Geographical focus

By: Doreen Andoh
Date: April 28th 2016
Source: Graphic Online

The Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Ms Barbara Serwaa Asamoah, has underscored the relevance of women’s access to land in national development, describing it as fundamental to women’s economic empowerment and sustainable livelihoods.


By: Lizabeth Paulat
Date: April 27th 2016
Source: Voice of America News

KAMPALA, UGANDA—Uganda has just finalized a deal to build a pipeline to Tanzania’s Tanga port, a deal that brings the country a step closer to exploiting its vast oil reserves. But gaps in land governance law could stand in the way.