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IUCN Publication

Guide de sécurisation foncière sur les aménagements hyro-agricoles au Niger

Le Niger compte aujourd’hui 85 aménagements hydro-agricoles (AHA).

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2017
Non IUCN Publication

Handling land : innovative tools for land governance and secure tenure

Everyone has a relationship to land, but not everyone's right to land is secure. The Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) recognizes that conventional ways of managing land are not realistically going to meet the needs of millions of people.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Long-term outcomes of agricultural investments : lessons from Zambia

Agricultural investments involving the acquisition of long-term rights over large areas of land in developing countries have been the focus of much debate in recent years.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Designing a land records system for the poor

Designing a pro-poor land recordation system is the first attempt to fill the gaps in the development of new forms of land recordation to assist the implementation of a continuum of land rights approach at scale.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy : results and resolutions

The Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy (LLS) was a five-year program implemented by IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature) and funded by DGIS (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands).

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2012
IUCN Publication

Improving access to forest resources : experiences in informal tenure reform from IUCN’s Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy

It is commonly claimed that forest tenure reform that provides rural people with rights to access and use of forest resources can contribute to improved forest management and poverty alleviation.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Small changes for big impacts : lessons for landscapes and livelihoods from the Wassa Amenfi West Landscape, Ghana

This paper describes Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy interventions in the Wassa Amenfi West Landscape in the western region of Ghana. The landscape extends over an area of about 120,000 ha. It is a mixed landscape with a variety of agricultural uses; the most important is cocoa farming.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Forests and people : property, governance, and human rights

This publication presents a comprehensive analysis of the rights-based agenda in forestry, connecting it with existing work on tenure reform, governance rights and human rights.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Community-investor business models : lessons from the oil palm sector in East Malaysia

Concerns about food and energy security, coupled with increasing returns from agriculture, have increased interest in agricultural investments in developing countries. Public debates about 'land grabbing' have questioned the socio-economic impacts of large-scale land acquisitions.

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2011
IUCN Publication

La tierra que pacemos : una síntesis de casos de estudio sobre cómo defienden las organizaciones de pastores sus derechos sobre la tierra

Este informe, basado en 21 casos analizados, procedentes de 17 países en cuatro continentes, describe cómo los pastores lograron defender y hacer valer sus derechos sobre la tierra.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Nos terres de pâturage : une synthèse d’études de cas sur comment les organisations pastorales défendent leur droits fonciers

Le présent rapport, basé sur 21 études de cas provenant de 17 pays de quatre continents, décrit la manière dont les pasteurs sont parvenus à défendre/faire valoir leurs droits fonciers.

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2011
IUCN Publication

The land we graze : a synthesis of case studies about how pastoralists’ organizations defend their land rights

This report, based on 21 case-studies, from 17 countries in four continents, describes how pastoralists successfully defended/asserted their land rights. The question at the outset was what elements contribute to the success of pastoralists’ securing land rights and resources.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Land, environment and climate change : challenges, responses and tools

This publication provides an overview of some the most important land-related environmental and climate change problems that the world is facing. Land, environment and climate change offers an overview of the relationship between land tenure, land management approaches and the environment.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Heart of dryness : how the last Bushmen can help us endure the coming age of permanent drought

This nonfiction narrative set in the Kalahari dramatizes the timeless struggle over water, the fulcrum of political power. Facing drought, scarcity and climate change the besieged indigenous Bushmen use voluntary survival strategies while Botswana’s government enforces regulatory rule.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Tenure in REDD : start-point or afterthought?

As new mechanisms for ‘reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation’ (REDD) are being negotiated in international climate change talks, resource tenure must be given greater attention.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Changes in "customary" land tenure systems in Africa

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Changes in land access and governance in West Africa : markets, social mediations and public policies. Results of the CLAIMS research project

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

Making land rights more secure : international workshop for researchers and policy makers, Ouagadougou, 19-21 March 2002

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2004
Non IUCN Publication

Land tenure and administration in Africa : lessons of experience and emerging issues

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2004
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Governance and land relations : a review of decentralisation of land administration and management in Africa

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Negotiating access to land in west Africa : a synthesis of findings from research on derived rights to land

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Gaining rights of access to land in west-central Côte d'Ivoire

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2002
IUCN Publication

Equity in the Loita/Purko Naimina Enkiyio forest in Kenya : securing Maasai rights to and responsibilities for the forest

The Loita/Purko Naimina Enkiyio forest is estimated to cover an area of 330 km2 in Kenya and serves several functions within the Loita Maasai community.

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Conservación de la naturaleza en tierras de propiedad privada

Esta publicación tiene por objetivo describir las herramientas jurídicas del ordenamiento argentino que podrían aplicarse a la conservación de la naturaleza en tierras de propiedad privada.

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

Land rights under pressure : access to resources in Southern Benin

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

Les institutions communautaires de gestion des produits forestiers non-ligneux dans les villages périphériques de la réserve de biosphère du Dja

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2001
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Share contracts in the oil palm and citrus belt of Ghana

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2001
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Negotiating rights : access to land in the cotton zone, Burkina Faso

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2001
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Land management in Ghana : building on tradition and modernity

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2001
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Defining common ground for the Mesoamerican biological corridor

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2001
IUCN Publication

Russian agriculture : is a sustainable way possible ?

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2001
IUCN Publication

Regional workshop on community involvement in forest management in eastern and southern Africa

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2001
IUCN Publication

Land, people and forests in eastern and southern Africa at the beginning of the 21st century : the impact of land relations on the role of communities in forest future

The way in which forest land is owned directly influences the status of the forest, its condition and the way in which it is managed. The greater the security of local forest tenure, the stronger the interest and will of the community towards its security.

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2001
IUCN Publication

The role of law in tropical deforestation : people and forests in central India

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

A resource book : trade liberalization, agriculture and the environment

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2000
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African perspectives : practices and policies supporting sustainable development

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2000
IUCN Publication

Forest cover and forest reserves in Kenya : policy and practice

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2000
IUCN Publication

Summary and key lessons from a comparative review and analysis of community conservation in East Africa

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2000
Non IUCN Publication

Colonisation des terres sylvo-pastorales et conflits fonciers en Haute-Casamance

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1999
Non IUCN Publication

Régimes fonciers et accès aux ressources naturelles en Afrique de l'Ouest : questions et opportunités pour les 25 ans à venir

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1999
Non IUCN Publication

Land tenure and resource access in West Africa : issues and opportunities for the next twenty five years

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1999
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural resource tenure in southern Africa : policy brief. An overview of key issues and policy options for communal areas in southern Africa

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1999
IUCN Publication

Land reform and conservation areas in South Africa : towards a mutually beneficial approach

An increasing number of land reform projects are taking place in conservation areas.

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1999
IUCN Publication

Global tenure and sustainable use

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1999
Non IUCN Publication

Maasai rights in Ngorongoro, Tanzania

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1998
Non IUCN Publication

Custodians of the commons : pastoral land tenure in East and West Africa

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1998
IUCN Grey Literature

Setting the basis for dialogue on land in Zimbabwe : report of the NGO consultative land conference, Harare, Zimbabwe 27-28 May 1997

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1998
IUCN Publication

Enhancing land reforms in southern Africa : case studies on land reform strategies and community based natural resources management

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1998
IUCN Publication

Enhancing land reforms in southern Africa : reviews on land reform strategies and community based natural resources management

The project "Enhancing land reform strategies for sustainable livelihoods in southern Africa" has two main components: a land reform review and a questionnaire survey in a selected district. It was implemented in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Botswana and South Africa.

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1998
IUCN Publication

Environmental strategies for land tenure and community-based natural resource management in southern Africa : report of a workshop

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1998

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