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  1. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    January, 2012

    En Afrique des Grands Lacs, l’accès à la terre est au coeur du maintien de la paix et du développement économique, alors qu’en moyenne la survie de 80 % des populations de cette région dépend de l’agriculture, essentiellement familiale.

  2. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    May, 2015
    Western Africa

    Plusieurs cadres normatifs internationaux, tels que les Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers applicables aux terres, aux pêches et aux forêts dans le contexte de la sécurité alimentaire nationale (les Directives volontaires) approuvées en 2012 par le Comité pour la sécurité alimentaire mondiale (CSA) ou les Principes pour un investissement responsable dans l’agriculture et les systèmes alimentaires (RAI) adoptés en 2014, sont promus au niveau international pour servir de cadre de référence aux projet

  3. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    December, 2018
    Western Africa

    Agroecology being diverse and multidimensional, a broad range of issues were addressed such as the fundamental role of crop biodiversity, the highly preoccupying status of agrochemical use in the region, the need for appropriate-scale machinery, the importance of innovative and  participatory intervention mechanisms, the recognition and integration of Indigenous Knowledge, the capacity building of the new generation, the marketing of agroecological products…

    Three main take home messages emerged from all the discussions:

  4. Library Resource
    April, 2012

    Nearly 200 million Africans currently live in slums. Urban operations are one of the main tools for improving living conditions in informal settlements, where land tenure, housing, development and services largely function outside any official system. While progress has undoubtedly been made over the last decade, these operations have had mixed social, economic, urban and environmental impacts.

  5. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    August, 2015

    Profitant du large espace de réflexion que leur offrait le premier régime militaire de 1974 à 1990, les Nigériens se sont engagés dans un vaste chantier pour l’écriture ou la réécriture de leur politique foncière.

  6. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    December, 2016

    The « Environment and Natural Resources Code of Cambodia » (Sixth Draft – – 20 November 2016) is a very extensive proposed law (535 pages !) which will have, if adopted, major impacts on many aspects of Cambodian development (Mines, Energy, Urban planning, etc..) but is particularly important for the management of Protected Areas and of Forests and Fisheries. The code has been elaborated by a panel of experts and several working groups led by Vishnu Law Group. A public national consultation has been organized by MOE in Dec 2016.

  7. Library Resource
    Institutional & promotional materials
    December, 2015
    Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam

    This paper aims to provide keys that will help us understand contemporary land dynamics in these four countries. In order to do so it highlights their similarities and differences, both in the long history that shaped today’s local land situations and in more recent reforms implemented in the context of greater economic openness.

    The first part of the paper sets the cultural and historical context, with an overview of the diverse ways that the political authorities and different groups within the region have related to land.

  8. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2017

    This guidebook provides conceptual, legal and practical tools and resources to help civil society organizations guide communities through the process of documenting customary tenure at the local level. It also provides suggestions for how to build on the momentum generated by the documentation process to develop strategies and actions to defend, strengthen and promote customary rights at community, regional and national level. The guidebook was developed out of practical experience and conversations with local groups in Myanmar that have been documenting customary tenure.

  9. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books

    Cet article analyse les avancées obtenues pour les exploitations familiales en matière de sécurisation foncière en Afrique. Il identifie plusieurs défis à venir, comme la régulation des investissements à grande échelle, le renforcement des acteurs de la société civile ou encore l’élargissement de l’offre de sécurisation foncière.

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