• 9 May 2023

This short policy brief from USAID highlights some findings from the USAID-funded Mapping Approaches for Securing Tenure (MAST) programme’s activities in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia, of relevance to issues of ...

  • 9 May 2023

This short policy brief from USAID highlights some achievements for women’s land rights from the USAID-funded Mapping Approaches for Securing Tenure (MAST) programme’s activities in Mozambique, Tanzania and ...

  • 9 April 2023

The author of the seminal 2009 book on Land Reform in Developing Countries – Property Rights and Property Wrongs, IDS Emeritus Fellow Michael Lipton, passed away in early 2023 and the link here includes a wide ...

  • 1 March 2023

This tribute to Robin Palmer was authored by his long-time friend, collaborator, and fellow member of Mokoro, Martin Adams. It speaks to his tremendous contribution to land rights and land tenure security for all, ...

  • 1 March 2023

This tribute to Robin Palmer was authored by the land rights scholar and activist Professor Ian Scoones of the University of Sussex’s Institute of Development Studies. Robin and Ian shared a common interest in ...

  • 1 March 2023

This tribute to Robin Palmer was authored by his fellow land rights collaborator at Oxfam, Craig Castro, and was published on Oxfam’s From Poverty to Power blog. The article shares lessons from Robin’s many ...

  • 28 December 2021

The Key Messages on Sustaining Peace through Women’s Empowerment and Increased Access to Land and Property Rights in Fragile and Conflict-affected Contexts were intended to provide a reference on how to empower ...

  • 7 December 2021

In many parts of the world large-scale projects such as agribusiness plantations, mines and infrastructure have heightened the policy imperative to recognise the rights of socially, politically and juridically ...

  • 2 December 2021

Includes the literature rush, a longer-term perspective, contingent outcomes and flawed models, the place of legal research and action. Analytical work can help identify entry points to support governments and ...

  • 1 November 2021

The 2021 Conference on Land Policy in Africa opened with a resounding call for African countries to develop pro-poor land policies and inclusive land tenure rights, particularly for women and youth. Anything related ...