LAND-at-scale is a land governance support program for developing countries from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, which was launched in 2019.
The burning and the deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon forest, which has been recently highlighted by the international press and occurs mostly on public or undesignated land, calls for an in-depth examination. This has traditionally been the main way to grab land, speculate, and simultaneously prove ownership by its occupation.
Despite the ongoing land administration reforms being implemented across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), including Ghana, as a viable pathway to achieve tenure security and greater efficiency in land administration, the subject of land dispute resolution has received relatively less attention.
Large reservoir projects typically occupy vast lots of rural land and trigger resettlement on a massive scale.
This paper examines the various ways local land conflicts affect sustainable land-use planning in peri-urban Ghana. In recent years, rapid urbanisation has resulted a high demand for customary lands for housing development in peri-urban areas in Ghana. Customary lands are continuously converted into housing uses; leading to eviction of indigenes from their farmlands.
De nos jours, lorsque l’on parle de la République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), on entend souvent parler du problème démocratique ainsi que des conflits meurtriers qui ont lieu dans certaines régions notamment du Kasaï ou des Kivus.
Promoting the provision of legitimate land tenure rights using Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests (VGGT) in the Context of National Food Security for conflict-displaced communities, including small‐scale rural farmers, pastoralists, and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the Greater Darfur region of the Sudan
The Horn of Africa has seen its fair share of natural resource conflicts among and between competing pastoralists communities. The conflicts hitherto associated with men, ignored women pastoralists’ role in the same conflict. Using an existing data and an open-ended qualitative approach the study sought answers on the role of women pastoralists in conflict in the horn of Africa.
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Mapping the characteristics and extent of environmental conflicts related to land use is important for developing regionally specific policies. However, because it is only possible to verify the frequency of conflicts on a specific predetermined subject, it is difficult to determine the various reasons for conflicts in a region.
Atualmente devido ao grande trabalho de libertação de terras que se tem levado a cabo ao longo dos anos, bem como a atualização aprimorada da base de dados central, já há províncias sem áreas minadas.
A Agência Nacional contra as Minas disse que Angola necessita de 200 milhões de dólares (170,8 milhões de euros) para se ver livre de áreas minadas conhecidas até 2028.
A gigante petrolífera anglo-holandesa Shell concordou em pagar cerca de 95 milhões euros às comunidades do sul da Nigéria, como compensação por derrames de petróleo que ocorreram nos anos 1970.
Pretória (Da correspondente) - O Presidente da África do Sul, Cyril Ramaphosa, vai liderar a entrega de terras e títulos de propriedade a agricultores, numa cerimónia que marcará o culminar de um processo de reforma agrária.