Giving people land title and passing new land laws fall short in addressing poverty

By Jason A. Baguia | Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:29 AM

WASHINGTON  (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Land reform programmes and giving people land title are not proving sufficient to reduce poverty, policymakers and experts said on Monday in recommending that governments address land issues as part of a broader economic development plan.   

Governments and development agencies have embraced land reform as an important way to strengthen people&...

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