Working Paper 04/2011: Corruption in the land sector

Filed under - Land Management

Working paper published 8 November 2011
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Unprecedented pressures on land and its governance have been created. As evident around the globe, where land governance is deficient, high levels of corruption often flourish. Under such a system, land distribution is unequal, tenure is insecure, and natural resources are poorly managed.

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Country / Territory - International   |   Bangladesh   |   Cambodia   |   Georgia   |   Kenya   |   Mexico   |   Spain   
Region - Global   |   Sub-Saharan Africa   |   Americas   |   Asia Pacific   |   Europe and Central Asia   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Land Management   |   Poverty and development   
Tags - Land management   |   UN FAO   |   Agriculture   |   Sustainable development   |   Natural resources   

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