Community Land Titling in Thailand: The Legal Evolution and Piloting of Titling Policy | Land Portal | Securing Land Rights Through Open Data

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Date of publication: 
December 2017
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ISBN / Resource ID: 
i-ii, 1-16

ABSTRACTED FROM INTRODUCTION: The purpose of this thematic study is to provide a comprehensive overview of land tenure systems in Thailand, with a focus upon the recent development of community land titling (CLT) programmes. It is hoped that the clarification and dissemination of such information will act as a useful point of reference for policy-makers and other related stakeholders around the region. As land systems are formalised, community land titling represents a mechanism to enshrine and protect local ownership and use rights. The experience of Thailand can act as a marker for the introduction, formalisation, implementation and administration of such titles, facilitating parallel initiatives in neighbouring countries.

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Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 
Hayward, Daniel

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