land administration

Ativistas, artistas e pesquisadores de 15 países se reuniram na Maré (Créditos: Divulgação / Instituto Maria e João Aleixo)

Pesquisadores internacionais discutem as periferias na Maré (Brasil)

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Pensar a ideia de periferia. Esta foi a missão nada fácil de ativistas, pesquisadores e intelectuais de 15 países, reunidos no Complexo da Maré durante a última semana. Eles participaram do seminário internacional “O que é a periferia afinal e qual o seu lugar na cidade?”, que aconteceu nos dias 16 e 17 de março no Galpão Bela Maré.

A Post-Conflict Land Administration and Peacebuilding Handbook

Journal Articles & Books
April 2007

Throughout history, conflicts have been waged over land. Confrontations over territory, border disputes, occupation of the territory of one State by another, or grievances stemming from inequitable access to land invariably have dramatic consequences for human settlements. Never before has this been truer than with today?uss very different types of conflict which are increasingly taking place within nations.

Indigenous people are losing their livelihood

Journal Articles & Books
January 2010

In many Asian, African, and South American nations, indigenous people are being driven from their homes: Government authorities are leasing hundreds of thousands of hectares of land belonging to indigenous people who only in the rarest of cases possess deeds to the land that are recognised by the authorities. Although in many cases their ancestors have lived on the land for centuries, these rights were never recorded in the land registries. The way of life and the livelihood of many indigenous peoples are severely threatened by their land being sold off.

Tanzania’s Village Land Act 15 years on

Journal Articles & Books
September 2016

The year 2016 marks 15 years since the new wave land reforms became operational in Tanzania. Despite its ambitious goals – encouraging land registration and titling, and empowering women and other vulnerable groups – the results are disillusioning. A brief overview of 15 years of implementation, using the Village Land Act as a case study.

MPF determina que Funai e Iphan registrem sítios arqueológicos localizados em terra indígena no Estado (Brasil)

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

As Superintendências do Instituto do Patrimônio Histórico e Artístico Nacional (Iphan) e da Fundação Nacional do Índio (Funai) em Mato Grosso terão que promover o registro no Cadastro Nacional dos Sítios Arqueológicos (CNSA) dos sítios arqueológicos localizados na Terra Indígena Portal do Encantado, da comunidade Chiquitana. A determinação foi feita pelo Ministério Público Federal.