pastoral lands


Pastoral land is land used by pastoralists and shepherds for grazing livestock.

Collective land tenure is under threat in Kenya. Why it needs to be protected

Monday, March 27, 2017


Pastoralism is the main production system practised by communities who live in range lands and dry lands which are usually arid or semi-arid. But pastoral communities are facing increasing pressure on their land.


Elevage : vers une résolution définitive du problème du Foncier pastoral et de mobilité des troupeaux au Mali

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Date: 25 janvier 2017

Source: Malijet

Par Abou Berthé

Nigeria: Farmers/Herdsmen Clash: Stakeholders Call For More Collaboration On Land Governance

Source: Leadership News
Author: Andrew Essein

The effective and efficient deployement of land resources as a method to resolving the pesistant clashes between farmers and herdsmen has again come to the fore with stakeholders and policy makers in the lands and agricultural sector calling for collaboration in the application of the appropriate land governance laws towards mitigating the ugly trend.

No. 6 Pastoralists Do Plan! Community-Led Land Use Planning in the Pastoral Areas of Ethiopia

Policy Papers & Briefs
November 2016

This issue paper No. 6 of the Rangelands Series consolidates a set of case studies which document how pastoralists plan landvand resource use in pastoral and agro-pastoral areas of Ethiopia. 

Kenyan Pastoralists Get Sh7.7 Billion World Bank Support

By: Kiarie Njoroge
Date: August 1st 2016
Source: / Daily Nation

Pastoralists are set to benefit from a Sh7.7 billion World Bank loan expected to ease losses related to drought and disease.

The financing is expected to cater for a range of activities including water provision, re-seeding of rangelands, animal vaccination and storing fodder to ensure increased yields for about 93,000 pastoralist households.

Australia: Pastoral land reforms have become public brawl: PGA

By: Jacinta Bolsenbroek
Date: March 24th 2016
Source: Farm Weekly

THE Pastoral Lands Board (PLB) issue has become a public brawl, according to the Pastoralists and Graziers Association (PGA) president Tony Seabrook.

He said after six months of trying to resolve the issue behind closed doors with Lands Minister Terry Redman, with little response, the PGA would continue its fight for WA pastoralists.