FAO LAND TENURE STUDIES 8

FAO LAND TENURE STUDIES 8

Access to rural land and land administration after violent conflicts


FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
Rome 2008

 

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FAO Land Tenure Studies
Acknowledgements
Foreword

1. INTRODUCTION

2. POST-CONFLICT SETTINGS

Violent conflicts and their causes
The start and end of the post-conflict period
Characteristics of the post-conflict environment
The displacement and return of refugees and internally displaced persons

3. LAND TENURE IN POST-CONFLICT SETTINGS

Land tenure and its administration
Access to land in post-conflict settings
Land administration in post-conflict settings
Customary lands
The importance of considering land tenure in post-conflict settings

4. ASSISTANCE IN ASSESSMENT MISSIONS

5. ASSISTANCE WITH EMERGENCY ACTIVITIES

Recognition of land tenure problems
The land tenure system
Adjudication of land rights
Need for land
Availability of land
Operational framework
Policy framework
Legal framework
Inter-agency coordination
Communication
Identification of priorities
Design and implementation of short-term actions

6. ASSISTANCE WITH THE DEVELOPMENT OF POLICIES

Restitution
Resettlement
Establishment of an operational system
Co-ordination and communication

7. ASSISTANCE WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF POLICIES

8. FINAL COMMENTS

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