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land rights of individuals among the Myakyusa

Godfrey Wilson

land rights of individuals among the Myakyusa

by Godfrey Wilson

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Published by The Rhodes-Livingstone institute in Livingstone, Northern Rhodesia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nyakyusa (African people),
  • Land tenure -- Tanzania.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Godfrey Wilson ...
    SeriesThe Rhodes-Livingstone papers -- no. 1., Rhodes-Livingstone papers -- no. 1.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16601791M

    Historical Context of Land Tenure System. Land is a basic resource from which all human beings and other living creatures depend upon their survival. In Tanzania over 80% of population who living in rural areas depend entirely on land through farming, livestock keeping, mining, fishing, hunting and gathering, or doing varieties of related. livelihoods and organised resistance against the loss of land rights. Moreover, the land question in Africa needs to be examined in the wider context of struggles over land rights “embedded” in the control, by external capital and the state, of extensive lands which harbour minerals and .

    Customary rights to land and resources, particularly for Indigenous Peoples, are clearly recognized in international human rights law. The relationship between protected areas and community land rights is important for biodiversity conservation because of the tremendous contributions that Indigenous Peoples and local communitiesFile Size: KB. The right to land at crossroads in Myanmar. A commentary by Jenny Franco and (v) conducting research ‘on best procedures for restitution of rights to land and housing of individuals, households and communities that had to abandon the area where they previously resided due to illegal land confiscation, civil war, natural disasters or other.

    THE EFFECTS OF EXISTING LAND TENURE SYSTEMS ON LAND USE IN KENYA TODAY Chege WAIGANJO and Paul E. N. NGUGI, Kenya rights in land or other resources and the conditions under which those rights are to be held trust land and by individuals or organisations owning freehold land. The maximum term ofFile Size: 40KB. The Protection of Rights to Customary Land Ownership in Acholi Region: The Case of Youth in Acholi Youths in attendance at the Land Awareness Week session at Bana Village, Amuru District. The community lives in fear of losing their land to investors and above all have lost trust in their leaders as well as fellow community members. Funded by: .


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