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Publicación revisada por pares
Junio 2018
Uganda

Understanding the impact of commercial agriculture in the face of global change is critical to support strategies that ensure food security and alleviate poverty among households. We assessed the contribution of commercial sugarcane cultivation to household-level food security among smallholder farmers in Busoga sub-region, eastern Uganda.

Publicación revisada por pares
Abril 2018
Uganda

Over the last 20 years, Uganda has emerged as a testing ground for the various modes of carbon forestry used in Africa.

Documentos de política y resúmenes
Marzo 2018
Uganda

Inequities in land ownership and access are possibly one of the most common injustices that have persisted in Uganda since the pre-colonial times. Unfair land use policies and practices and the lack of security of tenure must be immediately addressed if Uganda is to achieve its development goals under the National Development Plan II and most of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Documentos de política y resúmenes
Marzo 2018
Uganda

The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT) set out internationally-accepted principles and standards for responsible practices, providing a framework for governments, the private sector and civil society to use when developing policies and programmes for improving food security.

Digging deep: The impact of Uganda’s land rush on women’s rights cover image
Informes e investigaciones
Marzo 2018
Uganda

Land – its access, control and ownership – lies at the heart of power relationships within Uganda. The struggle for land is deeply intertwined with the struggle for women’s rights. Women’s access to and control over resources and economic decision making is fundamental to the achievement of their rights.

Informes e investigaciones
Marzo 2018
Sudán
Etiopía
Sudán del Sur
Uganda
Zimbabwe
Chad
República Democrática del Congo
Ghana
Liberia
Malí
Sierra Leona
Indonesia
Laos

In the wave of efforts to encourage and support more “responsible” land investments, one aspect has been largely overlooked: are governments equipped with the legal and technical support needed to effectively negotiate and conclude investment contracts that lead to responsible outcomes?

Documentos de política y resúmenes
Marzo 2018
Sudán
Etiopía
Sudán del Sur
Uganda
Zimbabwe
Chad
República Democrática del Congo
Ghana
Liberia
Malí
Sierra Leona
Indonesia
Laos

In the wave of efforts to encourage and support more “responsible” land investments, one aspect has been largely overlooked: are governments equipped with the legal and technical support needed to effectively negotiate and conclude investment contracts that lead to responsible outcomes?

Documentos de conferencias e informes
Marzo 2018
África
Mozambique
Tanzania
Uganda
Namibia
Liberia
América Latina y el Caribe
Asia

Across Africa, Asia and Latin America, investors are increasingly approaching rural communities seeking land for logging, mining, and agribusiness ventures.

Informes e investigaciones
Febrero 2018
Uganda
África

Includes methodology and research sites; land, the law and women’s rights in Uganda; women’s rights – lost in the land rush; economic policy and land as a commodity; women’s rights activists – promoting women’s land rights; recommendations.

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