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Clarifying and securing land rights for land users of all kinds underpins economic growth and development and is critical to minimise land-related disputes and wider conflicts, contributing to national peace and stability.

The UK Government (DFID) has played a leading role in the design and implementation of land tenure reform, capacity-building for land institutions and the roll-out of large-scale tenure regularisation activities.

LEGEND has reviewed DFID’s main land tenure regularisation programmes, highlighting learnings in the design, implementation and follow-up of country land programmes and broader land support facilities.

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Lessons and guiding principles from DFID land tenure regularisation and land sector support programmes

Reports & Research
June, 2019
Africa, Asia, Global

This report reflects on the experience of DFID land programmes which include LTR across six countries (Guyana, Rwanda, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Mozambique), drawing also on relevant experiences of programmes driven by other donors.

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Focus on the Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty 2016

Policy Papers & Briefs
May, 2016
Global

This LEGEND bulletin provides an overview of the main themes discussed and key messages identified by the LEGEND Core Land Support Team (CLST) during the 17th Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty.

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Can technology revolutionise efforts to secure land rights?

Policy Papers & Briefs
March, 2017
Global

This LEGEND bulletin considers the impact that new technology can have on documenting land rights and democratising access to land data around the world.

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Policy Papers & Briefs
May, 2018
Global

This LEGEND bulletin explores early experiences and emerging lessons from four of these projects, and includes testimony from community members attesting to their positive results.

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DFID’s work on land: what future priorities?

Policy Papers & Briefs
September, 2018
Global

This bulletin highlights the breadth of DFID's current portfolio on land and prompts important questions about DFID’s work on land governance in the years to come.

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Securing land rights at scale: eight lessons and guiding principles on land tenure regularisation

Policy Papers & Briefs
June, 2019
Africa, Eastern Africa, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania

This bulletin focuses on land tenure regularisation (LTR), with articles from practitioners to accompany the new LEGEND report Securing land rights at scale: eight lessons and guiding principles on land tenure regularisation.

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