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The Centrality of Land Is Not Given Sufficient Recognition in National Development Strategies and Programmes

The Centrality of Land Is Not Given Sufficient Recognition in National Development Strategies and Programmes

1. The centrality of land to people’s livelihoods and to sustainable development There is need to recognize the centrality of land to development. The eradication of hunger and poverty, and the sustainable use of the environment, depend in large measure on how people, communities and others gain access to land, fisheries and forests. The livelihood [...]