Uttaran Land Governance Booklet: Advocacy and Research | Land Portal

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Date of publication: 
September 2015
Resource Language: 
ISBN / Resource ID: 
UTT-LGB-009
Pages: 
44

In the ninth of the Land Governance Booklet Series created by the NGO Uttaran, the position and the work around research and advocacy on land rights is described.

The content of the booklet is as follows:

  1. Introduction
  2. Message
  3. Research papers
  4. The Rural Land Market in Bangladesh: A situation analysis
  5. Understanding the e ectiveness of access to khasland: comparing khasland receivers to non-receivers
  6. The role of social protection allowance programmes in supporting extreme poor households’ resilience:
  7. Social means to economic resilience?
  8. Is land signi cant to extreme poor? An interpretation from recent agrarian change in Bangladesh
  9. Making productive use of khasland: Experiences of extreme poor households
  10. Supporting extremely poor elderly people in rural Bangladesh with asset transfers for income generation
  11. Cost-bene t analysis of land leasing or mortgaging as IGA of extreme poor households
  12. The ground reality: The plight and challenges of the landless people in their quest for land rights in the southwest region
  13. Appendices  

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Authors and Publishers

Corporate Author(s): 

Uttaran, which means ‘transition’, in Bangla language, is a people centred organisation using a rights based approach to alleviate poverty, diversify livelihood opportunities and empower poor communities throughout the southwest region and gradually expanding to other parts of Bangladesh.  The core focus of Uttaran programs are human rights, land rights and agrarian reform, community based river basin management, sustainable water management, adaptation to climate change, ecological agriculture and food security.


Our vision & mission​

Publisher(s): 

Uttaran, which means ‘transition’, in Bangla language, is a people centred organisation using a rights based approach to alleviate poverty, diversify livelihood opportunities and empower poor communities throughout the southwest region and gradually expanding to other parts of Bangladesh.  The core focus of Uttaran programs are human rights, land rights and agrarian reform, community based river basin management, sustainable water management, adaptation to climate change, ecological agriculture and food security.


Our vision & mission​

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Uttaran, which means ‘transition’, in Bangla language, is a people centred organisation using a rights based approach to alleviate poverty, diversify livelihood opportunities and empower poor communities throughout the southwest region and gradually expanding to other parts of Bangladesh.  The core focus of Uttaran programs are human rights, land rights and agrarian reform, community based river basin management, sustainable water management, adaptation to climate change, ecological agriculture and food security.


Our vision & mission​

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