Essays about: "Land Restitution"

Found 4 essays containing the words Land Restitution.

  1. 1. Visions of justice and unequal realities: A study of the prioritization of land claimants in the South African Land Restitution Program

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Sunnerås Jonsson; [2020]
    Keywords : South Africa; Land Reform; Land Restitution; Human Rights; Instrumental Development; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : South Africa is one of the most unequal countries in the world. The issue of land ownership highlights racial and economic inequalities as the country fights to overcome the enduring legacy of apartheid. The Land Restitution Program seeks to redress victims of land dispossession, addressing both national development and individual justice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Climate Change and State Responsibility - Migration as a Remedy?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Lana Goral; [2014]
    Keywords : Public international law; international refugee law; theory of international law; state responsibility; migration; climate change; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Konsekvenserna av klimatförändringarna blir allt tydligare och det finns en bred enighet om att det kommer att påverka små östater i en så stor utsträckning att det kan tvinga hela befolkningar att migrera. Då frågan om klimatbetingad migration till stor är del oreglerad, syftar denna uppsats till att undersöka om stater skulle kunna utkräva statsansvar för bristande åtgärder för att bromsa växthuseffekten, om ett migrationsprogram skulle kunna beviljas som en form av åtgärd, samt om en stat praktiskt skulle kunna utkräva sådant ansvar. READ MORE

  3. 3. Land Restitution in Colombia - Prospects of Increasing Agricultural Productivity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Sernbo; [2013]
    Keywords : Land reform; induced innovation; agricultural productivity; minifundio-latifundio; transaction costs; collective actions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study concerns the prospects of the Victims and Land Restitution Law in Colombia, of successfully contribution in increasing agricultural productivity, through a restitution of land to the victims of the country’s armed conflict. According to the theory of Giovanni Andrea Cornia very small-sized farms and large-sized farms have a lower relative productivity than middle-sized farms, due to the formers’ lesser ability of absorbing the excess labour supply caused by the strong incentives to the large landowners to keep land unutilized. READ MORE

  4. 4. A comparison in attitudes and activity among different groups of private forest owners in Noarootsi municipality, Estonia

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Emma Zeigler; [2010]
    Keywords : private forest; Noarootsi; Estonia;

    Abstract : Noarootsi municipality is situated in north western Estonia and has like the rest of the countryhad a rather turbulent history of forest ownership. The forest has been mainly privately ownedat times and fully state owned during the Soviet Union area. READ MORE