting, checking, storing and disseminating Land
    parcel related records.
    Of late efforts have been made to digitize these records and form a
    database. However the majority of the records are in paper form.
    Dissemination of this data, done through a search, is still manual. The
    public fill a search form and pay a small fee, and the records are
    reproduced to them in form of a filled and dully signed form or map or

  3. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 1998

    In Kenya and the sub-Saharan Africa generally, there have been little systematic discussions
    on the post-colonial struggles over control and ownership of land. Studies ignore that the "land
    question" is not about production alone and consequently have failed to assess its wider
    consequences on the society. This raises the question, "what is the current socio-political
    dimension to the land question and what is the consequence of their interplay with other
    changes underway in the country?"

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2008

    The history of land policies from the time of colonial administrators to the time of development planners and reform programmes (resettlement schemes, adjudication and demarcation for registration purposes) underscores the history of most Kenyan citizens losing their rights and access to land and its commitant benefits.

  5. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    October, 2007

    Agriculture is the backbone of the Kenyan economy contributing 26% to GDP and 70% to
    employment. Majority of the farmers in Kenya are smallholder farmers possessing less than 3
    acres of land. The agricultural sector in Kenya has been facing several challenges among them
    declining yields. While the decline in yields could be associated with several other factors, it
    could also be as a result of the effect of insecure land tenure systems which are little understood.
    This study examines the technical efficiency of alternative land tenure systems among

  6. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 1998

    A study on factors affecting honey production and indigenous knowledge of the Kibwezi Communities
    in honey production was conducted using formal and informal interviews by questionnaires between January and
    Sepicmber, 199). Honey plants were determined using pollen analysis, field observation and indigenous
    knowledge. Botanical composition of trees and shrubs in unsettled University of Nairobi site and adjacent settled
    area was determined and data ana lysed for density: frequency: diversity. similarity and dissimilarity indices.

  7. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2019

    Poverty is a critical problem in many parts of the world, especially in the developing countries. This has necessitated policy makers to have a keen interest in seeking ways of improving livelihoods and alleviating poverty. Agriculture remains a key sector for spurring growth, overcoming poverty, and creating employment opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa. However, in areas where land acreage is small, it has become difficult to carry out any profitable agricultural production as a means of livelihood sustenance.

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