Disclaimer: Media scans and other posts are intended to monitor and share current news and information relevant to the land and resource governance sector. Posts and media items included in the scans are not endorsements and do not represent the views of USAID or the U.S. Government, unless stated otherwise.
In lieu of our weekly scan of recent land tenure and resource management media items, we are highlighting the latest content on LandLinks at the end of each month. In case you missed it, here is a roundup of the new content on LandLinks, from USAID land-related project documents to blogs by our land experts,…Read More
Here are the recent land tenure and resource management media items: USAID This April, Agrilinks and Landlinks Team up on Land Tenure for Food Security (3/28/18) Source: Agrilinks Lessons in Land Tenure: Programming in Practice – mentions LGSA, TGCC Burma, LTA Tanzania, & the recent Ilovo responsible land-based investment webinar (4/3/18) Source: Agrilinks Feed the…Read More
Here are the recent land tenure and resource management media items: USAID Webinar: The Business Case for Land Rights: Results from the 2018 Investor Survey (4/5/18) Source: USAID LandLinks Webinar: Private Sector Perspectives on Responsible Land-Based Investment, Part II (3/8/18) Source: USAID LandLinks Related: Private Sector Perspectives on Responsible Land-Based Investment: You Asked, We Answered USAID…Read More
In dozens of countries, we’re addressing a wide range of issues, including conflict minerals, women’s rights and policy reform Around the world, millions of people, communities and businesses lack secure rights to one of their most important economic assets — land. Up to 70 percent of land in developing countries is unregistered and, in many countries, the…Read More
Addressing gender disparities in the context of land reforms is not easy. Effectively addressing gender issues takes time and effort, which can sometimes make it more expensive in the initial stages of a project or program. However, evidence shows that integrating gender throughout land reform interventions not only increases benefits for women, but strengthens the…Read More
Here are the recent land tenure and resource management media items: USAID Laying the Foundation: Land and Livelihoods (9/20/2017) Source: USAID Colombia LRDP ‘Liberia’s Land Problem Needs Proper Legal Framework’ – mentions USAID’s Land Governance Support Activity (9/19/17) Source: Daily Observer How Mobile Applications are Documenting Property Rights in Zambia – written by Dr. Matt Sommerville, USAID’s TGCC…Read More