- The Times of IndiaNov 25 07:13 PM
Ensuring women's right to land could go a long way towards empowering them and improving their standard of life, feel experts."It's still a tricky issue for women to demand their land rights.
WOLREC train chiefs on women access to land - Nyasa Times
- Thomas Reuters FondationNov 24 03:14 PM
TORONTO, Nov 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A potential trade pact between the European Union and Guyana must contain land rights protections for local residents in order to avert the possible displacement of indigenous people, activists said on Tuesday.
Indigenous peoples given interactive map to help... - Thomas Reuters Fondation
Vermont Gas working to secure land rights for pi... - The Washington Times
New Interactive Map Helps Tribes Defend Land Rig... - Indian Country Today
- The StandardNov 27 01:10 AM
Eleven villagers and a small house developer have been convicted of fraud, for lying to the government over secret deals to sell their land rights to ...
- The Christian Science MonitorNov 16 08:36 AM
A global interactive map called LandMark helps indigenous peoples worldwide prove that their land is not vacant, idle, or available for outside exploitation.
TIAA-CREF, U.S. Investment Giant, Accused of Lan... - International Herald Tribune
- Voice of AmericaNov 19 10:30 AM
Indigenous peoples whose land rights have often been exploited due to lack of maps and data have a new tool to help secure their rights: a global interactive map of the land they claim called LandMark. Indigenous peoples and communities claim to hold about two-thirds of the world's land but are legally recognized as holding only 10 percent, according to think thank World Resources Institute (WRI...
In the land of fraud, loss and dispossession - Daily News
TIAA-CREF, U.S. Investment Giant, Accused of Lan... - New York Times
- EurActivNov 24 11:14 PM
Rising trade in timber stemming from such a deal could improve living standards in the South American country, according to a report released by activist groups the Forest Peoples Programme and the Amerindian Peoples Association.
- The GuardianNov 26 05:29 AM
Andrew Stoddart and his family, who were told they must leave farm he has tended for 22 years, secure eviction postponement after talks with landlord A tenant farmer facing immediate eviction with minimal compensation has won an eleventh hour reprieve in a case that has galvanised the land rights movement in Scotland. Andrew Stoddart announced on Thursday – the day before his family’s scheduled...
- Reuters via Yahoo! Singapore NewsNov 04 07:43 PM
By Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ensuring rainforest communities have secure land rights can reduce deforestation and land-use conflicts and prevent tens of millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions each year, new research shows. The World Resources Institute (WRI) said a study it published on Thurday is based on the first research using a model that compares the ...
- GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! FinanceNov 23 06:50 AM
NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2015-- Omagine, Inc. disclosed in its third quarter report on Form 10- Q filed today with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that its consolidated financial statements for the ...
- Thomas Reuters FondationNov 04 05:26 PM
BOGOTA, Nov 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ensuring rainforest communities have secure land rights can reduce deforestation and land-use conflicts and prevent tens of millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions each year, new research shows.
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