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land use

Arrangements, activities and inputs people undertake in a certain land cover type to maintain it or produce change.

 

Source: ISO/TC 211 Multi-Lingual Glossary of Terms

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Journal Articles & Books
July 2022
South America
Brazil

As áreas metropolitanas, como a de Brasília – DF, são objetos de estudo da Geografia quanto ao processo das transformações espaciais. Neste processo, dois problemas são evidenciados: o aumento da densidade populacional, e um novo ciclo de expansão urbana que valoriza o capital imobiliário e o da construção civil.

Reports & Research
May 2022
China
Japan
South-Eastern Asia
Cambodia
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam
Europe
United Kingdom

 

This is the PDF version of an online data story published by Land Portal on 12 May 2022.

Reports & Research
May 2022
China
Japan
South-Eastern Asia
Cambodia
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam
Europe
United Kingdom

 

This list of bibliographic references is an accompanying piece to the data story written by Daniel Hayward and published by the Land Portal on 12 May 2022.

Journal Articles & Books
Peer-reviewed publication
April 2022
Ethiopia
Rwanda
Global

Land policies are formulated with the goal of addressing land use management challenges. Therefore, a thorough investigation is required to assess effectiveness of land policy processes. The unknown land use policy effec[1]tiveness is how and where the formulation and identification of land use problems affect the throughput of policy implementation.

Camoes
Journal Articles & Books
March 2022
Africa
Guinea-Bissau

O regime de propriedade da terra é estruturante na organização de qualquer Estado, mas assume uma importância acrescida em estados pós-coloniais africanos, como a Guiné-Bissau, que, sendo unitários na forma, e na organização do poder político, são plurais na sua organização jurídica, económica e social.

Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2022
Africa
Tanzania
Western Africa

Key Messages and Recommendations

• Combating desertification and land degradation while mitigating the effects of drought can secure long-term socio-economic benefits for people living in drylands and reduce their vulnerability to climate change.

Reports & Research
December 2021
Uganda
Philippines

Land use planning is rarely a neutral process. Stakeholders often use it to control access to, ownership
of and use of land. It is therefore essential to have a participatory tool (with constantly counterchecked processes) and flexible monitoring approaches to ensure sustainable land use and secure

Journal Articles & Books
December 2021
Tanzania

Over the past half-century, the risk of urban flooding in Dar es Salaam has increased due to changes in land cover coupled with climatic changes. This paper aimed to quantify the impacts of climate and land-cover changes on the magnitudes and frequencies of flood runoffs in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.