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  1. Library Resource

    Companion to Land Portal Eswatini country narrative

    Rapports et recherches
    mars, 2021
    Eswatini

     

    This detailed timeline provides further background information on the history and land governance of Eswatini summarised in the Land Portal country profile.

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    Companion to Land Portal Zimbabwe country narrative

    Rapports et recherches
    décembre, 2020
    Zimbabwe

    This detailed timeline provides further background information on the history and land governance of Zimbabwe summarised in the Land Portal country profile.

  3. Library Resource
    Rapports et recherches
    novembre, 2016
    Global

    Large-scale land acquisitions, or land grabs, concentrate in developing countries which are also known for their corruption-friendly setting caused by a weak institutional framework. We argue that corrupt elites exploit this given institutional set-up to strike deals with international investors at the expense of the local population. Using panel data for 157 countries from 2000-2011, we provide evidence that these land deals indeed occur more often in countries with higher levels of corruption.

  4. Library Resource
    Rapports et recherches
    février, 2015
    Global

    Large-scale land acquisitions often take place in developing countries which are also known for their corruption-friendliness caused by weak institutional frameworks. We hypothesize that corruption indeed leads to more land deals. We argue that corrupt elites exploit poor institutional setups (characterized by corruption) to strike deals with domestic and international investors at the expense of the local population. Using panel data for 156 countries from 2000-2011, we provide evidence that large-scale land deals indeed occur more often in countries with higher levels of corruption.

  5. Library Resource
    Measuring-Individuals-Rights-to-Land_French-1.jpg.

    Une approche intégrée de la collecte de données pour les indicateurs 1.4.2 et 5.a.1 des ODD

    Rapports et recherches
    janvier, 2021
    Afrique, Amériques, Asie, Europe, Océanie

    Ce document vise à faciliter la collecte de données comparable entre pays pour le calcul des indicateurs des ODD 1.4.2 et 5.a.1 conformément aux méthodologies approuvées par l’IAEG-SDG. Cette publication donne un aperçu des indicateurs, une discussion sur les différents modules de questionnaire proposés et des conseils détaillés pour chacun.

  6. Library Resource

    Volume 10 Issue 1

    Publication évaluée par des pairs
    janvier, 2021
    Colombie, États-Unis d'Amérique

    There is little information concerning how people in the Global South perceive the benefits and costs associated with urban green areas. There is even less information on how governance influences the way people value these highly complex socio-ecological systems. We used semi-structured surveys, statistical analyses, and econometrics to explore the perceptions of users regarding governance and the benefits and costs, or Ecosystem Services (ES) and Ecosystem Disservices (ED), provided by Neotropical green areas and their willingness to invest, or not, for their conservation.

  7. Library Resource
    Documents de politique et mémoires
    décembre, 2017
    Ouganda, Afrique sub-saharienne

    This policy brief presents strengths and weaknesses of state and traditional land justice institutions in relation to access, costs and speed in concluding the process of resolving land cases. In the current legal and institutional framework, strengthening of the customary justice system would bring benefits. With 93% of land in the Northern and Eastern regions under customary tenure, the most important institution is the clan, yet clan rulings are most often ignored by a parallel state system.

  8. Library Resource
    Rapports et recherches
    décembre, 2012
    Afrique orientale

    The security of women’s entitlement to land and land-based resources in the East Africa region has been compromised by a combination of unfavourable laws and government policies, socio-economic change toward greater commoditization of and competition for land and land-based resources, and exclusionary practices defended as ‘customary’. Law, policy, and practice have excluded women in land ownership and control and made their access tenuous.

  9. Library Resource
    Articles et Livres
    décembre, 2015

    The Constitution of Kenya (2010) has provided the means for confronting new challenges to evictions and access to justice faced by vulnerable groups such as the residents of Mukuru. New jurisprudence has begun to emerge, addressing the human rights implications of evictions. Project researchers along with the Katiba Institute and Strathmore University’s School of Law work closely with the community to investigate different existing tenure arrangements in Mukuru to determine how the Constitution and land laws can be used to address challenges related to insecure land tenure.

  10. Library Resource
    Documents de politique et mémoires
    avril, 2015

    Public lands accounted for 80% of the country area until a decade ago. As Cambodia emerged from three decades of civil war and internal strife, the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) has granted more than 10% of the country area or 50% of the cultivatable land as large scale “Economic Land Concessions” (ELCs) to private companies, mostly foreign owned, in a mostly rigged process. Land disputes have become a permanent fixture in the press and a hot issue on human rights reports.

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