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Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Resources

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Land in German Development Coorporation Cover
Manuals & Guidelines
January 2016
Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Global

The publication offers an overview of different aspects of the highly complex field of land policy and land  management providing the reader a number of principles, concrete tools and examples for dealing with land related problems in the German Development Coorperation.

Institutional & promotional materials
Reports & Research
January 2016
Global

In 1998 GIZ (former GTZ) published the “Guiding Principles on Land Tenure in Development Cooperation” in the form of a handbook. The publication enjoyed a warm reception and quickly became a source book among land experts and practitioners in Germany and abroad.

Reports & Research
December 2015
Global
Bangladesh
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
China
Ethiopia
Guatemala
Indonesia
Kenya
Nigeria
Philippines
Thailand
Uganda
Zambia

In this publication, the issue of tenure security is addressed and assessed in several countries where government, civil society, the private sector and development cooperation initiatives have been implemented for decades.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2015
Philippines

This publication is a lobby material to advocate the passage of the National Land Use Act. It examines the seemingly conflicted need for food and housing in the country. The writer – Carmina Flores-Obanil – describes that from 1982 to 1997 massive land conversions in the urban fringes of Bulacan and Cavite attribute to policies encouraging the expansion of industries in rural areas.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2015
Philippines

This publication is a lobby material to advocate the passage of the National Land Use Act. It shows the adverse effects of the lack of land use planning in coastal communities especially in the advent of  a natural disaster. This publication features the Typhoon Haiyan-affected coastal communities in the Visayas Region of the Philippines as examples.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2015
Philippines

This publication is a lobby material to advocate the passage of the National Land Use Act (NLUA). It highlights the ambiguous land policies and processes as factors to the degradation of watershed and protected areas in Cagayan de Oro and Northern Mindanao Region of the Philippines, resulting to extreme typhoon disasters.

Reports & Research
September 2015
Laos

In principle, all land in the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) belongs to the National Community, although citizens and legal entities have the right to receive permanent land use rights. These land use rights are certified in the form of land titles, which currently can be issued to individuals (persons, couples, joint ownership or legal entities), collectives and state land.

Reports & Research
September 2015
Africa
Latin America and the Caribbean
Asia
Eastern Europe

EBG Capital was appointed by the German Development Agency (GIZ) to obtain case studies from selected agricultural investment funds (predominantly private equity investors) to determine “best practice” in Responsible Investment (RI) in agriculture and the use of international RI principles and guidelines to achieve this.

Institutional & promotional materials
Reports & Research
April 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Georgia
Montenegro
Serbia

After the collapse of the former Soviet Union and the end of the latest Balkan wars, countries in Southeastern Europe had to reorganize their land management and land administration systems.

Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2015
Philippines

This publication is a lobby material to advocate the passage of the National Land Use Act. As one of the major outputs of the high level experts forum held last June 4, 2015, this abridged version of the proceedings highlights the experts’ discussion, answering the following key questions related to agriculture:

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