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  1. Library Resource
    New research about gender, land and mining in Mongolia: deepening understanding of coping strategies
    Conference Papers & Reports
    March, 2019
    Mongolia

    This paper shares findings from new research on gender and land in a pastoralist community in central- western Mongolia, with a complex structure of investment and operations in gold mining. The paper examines what has been learned from the research about people's coping strategies in the face of social and environmental change, specifically in the context of the development of mining since the transition from socialism and in a relatively isolated area.

  2. Library Resource
    On Equal Ground: Promising Practices for Realizing Women’s Rights in Collectively Held Lands
    Reports & Research
    February, 2021
    Africa, Mexico, Indonesia

    Sustainable land governance requires that all members of a community, both women and men, have equal rights and say in decisions that affect their collectively-held lands. Unfortunately, women around the world have less land ownership and weaker land rights than men – but this can change, and this report shows ways how that can be done.

  3. Library Resource

    Companion to Land Portal Namibia country narrative

    Reports & Research
    February, 2021
    Namibia

    This detailed timeline provides further background information on the history and land governance of Namibia presented in the Land Portal country profile

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    Companion to Land Portal Botswana country narrative

    Reports & Research
    March, 2021
    Botswana

    This detailed timeline provides further background information on the history and land governance of Botswana presented in the Land Portal Botswana country profile 

  5. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    January, 2015
    Mali

    Recent large-scale investments in agricultural land that are coupled with irrigation present opportunities for increased food production in sub-Saharan Africa. However, to achieve this objective two management issues must be addressed: efficient water use in the face of a looming water scarcity and equity in the sharing of the resource between large-scale investors and smallholder farmers.

  6. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    October, 2014
    Global

    Many retiring farmers will need to use their land equity to provide a retirement income. Based on a present value analysis, retiring farmers may either decide to sell or lease their land. The analysis is needed because taxes, liability issues, and goals of the farmer complicate the decision. retirement, land equity, Consumer/Household Economics, Land Economics/Use,

  7. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    March, 2018
    Guyana, Tanzania

    While the potential contribution of a nationally implemented program for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) to developing countries’ budgets remains as yet obscure, two general concerns are that REDD+ will i) incentivize land grabbing and ii) remain financially uncompetitive against current commercial forest uses.

  8. Library Resource
    défis et perspectives pour la reconnaissance des droits légitimes
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    March, 2021
    Guinea

    En Guinée, la législation foncière et les processus de réformes successifs ont montré leurs limites face à la multiplication des grands projets d’exploitation des terres et des ressources naturelles en milieu rural. Le gouvernement a lancé récemment de nouvelles réformes de sa gouvernance foncière.

  9. Library Resource
    défis et perspectives pour la reconnaissance des droits légitimes
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    March, 2021
    Guinea

    En Guinée, la législation foncière et les processus de réformes successifs ont montré leurs limites face à la multiplication des grands projets d’exploitation des terres et des ressources naturelles en milieu rural. Le gouvernement a lancé récemment de nouvelles réformes de sa gouvernance foncière.

  10. Library Resource
    Bulletin de veille n°402 d’Inter-réseaux Développement rural

    Bulletin de veille n°402 d’Inter-réseaux Développement rural

    Journal Articles & Books
    March, 2021
    Africa, Americas, Asia

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