The tenure of agricultural land.
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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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ContributionsPeel, W.R.
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Number of Pages76
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Open LibraryOL19646653M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Orwin, C.S. (Charles Stewart), Tenure of agricultural land. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, The Guidelines promote responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests, with respect to all forms of tenure: public, private, communal, indigenous, customary, and informal. Their overarching goals are to achieve food security for all and support the progressive realization of the right to adequate food in the context of national. Product Information. Originally published in , Dr Currie's main emphasis in this book is on the economic theory of agricultural land tenure, but he also makes extensive reference to the historical development of land tenure in England. issue of land tenure systems and agricultural productivity in Nigeria. It is basically focused on the understanding of land tenure from a Nigerian perspective, types of land tenure systems, the land use decree and its constraints in relation to agricultural production and above all, the impact of landFile Size: KB.

John M. Ashley, in Food Security in the Developing World, Introduction. Land tenure is a complex social institution which governs the relationship among people with regard to assets such as land, water bodies and forests. It can have a legal or customary basis, or both. Access to land for the rural poor is often based on custom rather than title deed. UN member States endorsed the Agenda and committed to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a set of 17 Global Goals, in a year period. The Agenda for Sustainable Development contains land-related targets and indicators under SDGs 1, 2, 5, 11 and In urban settings, land tenure is often insecure for slum dwellers and for the poor. In rural settings, land tenure is also often insecure for the poor, as well as for women, who face problems such as unlawful evictions by family members after the death of a husband or father. Achieving land tenure reform is by no means an easy or quick process. 2. Economic case for land tenure reform 9 The international tenure reform debate 9 Land titling and agricultural production in Africa 10 Putting the land titling issue in perspective in Africa 12 3. The status of tenure in the former homelands 15 Economic constraints imposed on rural households in the former homelands

Land tenure is important in rural development interventions which place an emphasis on building people’s endowments of assets so they can enjoy sustainable livelihoods. Alivelihood is sustainable when it can cope with, Land tenure and rural development 3 File Size: KB. Land tenure may be defined as the terms and conditions on which land is held, used and transacted. Land tenure reform refers to a planned change in the terms and conditions (e.g. the adjustment of the terms of contracts between land owners and tenants, or the conversion of more informal tenancy into formal property rights). A. The Economic Theory of Agricultural Land Tenure by J. M. Currie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Economic Theory of Agricultural Land Tenure by Currie, J M - AbeBooks. Through a comparison of Asia and Africa, Land Tenure and Natural Resource Management examines the evolution of land tenure institutions within diverse cultural, natural, and policy environments. Specific topics include the evolution of customary land tenure, the impacts of land tenure policies, and common property management.