To address land rights issues successfully, companies’ need access to skills and services of specialist skilled and locally informed providers, including national CSOs and independent experts. Through recent pilot projects with donor funding, companies were able to benefit from access to expertise in land tenure and community engagement from partners whose primary commitments were to work on behalf of local communities.
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Companies do not in general have access to expertise needed on land tenure related risks and related governance challenges to plan more responsible investment projects and realise sustainable community partnerships. The platform matches companies and investors to qualified service providers and NGOs with a view to alignment with best practice and establishing trust-based collaboration with local communities across the investment cycle.