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    Politics of land rights and belonging in Uganda

    Reports & Research
    January, 2006
    Africa, Uganda

    The colonial and postcolonial legacy of the “Lost Counties” land issue has recently resurfaced as a contentious ethno-political issue in Uganda. The aim of the paper is to critically examine the politics of belonging and land rights in relation to Ugandan land legislation and the “Lost Counties” issue. The empirically basis of this paper is primarily derived from field work in Kibaale District, during the period January to July 2004.

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2020
    Global

    Negotiations are important in urban densification processes. In particular, integrative negotiations seem to be relevant. The conflicts between neighbors and developers can be challenging to solve. Land readjustment is used in several countries to merge properties or reshape properties in conjunction with densification projects. Conflicts can be handled and reduced by land readjustment. Should such a measure be relevant in Norway, it is recommended, among other things, that a majority of the landowners within a land readjustment area must be in favor.

  3. Library Resource

    Forskrift om gebyrregulativ for plan-, delings-, bygge- og seksjoneringssaker, Båtsfjord kommune, Finnmark.

    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    Båtsfjord council has adopted new regulations for planning, sharing, construction and sectioning issues in adherence to Planning and Building Act. Regulations may be obtained in its entirety by contacting Båtsfjord municipality, Hindberggata 18, 9990 Båtsfjord, tel: 78 98 53 00 or on the council website www.batsfjord.kommune.no.

  4. Library Resource

    Lov om vederlag ved oreigning av fast eigedom.

    Legislation
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    This Act concerns compensation of the expropriation of real property by the State. Compensation shall be had either according to the sales value (sect. 5) or the use value (sect. 6) of the expropriated property.

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    Lov om skjønn og ekspropriasjonssaker.

    Legislation
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    The Act makes provision for the expropriation of private land for public purposes. It consists of 59 sections which are divided into 2 Chapters: Appraisal (I); Procedures relative to expropriation (II).Chapter I provides for the appraisal of real property either by judicial decision or by the Office of the County Chief. Appraisal of the property shall take place in the district in which the property is situated. Appraisal officials shall be appointed in each district. Appraisal and valuation can be requested by owners or shall be done pursuant to law or agreement.

  6. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    Incentives in the form of grants are available for measures which aim at prevention or reduction of erosion of the soil of arable land. The projects shall be planned and executed in cooperation with the Norwegian Water and Energy Company. Plans shall be designed by the Company or others to be designated by the Company. Materials to be used in the project shall be approved by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. Remaining provisions deal with application for incentives and payment procedures. (11 sections)

  7. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    This Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture: (1) delegates powers to municipalities in specified matters of the Acts mentioned in the title (Chapter I); (2) delegates powers to county agricultural councils and county governors, in specified matters of the Acts mentioned in the title (Chapter II); (3) provides for the right and procedures of appeal within the administration (Chapter III);provides for repartition of tasks between the county agricultural councils and county governors (Chapter IV).

    Implements: Act No. 23 of 1995 concerning land use. (2011-03-03)

  8. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    This Decree allows the County Agricultural Councils to delegate matters relating to redistribution of land up to a certain size and the preparation of land regulation plans pursuant to sections of the Land Reform Act to the County Agricultural Chief or the Forestry Chief and allows the Agricultural Boards to delegate those matters to agronomists or forester of a certain rank.

  9. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    Permits shall be obtained in accordance with a procedural scheme adopted by the Ministry of Agriculture. However acquisition of land for certain (agricultural) purposes is exempted from such requirement. If such is the case the acquirer shall submit a self declaration drawn up in accordance with a scheme adopted by the Ministry of Agriculture. Together with the declaration a statement from the municipal authorities regarding the status ad size of the land shall be submitted.

  10. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Norway, Europe, Northern Europe

    The text of this Decree of the Department of Agriculture consists of 24 sections divided into 4 Chapters: General introductory provisions (I); Implementation and maintenance (II); Ecological cultivation and ecological cleaning measures (III); Final provisions (IV). The aim of granting incentives for investment is to protect agricultural land, to prevent erosion and pollution of the soil, and to enhance biodiversity and natural beauty. Measures are classified as "technical ecological measures" and "ecological planting and cleaning measures".

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