This learning guide has been designed specifically to give civil society and grassroots organizations a deeper understanding of the Voluntary guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests in the context of national food security (VGGT) to enable the members of these organizations and their constituents to use the VGGT meaningfully and effectively to improve t
After natural disasters, governments often relocate vulnerable urban communities in the name of humanitarian relief. But urban communities rarely welcome such relocation, since it frequently exacerbates their daily challenges or creates new risks. Indeed, resettlement after a disaster is often another form of eviction.
An estimated 60 per cent of the world’s 17 million refugees currently reside in cities, where they often lack access to financial assistance and legal protection.(1) In their absence, displaced populations depend on participation in formal and, more frequently, informal markets for livelihoo
One of the major consequences of expansive urban growth is the degradation and loss of productive agricultural land and agroecosystem functions.
Urban expansion has become a widespread trend in developing countries. Road networks are an extremely important factor driving the expansion of urban land and require further study. To investigate the relationship between road networks and urban expansion, we selected Beijing, New York, London, and Chicago as study areas.
Geoffrey Payne outlines five fundamental propositions that are key to his understanding of tenure issues and policy options.
- There is an accute lack of well-located urban housing that is adequate, secure, and affordable. The global affordable housing gap is currently estimated at 330 million urban households and is forecast to grow by more than 30 percent to 440 million households, or 1.6. billion people, by 2025.
Mahakam Ulu Regency is a new municipality that had been developed in 2012. Ujoh Bilang City is the new Capital City that planned as the Capital City of Mahakam Ulu Regency. The natural condition and local culture in this city create strong local characters.
Needs land settlement increasingly over the development of cities. Demands of land use settlement that can’t be accommodated by the city space to inflict urban sprawl to the urban fringe. Urban fringe development caused visibility of the morphology. Propose of the research is to know the form of morphology settlement urban fringe the southern Surakarta.
La Covid-19 llegó a donde tanto se temía que llegara: los barrios marginales de la región.
Por: Lucía Lacurcia- AFP - (Uruguay)
Se trata de tres predios que están habitados desde hace más de 20 años. La Provincia buscará asegurar a los habitantes la tenencia de la tierra y el acceso a servicios básicos e infraestructura. Se encuentran ubicados en las zonas del Molina Punta, Ciudades Correntinas y Popular.
Más de la mitad de la población de la Tierra vive ya en las ciudades y, para 2050, las proyecciones de Naciones Unidas calculan que apenas un treinta por ciento de los seres humanos permanecerá en el mundo rural