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  1. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    Reports & Research
    May, 2022
    Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea

    La problématique des droits des populations locales et autochtones est plus que jamais au coeur de l’agenda international de la gestion des ressources forestières (Sikor et Stahl 2011). En effet, ces groupes de population réclament un ensemble de droits inhérents aux tenures foncières et forestières, aux cultures locales et à la parole sur la gestion des ressources naturelles adjacentes à leurs biotopes.

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    May, 2022

    Ce 03 mai 2022, le résumé du rapport LES FORETS DU BASSIN DU CONGO - ETAT DES FORETS 2021 de l'OFAC a été présenté au XVème Congrès Forestier Mondial à Séoul.

    Le rapport État des forêts 2021 (EDF 2021) est le septième de la série publiée depuis 2005. Le rapport précédent a été publié en 2015 lors de la quinzième Conférence des Parties de la Convention-cadre des Nations-Unies sur les changements climatiques (CCNUCC) tenue à Paris.

  3. Library Resource

    Enjeux, défis et perspectives analysés à partir du cadre juridique national, des pratiques et de la perception des acteurs

    Reports & Research
    May, 2022

    Depuis les années 1980, les efforts de conservation dans les pays en développement ont tenté de concilier les objectifs de la biologie de conservation et le développement social. Les approches sont multiples. Cependant la conservation intégrée construite autour des aires protégées reste le modèle le plus soutenu par les politiques et les stratégies des pays (Busquet, 2006 ; Clarke, 2019).

  4. Library Resource
    May, 2021

    An 11 minute film illustrating how rural villagers in Sierra Leone are seeking to ensure justice. When a Chinese rubber company seized their forest and land they came together;used the law and won. Since then they have taken part in a fight to transform Sierra Leone’s systems for land and environmental governance.

  5. Library Resource
    June, 2021

    The Ninth of March 2021 will go down in history for the residents of Mambasa Territory in Ituri Province as the day the government laid the foundation stone for the Mambasa Land Administration building.

  6. Library Resource
    July, 2021

    On 27 April 2021 President Kenyatta launched the National Land Information Management System (NLIMS);the culmination of years of digitisation of chaotic land records. It is expected to ease title transfers and safeguard public land from grabbers. It coincided with the opening of a National Geospatial Data Centre;an online depository that will contain all the land records in the country.

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    FAO Legal Brief 4

    July, 2021

    Sustainable land governance requires that all members of a community 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 the WRI report shows ways how that can be done. It details case studies from communities in Cameroon;Mexico;Nepal;Indonesia and Jordan.

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    FAO Legal Brief 2

    July, 2021

    There is greater recognition that policies and projects should respect legitimate tenure rights. But this concept has often proved difficult to operationalise. Discusses the meaning and implications of recognising legitimate tenure rights;then outlines ways forward for States;civil society;the private sector;and development agencies.

  9. Library Resource
    July, 2021

    For many decades communities in West and Central Africa have been facing industrial oil palm plantations encroaching onto their community land. With the false promise of bringing ‘developmentand jobs;corporations;backed up by the support of the governments;have been granted millions of hectares of land under concessions for industrial oil palm plantations. The results of this expansion have been disastrous for communities living in and around these industrial plantations and in particular for women.

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