Desde Brasil a Filipinas, los movimientos "sin tierra" comparten el deseo de elevar sus voces ante el riesgo de ser silenciados frente al progresivo acaparamiento de terrenos agrícolas en sus países de origen.
Salete Carolo es una dirigente brasileña del Movimiento de los Trabajadores Rurales Sin Tierra (MST) que defiende la ocupación de latifundios improductivos como "método de lucha" para denunciar la concentración de la tierra y pedir al Gobierno una reforma agraria.
Recognition of the importance of institutions that provide security of property rights and relatively equal access to economic resources to a broad cross-section of society has renewed interest in the potential of asset redistribution, including land reforms. Empirical analysis of the impact of such policies is, however, scant and often contradictory. This paper uses panel household data from India, together with state-level variation in the implementation of land reform, to address some of the deficiencies of earlier studies.
The book provides the history of land issues in South Africa.
How LIFT promotes formalisation
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ROME, Aug 28 2017 (IPS) - Indigenous Maasai people in Loliondo region,Tanzania have been facing new cases of forced evictions and human rights violations, a major international organisation supporting indigenous peoples’ struggle for human rights and self-determination warned.
What do you get from fighting for land rights in Thailand? You cannot ask Den Khamlae, 65, a prominent grassroots land rights activist. He mysteriously disappeared in a forest reserve near his rickety home in Chaiyaphum last year.