Focus on Land in Africa: Mali Lesson Brief, Tenure Insecurity in Urban Mali

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This lesson brief focuses on how issues of unaffordable land and land formalization processes in Mali have fueled tenure insecurity for the urban poor.  It is part of the Focus on Land in Africa: Land Tenure and Property Rights online educational tool. In Mali, many of the urban poor face tenure insecurity which leaves them vulnerable to expropriation, landlessness, and poverty.

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Date of publication
January 2011

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