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Looking back, looking ahead : land, agriculture and society in East Africa : a festschrift for Kjell HavnevikNordic Africa Institute / Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, 2015Professor Kjell Havnevik is retiring from the Nordic Africa Institute (NAI) in 2015. For four decades, he has carried out research, taught and supervised students as well as participated in policy debates on different aspects of agriculture, the environment and African and international development policies. His output has been voluminous and is internationally recognised.Document
Grassroots facilitators as agents of change for promoting sustainable forest management: Lessons learned from REDD+ capacity development in AsiaThe Centre for People and Forests, 2015This article explores the issues and concerns of grassroots stakeholders with regards to REDD+ policy and program development.DocumentThe Centre for People and Forests, 2015This case study examines eight equity dimensions in sustainable forest management through the case study of Na Ot Village, Na Ot Commune, Mai Son District, Son La province in Viet Nam.DocumentChr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2015This book is about the history of anthropology in Sudan. Contributors to the book represent different generations of anthropologists who at some point in time either taught at the department in Khartoum or had some sort of connection to it.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2003Land redistribution or the transfer of ownership rights to the tiller has been the focal point of the land reform program in the Philippines. This transfer was envisioned to result in a significant shift in income and productivity in the agrarian sector. While some equalisation of incomes may have indeed occurred, the full benefits of this asset transfer, however, have not been realised.Document
Land Rights and Food Security: the linkages Between Secure Land Rights, Women and Improved Household Security and NutritionLandesa, 2012As governments, the private sector, multilateral institutions, and international development organisations weigh the options for improving food security around the world, they must consider one of the most promising elements for addressing the needs of the world’s hungry and malnourished: secure land rights.DocumentNorwegian Church Aid, 2014• Brazil has a Federal Constitution and consolidated legislation that provide for the protection of the environment, health and welfare of workers in rural areas.DocumentEconomic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011Recent increases in the level of agricultural commodity prices and the resulting demand for land has been accompanied by a rising interest in acquiring agricultural land by investors. This paper studies the determinants of foreign land acquisition for large-scale agriculture.DocumentZentrum für Entwicklungsforschung, Bonn, 2014Center for Development Research (ZEF) report to evaluate the cotton production sectors in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan and to develop potential avenues for improvement.Document
A promise betrayed: policies and practice penew the rural dispossession of land, rights and prospectsSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2015South Africans assumed on 27 April 1994 that their vote for freedom would erase the ethnic enclaves known as ‘Bantustans’ or ‘homelands’ and guarantee a common citizenship with equal rights under one law.