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Housing the Landless in Davao City: A Land Conflict Resolution Issue

The growing urbanization in Davao City is both an opportunity and a threat to its sustainable development. A growing urban population is a potential source of human productivity in industrial and commercial sectors due to the rural – urban migration of people. 1,129 more words

Urban Planning

Oaxaca/Chiapas: new confrontation in the Chimalapas region leaves two injured and four arrested

Los Chimalapas (@Radiozapatista)

On 18 May, a confrontation between residents of San Antonio Chimalapa, pertaining to San Miguel Chimalapa, and residents from Chiapas state left two injured and four arrested. 186 more words

Indigenous People

Resistance and subaltern studies 4

The fourth article for the feature section of our forthcoming Issue 4 in 2015 edited by Uday Chandra and Kenneth Bo Nielsen is now available at the JCA website. 244 more words

#KO #LIPE #Government panel to #resolve #land #conflict

A government-appointed panel will visit Lee Peh island off Satun province on April 9-10 to try to work out a compromise settlement on land conflicts between the indigenous Le people and resort operators. 204 more words



Wanneer 80% van de bevolking boer is, kun je wel raden hoe essentieel landbezit is in Acholiland, ‘mijn regio’. Land betekent levensonderhoud. Land staat gelijk aan toekomstperspectief. 590 more words

Concerns Over Incitement to Violence Across Guatemala

(Translation of a press release issued by the Human Rights Convergence. The original Spanish version is available below).


Faced with various events that suggest premeditated incitement of social conflict, the Human Rights Convergence states: 1,693 more words


A rewrite of "Fed Land Transfer Viable?"

I rewrote this article some time in January as an excercize in journalism. The original research, interviews and creation of the content of the article is the hard work of Amy Joi O’Donoghue of the Deseret News, published on Monday, Dec. 538 more words

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