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18 November 2021


Partenaire stratégique du Gabon dans la lutte pour la protection de l’environnement, la Norvège s’est engagée, en septembre 2019, à octroyer au pays forestier 150 millions $, dans le cadre de l’initiative pour la forêt de l’Afrique centrale.

2 November 2021
United Kingdom

Une promesse essentielle de sauver et de restaurer les forêts de notre planète a été officiellement annoncée le deuxième jour du sommet des dirigeants mondiaux de la COP26.

25 October 2018

Scotland's parliament set land reform as one of its key priorities when it was established in 1997

EDINBURGH, Oct 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When the residents of Garbh Allt in the Scottish Highlands were offered the chance to buy their land from the wealthy family behind the brutal eviction of their ancestors, many were initially hesitant.

A photograph of the landscape in Cuith-Raing in Scotland
7 November 2017

The Transparency International Secretariat (TI-S) in Berlin is seeking a consultant to research beneficial land ownership in Scotland, applying and testing a newly developed methodology.


4 September 2017

Scotland needs to go “further and faster” to enable community buyouts of land after it emerged fewer than one in seven local groups registering an interest in official schemes manage to secure ownership.

The Jacobite steam train crosses the Glenfinnan Viaduct in Scotland August 31, 2014. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

By Chris Arsenault
Source: Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - C enturies-old traditions that led to 430 people owning half of Scotland's privately held land are soon to become history as local communities seek to double their ownership in the nation known for its rugged landscape, sheep, and fine whisky.

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