Descubra histórias ocultas e vozes silenciadas sobre questões de governaça da terra no mundo. É aqui que a comunidade do Land Portal partilha atividades, experiências, desafios e sucessos.
There is an immense pressure on land in Uganda. The country has a rapidly growing population and is host to the world’s third largest refugee population. Particularly poor people struggle to get access to healthy food. Agriculture practices need to become more efficient and focused on the domestic market. The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (EKN) in Uganda works to improve food security in selected areas in the country. Among several food security projects, the EKN works with the LAND-at-scale program to improve land governance.
'O único crescimento sustentável é o decrescimento' - Kamiel Choi/Pixabay
Precisamos parar de ter debates em que não nos ouvimos para nos unirmos contra os verdadeiros inimigos da justiça ambiental
Por Beth Stratford
River Park Estates, Abuja, Nigeria. Imagem Cortesia de Common Edge
It’s not unusual for children to leave home when they become adults: it is rarer, though, that they come back to invigorate the communities they grew up in with new ideas and services.
That, however, is exactly what is happening in indigenous territories throughout Indonesia. It is called “Homecoming”, although it is a far cry from the more familiar Western use of the term that involves high school sports events and prom dances.
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The global environmental crisis is intertwined with the crisis of social and economic inequality. From coal plants to palm oil plantations, economic activities that threaten the planet are concentrated in communities with less power and wealth. “You can’t have climate change without sacrifice zones,” writes Hop Hopkins, “and you can’t have sacrifice zones without disposable people.”1