Reports & Research

Reports & Research is a resource type for publications where research was involved in establishing the report, but not necessarily with an academic approach. The resource type aims to bring together under which all the different types of resources that have been identified as "research report", "case report", "research report", "case study", "use case report", as well as "workshop report" or "flagship reports". Good practice reviews are also generally nested under this resource type.

Reports & Research
Mayo 2016
Global

The *Voluntary Guidelines on Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT) are a globally negotiated and agreed framework endorsed in the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) on 11 May 2012.

Reports & Research
Mayo 2016
Global

A recent wave of large-scale land deals for plantation agriculture in low- and middle-income countries has fostered lively debates about development pathways and policy options to promote agricultural development in such countries. It has also fostered widespread demand for practical guidance on how to tackle the difficult issues involved in developing investments that respond to both local aspirations and commercial concerns.

Reports & Research
Mayo 2016
Global

In recent years, corruption in land governance has come under greater scrutiny, not least as a result of increased commercial value of agricultural and peri-urban land in developing countries and concerns that corruption may play a role in facilitating large-scale land acquisition by investors. Corruption is associated with unresponsive, unaccountable and frequently ineffective land governance, as recognised in the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT).

Reports & Research
Mayo 2016
América Septentrional
Canadá

Source: Mapaq

En février 2015, le ministre Pierre Paradis confiait à Jean Pronovost, sous-ministre à la retraite et membre de plusieurs conseils d’administration d’institutions importantes des secteurs économique et culturel, la tâche de mener cette étude et de formuler des recommandations.

Reports & Research
Marzo 2016
África oriental
Etiopía

On September 15, 2015, the World Bank announced US$600 million of financing for a new initiative in Ethiopia, Enhancing Shared Prosperity through Equitable Services (ESPES). Its purported aim, like its predecessor, the Promoting Basic Services (PBS) program, is expanding access to basic services such as water, education, and healthcare.

Reports & Research
Octubre 2015
América Latina y el Caribe
Colombia

El objetivo del presente documento es describir la estructura actual de tenencia de la tierra por parte de los diversos grupos étnicos que conforman la sociedad civil rural de Colombia. El documento aborda la temática desde una perspectiva descriptiva general.

Reports & Research
Abril 2016
Global

Date: 06 avril 2016

Source: Médiaterre

Selon le WWF, La moitié des sites du Patrimoine mondial sont menacés par des activités industrielles

Selon le dernier rapport du WWF, 114 des 229 sites naturels et mixtes inscrits au Patrimoine mondial sont menacés par des activités industrielles néfastes. Concessions pétrolière, minière ou gazière, surpêche, exploitation forestière illégale, surexploitation des ressources en eau, infrastructures de transport ou de tourisme : les menaces sont nombreuses.

Reports & Research
Abril 2016
Global

Source: Médiaterre

Date: 04/04/2016

 C’est le clou de l’Appel mondial à l’action sur les  droits fonciers. Pour ce faire Oxfam, International Land Coalition, Rights and Resources Initiative ont publié un rapport baptisé « Terres Communes: Sécuriser les droits fonciers et protéger la planète » dont voici le résumé.

Reports & Research
Marzo 2016
África

Women cocoa farmers are central to the sustainability of the cocoa supply chain and cocoa-growing communities. Too often unrecognized and undervalued, women’s labor makes significant contributions to the amount of cocoa produced, which is under increasing demand.