Land tenure in Angola has been strongly affected by 27 years of civil war that disrupted customary rights and land allocation while forcing rural communities from their land. As a consequence, agricultural production strongly declined, the country became dependent on imports and humanitarian aid to feed its population and more than half of the population (57%) moved from rural to urban areas, concentrated in informal settlements without adequate services.

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Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country

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23 octobre 2017

Date : 18 octobre 2017

Source : Foncier & Développement

Le président de la République d’Angola, João Lourenço (photo), a annoncé ce mercredi 11 octobre 2017, que les exploitants agricoles qui ne mettent pas en valeur les terres obtenues en concession, perdront le droit de les exploiter. C’est ce que rapporte l’agence de presse angolaise Angop.


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