Asia

Date of publication
August 2016
Resource type

The Asia and Pacific region has witnessed a remarkable transition in the past 2 decades. From 1990 to 2012, more than 1 billion people in Asia and the Pacific were lifted out of extreme poverty.

Publisher
Asian Development Bank

Japan: Ministry plans to guide Asian nations in better use of land

By: Jiji
Date: August 28th 2016
Source: Japan Times

The land ministry plans to draft a multilateral framework that could help developing nations in Asia make better use of their land through careful planning, government sources said.

The sources said the ministry will propose the framework at the U.N. Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, in October.

Date of publication
August 2015
Resource type

This issue brief highlights the roots of land grabbing experienced in the aggrieved communities in seven countries.

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
International Land Coalition (ILC)
Misereor
Date of publication
April 2001

The publication focuses on participatory processes and their management, and presents a broad range of concrete experience with different tools.

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction
Date of publication
January 2015
Resource type

This publication is a collection of scoping studies on women and land in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, and Philippines.

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
Misereor
Date of publication
January 2015
Resource type

This compilation of scoping studies on indigenous peoples in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Philippines reveals how the basic bond of indigenous peoples to land are threatene

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
Misereor
Date of publication
January 2015
Resource type

This issue brief highlights the challenges women are facing on access to lands, and the strategies in achieving gender justice for land rights - based from the results of the scoping studies on wom

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
International Land Coalition (ILC)
Misereor
Date of publication
January 2015
Resource type

This issue brief highlights the challenges indigenous peoples experience in securing their customary land rights in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Philippines; hence, this pu

Publisher
Asian NGO Coalition (ANGOC)
International Land Coalition (ILC)
Misereor

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