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Land has played a critical role in Tanzania’s development. Current land tenure frameworks, issues and conflicts in the country have historical roots dating back to the pre-colonial period. The periods of German and British rule were also formative in establishing current land sector rules and challenges, as has been the post-independence period. During the pre-colonial period, all land was owned communally and all members of the community had equal access. When the Tanganyika was under German Colonial rule (1891-1919), there were three types of land tenure: freehold titles created out of conveyance, leasehold granted by the emperor and customary tenure for natives. When the British took over (1919-1961), they recognized existing German laws and put in place new land laws such as the Land Ordinance of 1923. After independence, freehold titles were converted into government leases and later rights of occupancy.

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Tanzanie : lancement d'un nouveau système d'information sur les attributions foncières

5 Février 2018

Date: 4 février 2018 Source: La Tribune Afrique Par: Emmanuel Atcha Les autorités tanzaniennes ont présenté ce vendredi un projet de Système intégré d'information sur la gestion des terres à Dar es Salam qui, à terme, devrait aider à réduire le nombre de conflits fonciers. Le gouvernement tanzanien…

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Via: Reuters.com August 25th 2015 Author: Kizito Makoye ILALASIMBA, Tanzania, Aug 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Yolanda Ngunda has every reason to smile now she holds a title deed recognising her as sole owner of a disputed plot of rugged farmland in Tanzania's remote southern highlands. Read…

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Foncier au Burundi/ En aval et en amont (Editorial)

23 Octobre 2019

Date: 18 octobre 2019 Source: IWACU Par: Léandre Sikuyavuga « Trois familles menacent de regagner l’exil. » C’est le titre d’un article du correspondant d’Iwacu à Rumonge. La Cour spéciale des terres et autres biens vient de donner gain de cause à un résident au cours d’un procès foncier qui les…