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Terra e Covid-19

Enquanto os governos fazem uma pausa nas atividades econômicas e as pessoas mudam o seu trabalho e os seus comportamentos sociais para deter a propagação da COVID-19, há várias dimensões ocultas que podem exercer pressão sobre a governaça e a gestão da terra e ameaçar a segurança dos direitos fundiários de milhões de pessoas em todo o mundo. Nesta seção, reunimos as últimas notícias sobre como a COVID-19 afeta várias dimensões dos direitos fundiários.

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Noticias

FAO/Petterik Wiggers
9 Junho 2021
África
Global

©FAO/Petterik Wiggers. Nuvem de gafanhotos do deserto no leste da África

Agência da ONU insiste em mais esforços combinados para o fim do sofrimento de milhões de pessoas vulneráveis no extremo leste da África e no Iêmen; para diretor-geral Qu Dongyu ainda é cedo para dizer que problema foi solucionado. 

Foto: witnessradio.org
19 Maio 2021
África
Uganda

Aumentam de forma perigosa os casos de "açambarcamento de terras", em Uganda, denuncia um Relatório divulgado na segunda-feira, 17 de maio, pelo "Denis Hurley Peace Institute" (Dhpi), o centro da Igreja Católica Sul-Africana para a promoção da reconciliação e paz.

Fonte: FIDA
22 Abril 2021
Global

A 20ª sessão do Fórum vai desta segunda-feira até 30 de abril; participam da abertura o secretário-geral e o presidente da Assembleia Geral da ONU; próximo ano, ONU celebrará a Década Internacional das Línguas Indígenas até 2032. 

Biblioteca

Food Security and COVID-19
Documentos e Resumos de Políticas
Junho 2021
Quênia
Angola
Chade
Libéria
Senegal
Serra Leoa
Guatemala
Quirguistão
Tajiquistão
Afeganistão
Bangladesh
Butão
Índia
Paquistão
Global

June 4, 2021 -- An increasing number of countries are facing growing levels of acute food insecurity, reversing years of development gains. Even before COVID-19 reduced incomes and disrupted supply chains, chronic and acute hunger were on the rise due to various factors including conflict, socio-economic conditions, natural hazards, climate change and pests.

Land Portal Annual Report 2020
Relatórios e Pesquisa
Junho 2021
Global

Long-term, sustainable and responsible ways to access and share data are fundamental to all efforts to support sustainable development and particularly salient to improving land governance and securing land rights for landless and vulnerable people.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Abril 2021
Global
The High-level Political Forum is the United Nations central platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals. It provides for the full and effective participation of all States Members of the United Nations and States members of specialized agencies.
 

Blogues

Facilitating a Coordinated Response
27 Abril 2020
Angola

By Grace Goodrich

In the second part of an exclusive with Africa Oil & Power, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s Director for Africa, Paul Akiwumi, discusses trade facilitation reforms, debt relief programs and Official Development Assistance as instruments of aid for Angola during COVID-19.

What role will trade facilitation and policy reforms play in helping reduce Angola’s dependence on fuel exports?

ilc-sdgs
7 Dezembro 2021
Authors: 
Prof. Ian Scoones
Zimbabwe
Global

A really important report from the International Land Coalition and Oxfam is just out called ‘Uneven Ground: Land Inequality at the Heart of Unequal Societies’, along with 17 supporting papers. Through new analysis it shows that land inequality is even larger than previously thought, and that this has dramatic effects on poor people’s livelihoods, particularly those of women and young people.

Land and compensation in Zimbabwe: frequently asked questions
23 Novembro 2020
Authors: 
Prof. Ian Scoones
Zimbabwe

The debate about compensation of former white farmers in Zimbabwe continues to rage. The compensation agreement signed in July agreed a total amount of US$3.5 billion to pay for ‘improvements’ to the land that was expropriated. After 20 years of discussion, this was a major step forward. However, there seem to be multiple positions on the agreement and little consensus, along with much misunderstanding. However, some things are happening, and a joint resource mobilisation committee has been established with technical support from the World Bank and others.

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