Safeguarding and enhancing land-based livelihoods. Social protection and land governance in Mozambique

April 2016
FAO Land and Water Division Working Paper 12 (Christopher Tanner)

Includes introduction – rural areas and land; overview of social protection; social protection, vulnerability and land governance; case study Mozambique – social protection, land governance and social protection; answering the question; conclusion. Analyses ways to minimize livelihood insecurity of rural people, addresses unfair causes of their socio-economic situation and suggests the promotion of their own initiative to get rid of poverty, thanks to land rights and social protection programmes.