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COMAID's diary from knowledge to action: experience with the Community Land Initiative

Jitar Christain Taku, COMAID
Tuesday, 13th March 2018

With large-scale acquisition moving to rural villages in Cameroon and threatening community land rights, we are learning new strategies to protect community lands against corruption.

JKPP's diary from knowledge to action: Experience with the Community Land Initiative

Dewi Sutejo of JKPP (Jaringan Kerja Pemetaan Partisipatif)
Friday, 9th March 2018

The Community Land Co-Learning Initiative was no ordinary workshop or training. It was about how to advance in the way forward to protect the community land and an opportunity to learn from experts across the world.

Kenya: promoting land rights for women pastoralists

Nyanchama Angela
Saturday, 3rd March 2018

In pastoral communities, women contribute a lot to pastoral life, yet are denied land ownership. A Resource Conflict Institute (RECONCILE) project is working to change the dynamics.

Is agrarian reform a dying issue?

Joe-Anna Marie Abelinde and Luis de la Rosa
Tuesday, 27th February 2018

Following the expiration of the land acquisition and distribution (LAD) component of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform with Extension and Reforms (CARPER) in June 2014, the issuance of Notices of Coverage (NOCs) was stalled – leaving the remaining 600,000 hectares undistributed as of 2016.

La agricultura familiar: pieza fundamental para la sostenibilidad en el mundo rural

Fernando Eguren, Centro Peruano de Estudios Sociales
Friday, 9th February 2018

El 20 de diciembre de 2017, la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas adoptó oficialmente el Decenio para la Agricultura Familiar 2019-2028, lo cual nos brindará excelentes oportunidades de trabajar en conjunto en el impulso a políticas públicas en favor de las familias y agricultores.

Tanzania: multiple stakeholders debate land governance challenges

Masalu Luhula-TNRF
Friday, 9th February 2018

Tanzania is currently reviewing its national land policy. To better enrich the process, the Tanzania Natural Resource Forum (TNRF) is encouraging inclusive participation of multiple stakeholders via public debates and discussions at all levels. 

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