Land consolidation courts deal with cases where the relationship between holders of grazing rights needs be regulated, but also where the rights holders are competing with other potential land uses, such as building holiday cabins, forestry, hunting, etc. These cases are governed by the provisions of sections 3-8 and 3-10 of the Land Consolidation Act.
In this onepager, you can find details on the LAND-at-scale project in the Palestine Territories. This project is implemented by the Land Research Centre (LRC), and financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via the Netherlands Enterprise Agency.
The webinar Rolling back social and environmental safeguards in the name of COVID-19, organized by Forest Peoples Programme, the Tenure Facility, Middlesex University, the Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic and the Land Portal Foundation, took place on Thursday, February 18, 2021.
Opening up land-related administrative data, combining it with data from other sources and processing and making this data available as easily accessible information for women and men equally could be a means to counteracting land corruption in land management, land administration and land allocation.
In most countries, land consolidation was first introduced in rural areas, with legislation suitable for urban areas being drafted at a later date. This is also true of Norway. The first evidence of urban competency in the legislation is found in the Land Consolidation Act from 1950. It is important to note that in Norway land consolidation remains the exclusive province of the court system.
Understanding factors that motivate conservation behavior among farmers is crucial to addressing societal, soil, water, and wildlife conservation goals. Farmers employ soil conservation practices to maintain agricultural productivity while minimizing impacts to water and wildlife in the long-term.
Une équipe associant des scientifiques du Centre commun de recherche (JRC), du Cirad, du CIFOR et de l’INPE, publie ce vendredi 5 mars dans la revue Science Advances un travail inédit : trente ans de données satellitaires sur les perturbations du couvert forestier tropical mondial.
Comment faire du foncier un puissant levier de développement?