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Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2014
Central African Republic

Most analyses of violence in Darfur ignore the local dimension of the crisis, focusing instead on the region’s economic and political marginalization and climatic variability.

Reports & Research
January 2014
Nigeria

In line with the conventional view that customary land rights impede agricultural development, the traditional tenure system in Nigeria has been perceived to obstruct the achievement of efficient development and agricultural transformation. This led to the Land Use Act (LUA) of 1978.

Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2014
Northern America

Food First Backgrounder, Spring 2014, Vol. 20, No. 1


Introduction: Land, Race and the Agrarian Crisis


Reports & Research
January 2014
Global

Friends of the Earth’s report, ‘What’s your pension funding?

Conflicts over land
Reports & Research
January 2014
Asia

This briefing paper makes the case for proactive business engagement in respecting land rights and ensuring legal, fair and inclusive practices on land use, access to natural resources and equitable development opportunities.

Reports & Research
January 2014
Global

"For millions of people living in the world’s poorest countries, access to land is a matter not of wealth, but of survival, identity and belonging.

December 2013

This housing policy in developing
countries, conjectures and refutations article discusses
housing policy in developing economies. It examines recent
research findings in light of earlier arguments as to the
benefits of more market-oriented approaches. It also looks

Reports & Research
December 2013
Latin America and the Caribbean

 
La obra jurídica elaborada por María Clara Galvis Patiño y Ángela María Ramírez Rincón sistematiza y analiza decisiones judiciales de altas cortes de nueve países de América Latina: Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panamá y Perú.