Gender and Land Rights Database


Instituições nacionais e locais que executam as disposições sobre a terra

The federal government is in charge of enacting laws for the use and conservation of land and other natural resources (20).

The federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been given the responsibility to implement the Rural Land Proclamation by providing professional support and coordinating the competent authorities. The ministry also is responsible for coordinating the work at the federal and regional levels in order to provide necessary inputs for further policy making (8).

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