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Laos - Land law no 4

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"Article 1. Objectives of the Land Law:

The objectives of the Land Law are to determine the regime on the management, protection and use of land in order to ensure efficiency and conformity with [land-use] objectives1 and with laws and regulations[,] and to contribute to national socio-economic development as well as to the protection of the environment and national borders of the Lao People's Democratic Republic."

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October 2003

Kazakhstan Civil Code

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Article 2(1): 

"1. Civil legislation is based on the recognition of the equality of the participants of the relations regulated thereby, inviolability of property, freedom of agreement, prohibition of arbitrary interference in somebody's private affairs, indispensability of the free exercise of civil rights, and provision for the restitution of violated rights and their defence in the court."

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December 1994

El canal fantasma de Nicaragua

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

El proyecto de una titánica obra pública amenaza a los campesinos e indígenas con perder sus tierras

 

El pasado diciembre se cumplieron dos años desde que se inauguró el inicio de la construcción del gran canal interoceánico de Nicaragua. Pero en lugar de máquinas y faenas obreras, un par de vacas deambulan en el camino de seis kilómetros que fue el primer y único avance de la gran obra, convertido en un sendero fangoso.