Linking land governance and food security in Africa. Outcomes from Uganda, Ghana & Ethiopia

August 2016
LANDac Reflection Paper (Gerard Baltissen and Gemma Betsema)

Equitable access to land is vital for inclusive economic growth, sustainable development and food security. Much is known about the topics of land governance and food security, but it is not always clear how the two relate to each other, especially in specific country contexts. Brings together findings and outcomes from Uganda, Ghana and Ethiopia to provide policy recommendations for improved land governance and food security in Africa. Highlights national policies, institutions, and international frameworks; land administration and land use planning; responsible agribusiness investments; gender equity.