Land titles for farmers help cut Brazil's forest loss - scientist
Farmers would be more inclined to adopt environmentally friendly methods if they were given formal tenure or ownership of land
Kazakh leader evokes Ukraine as land protests spread
Protests in Kazakhstan were sparked by fears that land reforms will allow foreigners to take over farmland
On a bus, South Africans claim back land taken under apartheid
Initiative to contact victims of racially motivated land dispossession and help them claim back their land
Hands off our island, Australia: Norfolk residents fight "re-colonisation"
The island's residents - many of them descendants of mutineers from HMS Bounty - have presented a petition to UN accusing Australia of 'recolonisation'
Landless quake victims missing out as Nepal rebuilds, Oxfam says
Thousands deprived of funds to rebuild because they do not own land or cannot prove they owned the land where they lived
Peruvian potato farmer is among six Goldman environmental prize winners
Peruvian farmer's five-year land rights campaign eventually led to suspension of $4.8 billion mining project
FEATURE - Maasai winner of environment prize protects land from 'grabbers'
"Some people call this land a 'conservation area', but for me and my family this is our home" - Edward Loure, Maasai community leader
UK Land Registry privatisation plan weakens drive on corruption-experts
Public opposition to the proposal has been growing, marked by the launch of a petition and a campaign
Scotland moves against wealthy gentry dominating land
"Scotland's land grabs took place a couple of hundred years ago... now communities are trying to get some balance of ownership"
Myanmar's new government inherits problems and promise of special economic zones
Are special economic zones in Myanmar rewarding investors, and not the communities displaced to make way for them?