Information for 9297IIED
Rural Land Plans: Establishing relevant systems for identifying and recording customary rights
Issue paper, 24 pages
Can identifying and recording customary rights contribute to the securing of these rights? This paper looks at this question by describing the aims and content of rural land plan tools, looking at experiences in different countries and seeing how they contribute to securing land tenure. Case studies are from Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Benin and Guinea.