Landlessness

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As slums, schools, and homes are designed and built in cities across the developing world, the urban poor are making use of new and innovative approaches to construction. A key element is...
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This book examines the linkages between land tenure, development and governance in the context of China’s development transformation. Drawing on empirical studies, it advocates the exploration of...
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“The impact of the inequality in lands rights has aggravated women’s socio-economic status, allowed for sexual harassment and violence against women and contributed towards marital...
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” The government arrested more than twice as many land rights ac­tiv­ists and handed out dozens more economic land concessions (ELCs) in 2012 compared to the year before, new figures released...
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The conference “Moving from Knowledge to Change”, to be held on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th March 2013, brings together a set of agencies working on change issues. Through...
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“AHMEDABAD: Navsarjan Trust was a response to one of the worst instances of caste violence in Gujarat. In January 1986, the Rajputs of Golana village in Anand district shot dead four dalits...
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Ekta Parishad along with support organisations launched a decisive movement called Jan Satyagrah whose focus was to bring together people’s voices for a ‘National Land Reforms Act & Policy’ as a...
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Sequestering refugees in rural camps is no longer the norm: The most recent estimates indicate that almost half of refugees flock to urban areas and just one third to rural camps, according to the UN...
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Venue - Speaker Hall, Constitution Club, New Delhi. The consultation is being organized by National Federation of Dalit Land Rights Movement and supported by various Social Activists,...
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Dear friends,I am writing to you to appeal for actions in solidarity with the people of Dhinkia and the surrounding village  whose struggle against the Korean company POSCO has taken a...
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