Essays about: "Communal Property"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Communal Property.

  1. 1. Indigenous Peoples' Right to Land and Natural Resources When Companies Act In Their Traditional Territory: An Enquire of International Human Rights Systems with a Focus on the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and the African Regional System of Human Rights

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Luiza De Freitas Lima Fernandes; [2020]
    Keywords : International Human Rights Law; Indigenous Peoples; Business and Human Rights; Inter-American Court of human Rights; African Regional System of Human Rights; Right to Land; International Law; Indigenous Rights; Communal Property; Non-State Actors; Regional Systems of Human Rights Protection; UNGPs; Private Companies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis approaches how International Human Rights Law is addressing the protection of indigenous peoples’ right to land when States give concessions for companies to act inside indigenous traditional territory. Cases of harmful conducts committed by companies in indigenous territory are continuously happening around the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. Occupied Peripheries: Rethinking Landscape in the Anthropocene Visuality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Lena Quelvennec; [2018]
    Keywords : Landscape; visuality; experimental geography; Anthropocene; The ZAD.; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Although landscape representations in the US-European culture have traditionally been acknowledged as a peaceful ordering of the world or the tool of imperialism, nationalism and private property (sometimes all simultaneously), a new shift in the landscape scopic regime seems to be happening. Produced by the current rise of concerns around climate change and environmental crisis, this shift seems to be related to a specific attention to land use and land value. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sol i Stenhagen : projektering av en solcellsanläggning på Stenhagens bildnings- och kulturcentrum

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Albert Bergström; Love Hagstedt; Love Holmsved; Ludwig Hägglund; Joakim Nyman; David Zetterberg; [2017]
    Keywords : teknik; energi; optimering; batterilagring; modellering; simulering;

    Abstract : This is a thesis report written as a bachelor’s exam for Uppsala University, Sweden. In this paper, the possibilities of installing a photovoltaic system on a communal property in Uppsala is evaluated. Different systems were designed and simulated. READ MORE

  4. 4. Privatizing the Ejido System: The Tradeoff of Land Tenure, Governance and Transaction Costs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Brooke Motley; [2016]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the ejido system in Mexico in order to understand the dynamics of land tenure, governance and transaction costs through the lens of Elinor Ostrom’s theory of good governance. This case of the ejido system was chosen as their constitution that enabled a communal access land tenure regime in the agricultural sector, was amended to allow for privatization. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Communal to Private: Dynamics of a Changing Land Tenure System in Chepareria, West Pokot County, Kenya

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Laura Saxer; [2014-12-18]
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    Abstract : In the context of the ongoing land use change in pastoral areas in East Africa, new developments and dynamics imply various shifts in pastoralist livelihoods and land management. Previous research has engaged in a polarised debate of private versus communal tenure. READ MORE