Land Rights and Land Conflicts in Africa: A review of issues and experiences

June 2006
Christian Lund, Rie Odgaard and Espen Sjaastad (Danish Institute for International Studies)

Based on experiences gained by the 3 authors through previous research activities and assignments in different parts of Africa and reading of existing literature. Identifies and discusses what is seen as being the most important issues in the ongoing debate about African land rights and land conflicts. Presents and discusses various policy approaches being adopted on the continent to solve land tenure problems and related conflicts.