Land Matters Media Scan – 16 November 2016

A woman holds flowers as she attends a peace march, Bogotá, Colombia.
Photo by: Fernando Vergar / AP

Here are the most recent land tenure and resource management media items:

Reports and Publications

  1. Liberia: Sinoeans Confirm Global Witness Land Grab Report on GVL (11/15/16)
    Source: FrontPageAfrica
    Related report: Temples and Guns

Africa

  1. Nigeria: Farmers/Herdsmen Clash: Stakeholders Call For More Collaboration On Land Governance (11/14/16)
    Source: Leadership Newspaper
  2. Kenyans tell leaders of frustration over delays tackling land corruption (11/14/16)
    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation
  3. Kenya: Government to Revoke All Title Deeds of Irregularly Acquired Land (11/14/16)
    Source: AllAfrica / Press Release
  4. Uganda: Beneath the surface of Uganda’s ‘exemplary’ refugee settlement, tensions simmer (11/15/16)
    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation
  5. I.Coast: Land disputes ensue in western cocoa belt (11/10/16)
    Source: Africanews / AFP

Americas

  1. Colombia: Giving Peace a Second Chance in Colombia (11/14/16)
    Source: The Nation

Asia

  1. India: Conflicts over land in India stall projects worth billions of dollars – report (11/16/16)
    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation
  2. India: Villagers in Goa fight to keep ancient community land from university (11/16/16)
    Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation