USAID LAND TENURE and PROPERTY RIGHTS PORTAL

Videos

USAID has produced nine training videos to provide an overview of the ways that land tenure and property rights issues intersect with other concerns, which include: economic growth; food security; natural resource management; climate change; and conflict. Videos: Introduction to Land Tenure and Property Rights Definitions of Key Concepts and Terms, Land Tenure and Property Rights...
 
FACT: Women produce 43% of the food in developing countries but own less than 10% of the land. When women in developing countries have secure rights to land and property, it creates a ripple of benefits for their families and communities. This 19-minute documentary, "Women's Land Rights" A Ripple Effect" examines why land matters for women and young girls in Ethiopia and Kenya....
 
This video details the problems faced by diamond miners working with alluvial diamonds in the Central African Republic, and the challenges of affirming property rights at the grass roots level. The video briefly summarizes the 8-step process PRADD developed to translate customary rights into statutory rights. The process combines community development techniques to identify,...
 
This video details the 8-step process PRADD developed to make the customary property rights of tribal communities visible within the structure of national statutory laws. The PRADD process helps the miners document customary property rights claims, eventually moving towards legalizing those claims at the government level and making it easier to trace the diamonds they find with...
 
A collection of videos from the USAID-funded Strengthening Property Rights in Timor-Leste program, known locally as "Ita Nia Rai" ("Our Land"). This program aims to strengthen and clarify property rights, including aiding government to develop implementing regulations for the land law (i.e., registration, taxation, valuation, expropriation, foreign ownership). YouTube embedded...
 
An overview of the ways USAID is working with the Government of Ethiopia to improve systems of land administration, and strengthen and secure citizens' rights to land.
 
This video details the problems faced by diamond miners working with alluvial diamonds in the Central African Republic, and the challenges of affirming property rights at the grass roots level. The video briefly summarizes the 8-step process PRADD developed to translate customary rights into statutory rights. The process combines community development techniques to identify,...
 
En dépit de la valeur des minéraux qu’ils collectent, les artisans miniers (du diamant) et leurs communautés vivent dans une pauvreté accablante. Le projet Droits de Propriété et Développement du Diamant Artisanal (DPDDA) est un projet-pilote financé par l’USAID destiné à améliorer le niveau de vie des artisans miniers et de leurs communautés en développant des méthodes assurant un droit à la terre...
 
En dépit de la valeur des minéraux qu’ils collectent, les artisans miniers (du diamant) et leurs communautés vivent dans une pauvreté accablante. Le projet Droits de Propriété et Développement du Diamant Artisanal (DPDDA) est un projet-pilote financé par l’USAID destiné à améliorer le niveau de vie des artisans miniers et de leurs communautés en développant des méthodes assurant un droit à la terre...
 
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