land policies

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land policy
Reports & Research
July 2017

Land is an important source of identity and a precious asset with significant emotional connection in India. It is also the main source of rural and feudal power structure for most of India’s history. Land is a symbol of social status, cultural identity and an expression of political power. The value of land is deeply ingrained in the consciousness and well-being of the poor farmers and indigenous communities who make up a substantial portion of India’s total population.

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25 July 2017
Algeria

Date : 24 juillet 2017

Source : Reflexiondz.net

Le ministre de l'Intérieur, des collectivités locales et l'aménagement du territoire, Noureddine Bedoui, a procédé, samedi à Alger, à l'installation des nouveaux walis et des walis délégués et ce suite au dernier mouvement opéré par le président de la République, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, dans le corps des walis.

24 July 2017
India

Hyderabad, Jul 24 (PTI) People’s groups today called for rejection of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the mega Free Trade Agreement (FTA) which is currently being negotiated in the city.

People’s groups from different parts of the city took out a protest rally demanding to stop RCEP talks.

The RCEP is a proposed mega regional FTA, which 16 countries including India and ASEAN countries are negotiating.

25 July 2017
India

Title deeds have been issued to only 472 persons so far; work to distribute them is under way, says government

More than a year after the Supreme Court had vacated its stay on a Madras High Court order and facilitated distribution of land title deeds to those entitled,under the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006, the State government had issued title deeds only to 472 persons so far.

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24 July 2017
Mauritania

Date: 18 juillet 2017

Source: Farmlandgrab

Par: Cheikh Sidya

Mauritanie : Le Fonds saoudien finance l'agriculture irriguée dans le sud mauritanien avec une enveloppe de 10,40 milliards d'ouguiyas (16 millions d'euros). Ce prêt va contribuer à la réalisation d'un projet d'aménagement de 3.500 hectares sur le lac Rkiz, dont le coup d'envoi a été donné ce lundi.

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Brazil

Autor: André Cabette Fábio , Nexo Jornal

Fontehttps://www.nexojornal.com.br/expresso/2017/07/20/Como-o-governo-Temer-est%C3%A1-restringindo-a-demarca%C3%A7%C3%A3o-de-terras-ind%C3%ADgenas
 

Nova regra determina que povos que não ocupavam suas terras originárias em 1988 não têm direito a reivindicá-las