land tenure


By Luca Chinotti, Global Policy Advisor, International Land Coalition (ILC)


Without People-Centred Land Governance, governments will not be able to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In fact, if we fail to secure and protect land rights, for those who live on and from the land, it will be impossible...


By Jamal Browne

Since the adoption of the global indicator framework by the UN Statistical Commission (UNSC) back in March 2016, significant progress has been made on a set of tenure-related indicators – familiarly referred to as the ‘land indicators’ – primarily through the efforts of the Global Land Indicators Initiative (GLII).

November 1962

An Act to deal with the settlement of Government Land in the State of Odisha. It is enacted as a general legislation formulating a set of uniform principles regarding lease of Government waste lands with the primary objective of governing the settlement of waste lands in a planned manner uniformly throughout the State.

Indonesia rice plantation
20 August 2017

Global population is projected for a rise from the present tally of about 7.1 billion to over 9 billion around 2050. This translates into an annual demand of over one billion extra tonnes of extra cereals and 200 million tonnes of livestock products, which means more aggressive agricultural expansion. Is this a problem? There are two ways to view it: we will need to produce more food and more importantly, produce more nutritious food. The latter has lately been a key challenge in the global food sector: eradicate hunger with high-quality food (Sustainable Development Goal 2).

19 March 2018 to 23 March 2018


World Bank Headquarters
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The World Bank is pleased to invite abstract submissions for the 19th Annual Conference on Land and Poverty to be held March 19 – 23, 2018 in Washington, DC, USA.

The Land and Poverty conference will present the latest research and practice on the diversity of reforms, interventions, and innovations in the land sector around the world. The 2018 conference theme will be: Land Governance in an Interconnected World

Titulação de terra quilombola é uma medida compensatória, diz advogado. |Foto: Associação Nossa Gente Quilombola/ Facebook
18 August 2017

Autor:Lilian Campelo, Jornal Sul21



O Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) suspendeu o julgamento da Ação Direta de Inconstitucionalidade (ADI), de número 3239, que estava marcado para esta quarta-feira (16) e que questiona o decreto que regulamenta as terras quilombolas. A ação foi aberta pelo partido DEM (Democratas).