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In Paraguay, land is still a factor that determines the living conditions of a majority of the population. Current land tenure is characterized by a huge concentration of land being put in the hands of a small group of landowners. This unequal distribution of land is the result of a long and contentious history that has caused the dispossession and uprooting of thousands of men and women in the countryside. Meanwhile, others have managed to remain in their communities through enormous sacrifice and willpower.
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El Congreso de Paraguay aprueba la ley que endurece las penas contra la invasión a la propiedad de tierra

29 September 2021

Campesinos e indígenas se han movilizado desde primera hora en rechazo a la legislación MADRID, 29 Sep. (EUROPA PRESS) - El Congreso de Paraguay aprueba la ley que endurece las penas contra la invasión a la propiedad de tierra

Tierras “mal habidas”: el origen de las expulsiones campesinas en Paraguay

8 July 2021

Los desalojos de indígenas y población rural están a la orden del día en el país donde los herederos de la dictadura aún conservan intactas sus tierras robadas

Ministerio de Defensa paraguayo recibe tierras confiscadas al narcotráfico

10 June 2021

Asuncion, Jun 10 (EFE) .- The Government of Paraguay announced Thursday that it granted the Ministry of Defense the possession of some 24,000 hectares seized from networks dedicated to cocaine trafficking, due to its strategic location, about five kilometers from the border with Bolivia.

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Empowering civil society and communities through open land data

Webinar Recap: Empowering civil society and communities through open land data

14 June 2022

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