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State of Land Information Tanzania: Uncovering Tanzania's Land Information Ecosystem cover image
Reports & Research
Marzo 2019
Tanzania

Availability of accurate and up to date data and information on land and different land uses, such as agriculture, forestry, mining, wildlife, water, housing and infrastructure, is critical to effective land governance and crucial for planning and managing the use of land and land-based resources. Public institutions and the government need land data and information for appropriate and timely decision-making; while land users, the general public and other stakeholders need it to effectively monitor and influence those decisions.

Communities at the heart of forest management
Reports & Research
Febrero 2019
África subsahariana
Tanzania
Camerún
República Centroafricana
Congo
República Democrática del Congo
Gabón
Asia sudoriental
Filipinas
Nepal

This report is intended to provide guidance to develop enabling legal frameworks governing community forestry. It offers recommendations and a framework for reflection for all actors engaged in creating, implementing or revising laws on community forestry, and for civil society in particular.

Drawing lessons from the design and implementation of community forestry laws in Nepal, the Philippines, and in Tanzania, this report revolves around the ten following building blocks to consider in order to develop supportive frameworks governing community forestry:

Les communautés au coeur de la gestion des forêts
Reports & Research
Febrero 2019
África subsahariana
Tanzania
Camerún
República Centroafricana
Congo
República Democrática del Congo
Gabón
Asia sudoriental
Filipinas
Nepal

Ce rapport vise à donner des lignes directrices pour l'élaboration de cadres juridiques sur la foresterie communautaire. Il offre des recommandations et un cadre de réflexion pour l'ensemble des acteurs engagés dans la création, la mise en œuvre ou la révision des législations relatives à la foresterie communautaire, en particulier la société civile.

Making Land Rights Work: ZOA Land Rights Guidelines cover image
Manuals & Guidelines
Enero 2019
Burundi
Kenya
Rwanda
Tanzania
Uganda
República Democrática del Congo

Secure access to land and secure use of land, for housing-, agricultural- and other purposes is one of the cornerstones of making sustainable, positive development possible. As ZOA provides relief, hope and recovery to people impacted by conflicts and disasters, addressing land rights issues will need to be a permanent point of attention in our work.

Making Land Rights Work: ZOA Land Rights Guidelines Video cover image
Videos
Enero 2019
Burundi
Kenya
Rwanda
Tanzania
Uganda
República Democrática del Congo

Teaser for ZOA's new land rights guidelines developed with input from many of our peers and partners, based on the work done by many others in the field and supported by the Knowledge Management Fund (KMF).

 

Strengthening Land Tenure in Informal Settings: A Fit-For-Purpose Approach
Journal Articles & Books
Diciembre 2018
Kenya
Tanzania
Myanmar
India
Nepal
Global

A functioning land administration sector is the foundation for economic growth. Unfortunately, effective land registry and cadastral systems with national coverage exist in only a fraction of the world’s countries. Cadasta Foundation is working to overcome this challenge by developing simple digital tools and technology to help partners efficiently document, analyze, store, and share critical land and resource rights information.

Reports & Research
Julio 2018
Tanzania
Uganda
Mozambique
África

The Netherlands Land Academy (LANDac), the Food & Business Knowledge Platform, CIFOR and Shared Value Foundation (SVF) jointly set out in 2017 to design and implement 3 multi-stakeholder Learning Platforms around investment hubs in Mozambique (the Beira Corridor), Tanzania (Kilombero Valley) and Uganda (the Jinja-Kampala Corridor). Land-based investments have shown that deals often lead to conflicts between investors and local populations, which negatively effects local livelihoods and food security.

Cae.PNG
Manuals & Guidelines
Mayo 2018
Tanzania

Date: mai 2018

Source: Foncier & Développement

Par: Sina Schlimmer

Pendant les dix dernières années, l’appropriation massive des terres arables par des entreprises internationales en Afrique a rythmé les débats au sein des communautés médiatiques, politiques et scientifiques à l’échelle internationale.

Reports & Research
Marzo 2018
Tanzania
África

What can an analysis of power in local communities contribute to debates on women’s legal empowerment and the role of paralegals in Africa? Drawing upon theories of power and rights, and research on legal empowerment in African plural legal systems, this article explores the challenges for paralegals in facilitating women’s access to justice in Tanzania, which gave statutory recognition to paralegals in the Legal Aid Act 2017. Land conflicts represent the single-biggest source of local legal disputes in Tanzania and are often embedded in gendered land tenure relations.

Reports & Research
Marzo 2018
Tanzania
Mozambique
África

Women disproportionately bear the negative impacts of large-scale land investments (in agribusiness, extractives, logging) in the global South.

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