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  • Research Report: Political Role of Customary Law in Ethnic Minority Community Development in Vietnam

    Under the project "Capacity Building for the Vietnam Lawyers Association", UNDP supported the Social Policy and Environment Research Institute (SPERI) in collaboration with The ...

  • (11-29 September 2017) Report of the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples

    The present report is submitted to the Human Rights Council by the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples pursuant to her mandate under Council resolution 33/12....

  • SDC geed workshop29 – 31 July, 2014 outline schedule for distribution

    SDC GEED Workshop29 – 31 July, 2014 Outline Schedule for Distribution

  • Reform of State-Owned Forest Enterprises and Ethnic Minority Land Tenure Security In Vietnam

    Paper presented during the World Bank conference on Land 2016. During revolution and national unification, Vietnamese government nationalized agricultural and forest land thro...

  • From customary law through "huong uoc" (village rules) to the state law

    Huong uoc” is of the Viet (Kinh) majority people and the product of village culture. It was written in Han (Chinese), Nom (Demotic or ancient Vietnamese) or Vietnamese scripts, ...

  • Interview with grant evans

    Transcript of an interview conducted with historian Grant Evans, an anthropologist who specialized in Laos and produced numerous academic works about the country. Published in t...

  • Documenting Customary Tenure in Myanmar: a guidebook

    Mekong Region Land Governance (MRLG)'s first edition guidebook to customary tenure in Myanmar provides conceptual, legal and practical tools and resources to help civil society ...

  • “Nothing Is Like It Was Before”: The Dynamics between Land-Use and Land-Cover, and Livelihood Strategies in the Northern Vietnam Borderlands

    Land uses are changing rapidly in Vietnam’s upland northern borderlands. Regional development platforms such as the Greater Mekong Subregion, state-propelled market integration...

  • REDD PLUS and Cambodia: Engaging Community Views and Participation

    With the Readiness Plan approved by the UN-REDD and the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility, in 2011 a group of civil society organisations (CSOs) identified a need to raise awar...

  • The expansion of mining activities and indigenous peoples’ rights in Mondulkiri province

    This the cases study of Gati village, Keo Seima district and Pou Rapeth village, Pechreada District, Mondulkiri province in 2009. The objective of the case studies of Analyzing ...

  • Recognition of Customary Tenure in the Mekong Region: An Online Dialogue, Summary Report

    Summary report of Mekong Region Land Governance (MRLG)'s online dialogue on 'Recognition of Customary Tenure in the Mekong Region' held in 2017, containing justification for the...

  • Mekong Region Customary Tenure Workshop

    The Mekong Region Land Governance (MRLG) project and the Forestry Department of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC) co-hosted the “Mekong R...

  • Asia regional workshop: Indicators relevant for indigenous peoples, the Convention on Biological Diversity and the Millennium Development Goals

    Proceedings of a regional workshop on Held in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines, 7-10 November 2006. The objectives of the Workshop were: (a) to learn about global wor...

  • Collection of manuals on a process and methodology for identifying and registering indigenous people communities as legal persons, and registration of indigenous people's communal land

    The annex of Collection of manuals on a process and methodology for identifying and registering indigenous people communities as legal persons, and registration of indigenous p...

  • Protecting Land Rights in Ratanakiri, Cambodia

    Ratanakiri is divided into 9 districts covering 240 villages and approximately 100,000 people. Of these, 65% are minority hill tribes comprising groups such as the Jarai, Tamp...

  • Lessons learnt of communal land titling for indigenous community in La In village Ratanakiri province, Northeast Cambodia

    Documentation on lessons learnt was done in order to enhance the knowledge of indigenous people and other stakeholders so they would understand the process of land titling for i...

  • Remark on Indigenous ethnic minority communal land rights: policy and achievements

    In order to temporarily protect the land use rights of the indigenous ethnic minority communities, the General Secretariat of the Council for Land Policy and the MLMUPC shall wo...

  • Press release on 3 indigenous communities to receive communal land titles

    Three indigenous villages comprising 329 families in the northeast region of Cambodia have been granted communal land titles by the Royal Government, the first to be issued in t...

  • Land acquistion by non-local actors and consequences for local development: Impacts of economic land concessions on the livelihoods of indigenous communities in northeast provinces of Cambodia

    A study summarising existing information related to land issues and governance of indigenous communities, and assessing the impact of economic land concessions on indigenous com...

  • Choosing survival: Finding a way to overcome current economic and political quagmires in Myanmar

    This paper describes the current challenges Myanmar faces to shift to a system more inclusive of multiple interest groups. The authors provide background on the situation in Mya...

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