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Land and Covid-19

As governments press pause on economic activities and people change their work and social behaviors to halt the spread of COVID-19, there are several hidden dimensions that can put pressure on land governance and management and threaten the land rights security of millions worldwide. In this section, we’ve put together the latest news on how COVID-19 affects various dimensions of land rights.  

 

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News

FAO/Giulio Napolitano
17 Julho 2021
Global
FAO/Giulio Napolitano. Áreas do Níger degradadas devido a práticas agrícolas insustentáveis.
 
Em mensagem, secretário-geral afirma que restauração é simples, barata e acessível a todos; presidente da Assembleia Geral organiza encontro de alto nível sobre o tema, o primeiro em mais de uma década. 
Roberto Paquete
29 Junho 2021
África
África subsariana
Moçambique
Maioria das famílias espera reassentamento e indemnização. Moradores denunciam exumação de cadáveres para construção de aeroporto: "Corpos frescos foram cortados para caberem em pequenos caixões", conta uma desalojada.
 
Foto: AFP
15 Junho 2021
Ásia
Índia
Na índia, as quebras de safra provocam rendas baixas e até negativas, além de endividamento, subemprego, expropriação e suicídio, aponta o Instituto Tricontinental - AFP
 
Com a fome colonial ainda na memória, agricultores reagiram com protestos massivos à desregulamentação no setor agrícola

 

Library

Food Security and COVID-19
Documentos e Resumos de Políticas
Junho 2021
Quênia
Angola
Chade
Libéria
Senegal
Serra Leoa
Guatemala
Quirguistão
Tajiquistão
Afeganistão
Bangladesh
Butão
Índia
Paquistão
Global

June 4, 2021 -- An increasing number of countries are facing growing levels of acute food insecurity, reversing years of development gains. Even before COVID-19 reduced incomes and disrupted supply chains, chronic and acute hunger were on the rise due to various factors including conflict, socio-economic conditions, natural hazards, climate change and pests.

Land Portal Annual Report 2020
Relatórios e Pesquisa
Junho 2021
Global

Long-term, sustainable and responsible ways to access and share data are fundamental to all efforts to support sustainable development and particularly salient to improving land governance and securing land rights for landless and vulnerable people.

Relatórios e Pesquisa
Junho 2021
África
Américas
Ásia
Europa

Cette publication vise à fournir des conseils techniques sur l'intégration des forêts, de l'agroforesterie et des arbres dans la formulation et l'implémentation des Plans d'Adaptation Nationaux.

Blogs

#landrightsnow
2 Julho 2021
Authors: 
Danny Wijnhoud
Quênia
Uganda
Países Baixos
Global

This session zoomed in on the local situation and challenges faced by grassroots communities and women in some low-Income countries. It provided an overview of support provided by Civil Society organizations (and governments) facilitating communities, women in particular, to step up the efforts to strengthen their land rights and to generate resilience in face of the climate and COVID-19 challenges they are facing.

More secure land tenure provides much better opportunities to face climate and COVID-19 challenges by investing in high biodiversity local food & income systems.

Facilitating a Coordinated Response
27 Abril 2020
Angola

By Grace Goodrich

In the second part of an exclusive with Africa Oil & Power, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s Director for Africa, Paul Akiwumi, discusses trade facilitation reforms, debt relief programs and Official Development Assistance as instruments of aid for Angola during COVID-19.

What role will trade facilitation and policy reforms play in helping reduce Angola’s dependence on fuel exports?

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