This set of research briefs present a summary of research work undertaken jointly by ILRI, IFPRI and the University of Gottingen. The research has the following objectives:
- To better understand how environmental risk affects the use and management of resources under various property rights regimes.
- To identify circumstances under which different pathways of change in land use and property rights are followed.
- To identify how policy and other external interventions can help communities achieve desirable pathways and mitigated negative impacts of undesirable pathways.