We examine the emergence of land markets and their effects on forest land appropriation by farm households in Jambi Province, Sumatra, using micro-level data covering land use and land transactions for a period of more than 20 years (1992–2015). Based on a theoretical model of land acquisition by a heterogeneous farming population, different hypotheses are developed and empirically tested.
An estimated 60 per cent of the world’s 17 million refugees currently reside in cities, where they often lack access to financial assistance and legal protection.(1) In their absence, displaced populations depend on participation in formal and, more frequently, informal markets for livelihoo
How LIFT promotes formalisation
The vision of Ethiopia (GTP-II) is to become a lower middle-income country by 2025
Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Ethiopia are offering farmers a new financial product: the SLLC-linked individual loan product
Infográfico Habitat LABs Suelo Urbano Una estratégia para el desarrollo de capacidades e incidencia en políticas públicas.
En un contexto de transformaciones de alcance global y contando con las singularidades regionales, los ámbitos rurales de la Patagonia esteparia se enfrentan tanto al declive del sector ganadero en sus modalidades tradicionales como a nuevas valoraciones perceptivas de sus espacios.
The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of national Food Security (VGGt) represent a new international legal instrument, which was adopted unanimously in 2012 by the United nations Committee on World Food Security (CFS).
KNOWLEDGE MOBILIZATION PLATFORM FOR CO-RESPONSIBLE LAND GOVERNANCE IN LAC Presentation by Raquel Ludermir Solid Ground Peer Learning Exchange March 19th, 2017