Gender and Land Rights Database


Instituições nacionais e locais que executam as disposições sobre a terra

- The State Commission on Agrarian Reform, established by the 1995 Presidential Decree No. 313, is responsible for carrying out agrarian reform. It performs the following functions:
i. elaborates the agrarian reform programme;
ii. examines and validates territorial land reform programmes;
iii. elaborates instructions and  recommendations for implementing land reform;
iv. informs the population on the advancement of land reform.

- The State Commission on Land Reform established regional and local bodies throughout the country to assist in the reform process (21).

Sources: numbers in brackets (*) refer to sources displayed in the Bibliography