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Elinor Ostrom
4 February 2021
Global

Nominations Open Now!

Deadline for Nomination - 28th February 2021

 

Families on Preah Sihanouk’s islands denied land titles
1 February 2021
Cambodia

Main photo: Provincial hall spokesman Kheang Phearom (not in picture) said more than 300 families currently live on the sites of the 584 plots. Photo supplied

Malaysian Forestry Policy 2020 adopted at National Land Council Meeting
30 January 2021
Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The Energy and Natural Resources Ministry (KeTSA) has achieved a new milestone in forestry management with the adoption of the Malaysian Forestry Policy 2020 which involved consultations among the three regions in the country, namely the Peninsula, Sabah and Sarawak.

Gov’t cancels public claims of ownership in sanctuary
28 January 2021
Cambodia

Main Photo: Environmental officials inspect Prey Lang wildlife sanctuary in Sandan district, Kampong Thom province​ on 2020. Environment Ministry

The government has repealed all previously issued letters certifying sales, purchases, transfers, occupation or ownership of any land within the Prey Lang Wildlife Sanctuary.

Profile: Samuel A. Jinapor, Lands and Natural Resources Minister-designate
21 January 2021
Ghana

Samuel A. Jinapor is a politician, a dedicated member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), and a qualified Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana.

He graduated from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics, and specialised in Biomedical Physics.

The Phnom Penh Post
21 January 2021
Cambodia

Ten cases of land disputes that lasted for over 15 years have been solved by the Banteay Srei district administration by understanding and peaceful mean on January 19.

Thailand's green goals threaten indigenous forest dwellers
21 January 2021
Thailand

BAN SABWAI, Thailand (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For three generations, the family of Suwit Rattanachaisi has farmed a plot of land in a forest in northeastern Thailand’s Chaiyaphum province, growing cassava and maize while living in a modest home a few miles away.

More sustainable cocoa with the Asase project in Ghana
21 January 2021
Ghana

This month, public sector, private sector and civil society organization partners jointly launched the Accessible Soils And Sustainable Environments (ASASE) project in Ghana.

The Phnom Penh Post
19 January 2021
Cambodia

The Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction has reasserted its authority to conduct cadastral surveys of land plots that aim to establish leaseholder rights over state private land.

Call for applicants: MA in Social Science (Development Studies) - Focus on Land Relations - at Chiang Mai University. SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE
19 January 2021
South-Eastern Asia

Please pass this on to any parties who might be interested in Masters-level training on land:

For more information, please consult the brochure included with this posting, or contact Daniel Hayward at: mekonglandforum@gmail.com  

 

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Officials say why govt needs power over private property
18 January 2021
Malaysia


Main photo: The chief secretary, Mohd Zuki Ali, said the emergency ordinance allowed the government to requisition private buildings for additional classrooms.

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