The publications section offers a topic specific overview of the latest publications by international research organisations, civil society and academia, but also by the members and partners of the Platform.
The Quantifying Tenure Risk is a joint initiative between the Overseas Development Institute and TMP Systems to provide data and analysis to reduce land conflict and improve land governance through better informed investment decisions. The study and tool is primarily geared towards investors to make a stronger, objective case for investing in better due diligence.
The final evaluation of the Global Programme to support the implementation of the VGGT acknowledges the Global Donor Working Group on Land as an excellent forum for enhanced coordination and targeted resource mobilisation.
FAO released a new technical guide on valuing land tenure rights in line with the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security.
This study presents the key provisions on land governance of all recent international frameworks, analyses which new issues appeared, which old ones have gained additional support and those which have received less attention.
One of the key challenges in achieving policy coherence on land rights is to overcome the gap between two groups of actors with different logics, namely the ‘economic efficiency or fiscal approach’ and the ‘sustainability and human rights based approach’.