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Published: 01 March 2011
Whose land is this, anyway? Whose land is this, anyway? More
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 35–40.
Published: 01 June 2011
... controls the land, who controls the resources, and whether it’s going to be just one guy, in which case you have a dictatorship, or whether there will be many people, in which case you create some kind of a landed bourgeoisie of small landholders. So as far as I’m concerned, the fact that you have turmoil...
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Published: 01 December 2011
Reflecting on property rights at a land conflict mediation session in Blukwa, Ituri. Reflecting on property rights at a land conflict mediation session in Blukwa, Ituri. More
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Published: 01 June 2013
White Out: Helicopter pilots must land in deep snow, blinded by blowing powder and fog, creating a potentially deadly environment. White Out: Helicopter pilots must land in deep snow, blinded by blowing powder and fog, creating a potentially deadly environment. More
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Published: 01 June 2011
To learn more, read Ashwin Parulkar’s “African Land, Up For Grabs,” from the Spring 2011 issue of World Policy Journal. Go to www.bit.ly/land-grab-africa or scan this barcode with your mobile device. —The Editors To learn more, read Ashwin Parulkar’s “African Land, Up For Grabs,” from More
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (2): 47–53.
Published: 01 June 2010
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 24–30.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Lauren Carasik Lawyer Lauren Carasik argues that the World Bank’s private-lending arm, the International Finance Corporation, has stoked a bloody land dispute in Honduras by funding the oligarch-owned agribusiness behind the violence. Now, with Carasik’s help, the Honduran farmers are taking...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 64–68.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of the ability to designate ancestral land for indigenous peoples. Brazilian journalist Fernanda Canofre reports on the politics behind the nation’s land battles, which killed more than 60 people last year. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 indigenous Brazil land rights Michel Temer Dilma...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 24–27.
Published: 01 December 2017
... lands. Following the creation of Israel in 1948 and the subsequent nakba (the mass Palestinian exodus that took place that same year), 13,000 Arab Bedouin in the Naqab were confined in a militarized zone (called sayeg in Hebrew or siyaj in Arabic), separated from both Jewish and other Arab...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 33–40.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Masaru Tamamoto M a sa ru Yam am oto is a senior fe llo w o f the W orld P o licy In stitu te. H e resides in Yokoham a, J a p a n . A Land Without Patriots The Yasukuni Controversy and Japanese Nationalism M asaru Tamamoto Junichiro Koizumi...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 103–110.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Whose land is this, anyway? Whose land is this, anyway? ...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 99–105.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Maurizio Bongioanni In the Dolj region alone, 135 farms with Italian investment capital have been registered at the Agency for the Internationalization of Italian Companies (ICE), accounting for nearly 75,000 acres of arable land—half of all the farmland managed by foreign companies...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 49–55.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Kenneth E. Barden © World Policy Institute 2011 2011 World Policy Institute Bonriki, Kiribati—Approaching Bonriki airport for a landing, the triangular coral atoll of Tarawa looks very much like the sails of the traditional boats used to travel between the islands of this South Pacific...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Members of a Philippine marine landing team prepare for deployment in the wake of the beheading of 15 marines in southwestern Mindanao. The security and economic stability of Mindanao always deteriorates in the wake of any armed clashes between government forces and guerrillas fighting More
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 70–80.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Reflecting on property rights at a land conflict mediation session in Blukwa, Ituri. Reflecting on property rights at a land conflict mediation session in Blukwa, Ituri. ...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 79–87.
Published: 01 June 2012
... to Phnom Penh-based Shukaku Inc. in the form of a 99-year lease, which allows the company to clear the land for economic development. The local company belongs to Lao Meng Khin, a close friend of Prime Minister Hun Sen and a senator from the ruling Cambodian People’s Party, but several Chinese companies...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 June 2016
... expensive London properties that become, in effect, safety deposit boxes. So what’s to be done? The first, most obvious thing to do is to increase public spending on housing so more affordable homes can be built. Beyond this, local and public authorities that own land fit for housing construction...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 86–107.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Khadija Sharife © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute London—James Carter, an investor who sank over $100,000 in several distressed ‘‘assets’’—carbon credits, land, palm oil—believes the companies had at least the appearance of legitimacy, or so the brokers...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-induced or a calculated scheme by politicians to displace the ranchers and take over their land, the resulting detentions of indigenous people represent a clash between Kenya’s criminal justice system, colonial property rights regimes, and the customary practices of pastoralist communities. Property...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 120–129.
Published: 01 June 2015
... percent of the figure just three years earlier, and in the final weeks of the war, barely any land at all was under cultivation and accessible to whatever population was still controlled by the American-backed government. As I wrote in one of my first dispatches to The New York Times : Photo: Africa...
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