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Land tenure issues in river basin development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Peter C. Bloch

Land tenure issues in river basin development in Sub-Saharan Africa

by Peter C. Bloch

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Published by Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Land tenure -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Agricultural development projects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Irrigation -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Watersheds -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Peter C. Bloch with Lucie Colvin Phillips ... [et al.].
      SeriesLTC research paper,, 90, Research paper (University of Wisconsin--Madison. Land tenure Center) ;, no. 90.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD107 .W52 no. 90, HD968 .W52 no. 90
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 154, 2, 3 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2498370M
      LC Control Number87623775

      Essays in African Land Law and Case Studies in African Land Law (ed) Demystifying The Mystery of Capital: Land Titling in Africa and the Caribbean (, ) He is currently editing a collection on 'Land Issues for Urban Governance in Sub-Saharan Africa'. In South Africa, tenure reform is a component of a national land reform programme which also embraces the restitution of land, to people dispossessed by racially discriminatory laws or practices, and land redistribution to the poor. In southern Africa, tenure reform must address a range of problems .

      In the case of Sub-Saharan Africa, several studies have sought to establish if there is any discernible correlation between individual land title and productivity, security of tenure, sustainable. National environmental action plans in Sub-Saharan Africa (Inglês) Resumo. This paper reviews the experience of Sub-Saharan African nations in developing strategic frameworks for environmentally, sustainable development planning, and management, with a focus on the preparation, and implementation of National Environmental Action.

      Dr. McMillan's work has taken her to over 23 countries in Africa, with a primary focus on the West African Sahel - as well as Suriname, Russia, Iraq and (remotely) Yemen. Her longitutional research on settlement impacts of river blindness control in West Africa became the basis of the Settlement Guidelines for River Basin Development in West.   Sub-Saharan Africa lags behind other regions in achieving the development goals. Success largely depends on countries themselves owning, planning and executing the necessary policies and programmes.


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This study reviews the main features of the new wave of land policy and legislation in sub-Saharan Africa, and iden-tifies emerging issues concerning land tenure in the continent. The study draws lessons from recent experience in the following key areas: tenure security and land tenure reform; land redistribution; decentralised land manage.

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Responses Congressional Research Service 1 Overview The th Congress and the Trump Administration are reviewing existing U.S. policies and programs in sub-Saharan Africa (henceforth, “Africa”).

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Land titling and agricultural production in Africa In sub-Saharan Africa, a major dividing issue has been the relative merit of customary land tenure systems and those based on western concepts involving the registration of individual ownership. Since. Land tenure refers to: A.

the balance between population and land resources B. the sustainable development level of a tract of land C. the way people own, occupy, and use land D.

a system not unlike tenure at a university, where once you have land. Sub-Saharan Africa has a wide variety of climate zones or biomes. South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo in particular are considered Megadiverse has a dry winter season and a wet summer season.

The Sahel extends across all of Africa at a latitude of about 10° to 15° N. Countries that include parts of the Sahara Desert proper in their northern territories and. Inthe Land Tenure Center embarked on a project to evaluate the experiences with land registration and tenure reform in Africa.

The goal was to determine is African states been able to use tenure reform and land registration to provide greater security of tenure than was available through customary tenure systems.Land resources immensely promote rural livelihoods, especially in developing countries.

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