Recover & Protection of Land from Grabbers through Strengthening Peoples Organization (PO). | Land Portal | Securing Land Rights Through Open Data
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May 2019
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Land Rights related conflicts are rooted during the absence of any meaningful land reform since departure of the British in 1947, remove the ”Zaminadari” (landlord) system in pre-partition period,  and adopted Bengal State Acquisition and Tenancy Act, 1950. According to the Bangladesh land reform ordinance 1984, landless poor villagers of Dalla, 9 no Vyail union, Chirirbandar, Dinajpur district is started move forward to recover public (Khasland) land from land grabbers. Distribution of public khasland to landless people is high political commitment which needs to visible through mobilize landless people. Landless villagers are carried out a long drawn struggle to establish their rightful ownership of khaslands.

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Community Development Association (CDA) is a highly secular, non-partisan-non-Government Development Organization (NGDO) established in the year 1985-1986 in North Western Part of  Bangladesh CDA gradually has been shifted its strategic position from charity to a Right based Organization now facilitating among the poorest, landless and marginal farmers along with the plain land indigenous people (IP) including the differently able men, women &youth with a view to empower, ensure and secure access to land Rights from its inception.

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