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COP27: TIME TO CHANGE LAND INVESTMENT PRACTICE!

Investors are neglecting good practice principles in land - and threatening indigenous people’s land rights, rain forests, and ultimately the climate

Only 29% of land investments in main forest basin countries* show a satisfactory level of compliance with the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure (VGGTs).

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Low transparency …

2022-11-14
Little progress in practice: Assessing transparency, inclusiveness and sustainability in large-scale land acquisitions in Africa

Despite the progress made in terms of global and national land policy frameworks, effective changes in practices remain limited. This is particularly the case with regard to large-scale land acquisitions (LSLAs), as highlighted through this assessment of the implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure (VGGTs) …

2022-05-16

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