Governance of Tenure

Transfers and other changes to tenure rights and duties

Part 4 of the Voluntary Guidelines addresses the governance of tenure when tenure rights are transferred. Transfers can take place in a variety of ways. 



Investments can be important for development but safeguards are often needed to ensure that legitimate tenure rights are protected. Read more



Land consolidation

Land consolidation provides an opportunity for farmers to improve the layout and use of their parcels. The development of appropriate strategies and programmes can help countries to ensure that land consolidation approaches fit local requirements. Read more