Improving governance of pastoral lands. Implementing the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security

November 2016
FAO (Governance of Tenure Technical Guide 6)

Builds on a number of initiatives and studies from recent years that have shone a light on pastoral governance and land tenure: on the inherent challenges pastoralists face, the shortcomings of governments in securing pastoral tenure, and emerging examples of success and progress from around the world. Provides solutions to securing pastoral governance and tenure without undermining the inherent complexity of customary arrangements within a rapidly changing context.  Designed for several audiences including those who are looking for practical guidance on how to proceed in securing pastoral land tenure.