Peer-reviewed publication | Land Portal

A peer-reviewed publication is a subcategory under Journal Articles & Books, in the sense that it is an article with a more scientific approach. In general, the following description of a peer-reviewed publication is used: "Articles are written by experts and are reviewed by several other experts in the field before the article is published in the journal in order to insure the article's quality" (Source: Angelo State University).

Filets sociaux, des outils de résilience pertinents ? Publié dans Revue Grain de sel le 22 septembre 2020
Publication évaluée par des pairs
juin 2020
Afrique
Amériques
Asie
Europe
Océanie

La crise de la Covid-19 est venue confirmer l’importance pour les Etats de disposer d’outils d’aide réactifs en cas de choc (économique, climatique, sanitaire) pour appuyer leur population.Garantir la sécurité alimentaire des ménages, réduire la pauvreté et la vulnérabilité et soutenir le développement agricole demandent de mettre en place des mécanismes souples et mutualisables.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
avril 2021
Afrique du Sud
Brésil
Philippines

The battle for land reform is a persistent and intensifying dimension of politics and social life in the Global South where people are struggling to escape the claws of colonialism and capitalism. Here, the violent history of being stripped of the land and forced to sell labor power has left a legacy of enormous destruction both to the land and to society.

Cambodia’s Unofficial Regime of Extraction: Illicit Logging in the Shadow of Transnational Governanc
Publication évaluée par des pairs
mai 2015
Cambodge

Cambodia has recently demonstrated one of the highest rates of deforestation in the world. While scholars have long explored the drivers of tropical forest loss, the case of Cambodia offers particular insights into the role of the state where transnational governance and regional integration are increasingly the norm.

High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest Cover Change
Publication évaluée par des pairs
novembre 2013
Global

Quantification of global forest change has been lacking despite the recognized importance of forest ecosystem services. In this study, Earth observation satellite data were used to map global forest loss (2.3 million square kilometers) and gain (0.8 million square kilometers) from 2000 to 2012 at a spatial resolution of 30 meters.

Land is Life, Land is Power”: Landlessness, Exclusion, and Deprivation in Nepal
Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2011
Népal

This Report presents the findings of this research effort. A comprehensive consideration of the many aspects of land ownership in Nepal, including the related issues of agricultural development, the impact of nonstate actors in newly-formed special economic zones, and the claims of landlords returning to land seized during the Maoist conflict is beyond the scope of this project.

Negotiating Access to Land in Nepal
Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2013
Népal

In a rural agrarian economy like that of Nepal, land has traditionally been a primary source of livelihood and security, as well as a symbol of status. Thousands of poor farmers are completely dependent on land for their livelihoods, yet not all of them have access to or control over this fundamental resource. Negotiation for access to land has been a lengthy and complicated process.

Land Degradation by Soil Erosion in Nepal: A Review
Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2019
Népal

Land degradation, particularly soil erosion, is currently a major challenge for Nepal. With a high rate of population growth, subsistence-based rural economy, and increasingly intense rainfall events in the monsoon season, Nepal is prone to several forms of land degradation, such as floods, landslides, and soil erosion.

Effectiveness of community forest user groups (CFUGs) in responding to the 2015 earthquakes and COVI
Publication évaluée par des pairs
octobre 2020
Népal

Natural disasters and pandemics are evolving as major global threats that are posing an enormous challenge to socio- economic and environmental wellbeing.

History and Politics of Land Reforms in Pakistan: A Case Study of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Era
Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2018
Pakistan

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto emerged as the populist leader in the elections of 1970 with his Pakistan People’s Party established in 1967. Bhutto had worked in Ayub Khan’s cabinet for a long time and he knew the weaknesses of incumbent government. Having established his party, he challenged the policies of Ayub government and pioneered the movement for the downfall of Ayub regime.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
janvier 2021
Afrique
Amériques
Asie
Europe
Océanie

 Le droit des peuples autochtones à leurs terres traditionnelles et/ou ancestrales est solennellement consacré par plusieurs textes internationaux. Les enjeux de ce droit sont aujourd'hui cruciaux, allant de l'effectivité de la protection des droits de l'homme à la lutte en faveur de la biodiversité, en passant par la relecture plus théorique de la notion fondamentale de propriété.

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