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There are 123 content items of different types and languages related to migration on the Land Portal.
“Why would anyone leave?”: Development, overindebtedness, and migration in Guatemala
Peer-reviewed publication
November 2021

Over the past two decades, policymakers have expressed considerable optimism about the capacity of international development to curb transnational migration, yet there is a dearth of research examining how and under what conditions development interventions impact migration decisions.

Persistence and Change in Customary Tenure Systems in Myanmar
Reports & Research
January 2021

Based on a broad review of the existing documentation, the study describes the diversity of customary tenure systems in various regions of Myanmar; it looks at what they have in common and how they differ. It investigates the processes that affect or weaken the community jurisdiction over their lands and resources.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2020
Northern Africa
Western Asia

Dust storms are capable of transporting sediment over thousands of kilometers, but due to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s proximity to the Sahara Desert, the region is one of the dustiest in the world.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2020

In a world in which poverty is increasingly concentrated in vulnerable or fragile states, and fragility is increasingly driven by climate change, climate-induced displacement has become one of the most visible manifestations of the relationship between ecological and societal breakdown.

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