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Pastoral land rights in Tanzania

R. Tenga

Pastoral land rights in Tanzania

a review.

by R. Tenga

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Published by IIED in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesIIED Drylands Programme Pastoral Land Tenure Series -- 1
ContributionsInternational Institute for Environment and Development. Drylands Programme.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p.p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18232381M

LIKE other Tanzanian tribes, which used to deny girl children the right to education, the Maasai in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA), were also on the list. Land tenure and the sustainability of pastoral production systems: a comparative analysis of the Andean Altiplano and the East African savannah Article in Nomadic Peoples 23(1) March   This book tells the sweeping story of the role that East African savannas played in human evolution, how people, livestock, and wildlife interact in the region today, and how these relationships might shift as the climate warms, the world globalizes, and human populations ancient human ancestors were nurtured by African savannas, which today support pastoral peoples and the last.   Research and practice are increasingly demonstrating the environmental benefits of pastoralism and the opportunity for sustainable development of pastoral communities through a combination of livestock and biodiversity-related business. To take full advantage of the potential biodiversity-pastoral synergies, it will be crucial to put in place supporting by:


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Pastoral land rights in Tanzania by R. Tenga Download PDF EPUB FB2

: The Impact of Tanzania's New Land Laws on the Customary Land Rights of Pastoralists: A Case Study of the Simanjiro and Bariadi Districts (Recht und Politik in Afrika. Law and Politics in Africa) (): Kennedy Gastorn: BooksAuthor: Kennedy Gastorn.

Pastoral land rights in Tanzania - A review. Author Tenga R.W. Date Source IUCN (ID: MON) Publisher | Place of publication unpublished Pages 24 p. Language English Country/Territory Tanzania, Un. Rep. of Subject Land & soil, Agricultural & rural development Keyword.

However, the law in Tanzania (Land Act,and Village Land Act, ) grants women and men the same rights to land access, ownership and control. The law also says that women have the same rights in decision-making over land.

What Maasai customs mean in practice is that women are denied the right to apply for land and own it themselves. to secure hunter-gatherer and pastoralist land rights in Northern Tanzania.

Pastoral Women s Council (PWC) and Ujamaa Community Resource Team (UCRT)withMaliasili ia: Size: 2MB. REPORT ON THE STATE OF PASTORALISTS’ HUMAN RIGHTS IN TANZANIA: SURVEY OF TEN DISTRICTS OF TANZANIA MAINLAND / [Area Surveyed: Handeni, Kilindi, Bagamoyo, Kibaha, Iringa-Rural, Morogoro-Rural, Mvomero, Kilosa, Mbarali and Kiteto Districts] PARAKUIYO PASTORALISTS INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION-(PAICODEO).

Moreover, pastoral women’s land tenure security in Tanzania is complicated by the differences, and often inconsistencies – alluded to above – between accessing land and natural resources as a. group (i.e. as pastoralists) and accessing land and natural resources as an individual (i.e.

as a. woman). Traditionally, pastoral land rights consisted of access to the key natural resources required to sustain mobile livestock production—pastures, watering points, and the movement corridors that linked together seasonal grazing areas, pastoral settlements or encampments, and markets.

With more gender-equal access to land, pastoral communities as a whole will benefit. Read the full results of this research in the Rangelands Initiative Research Paper: Securing Women’s Land Rights in Tanzania. Read an earlier related blog post: Securing rangelands resources for pastoralists in Tanzania through joint village land use planning.

Mwaikusa, J. () ‘ Community rights and land use policies in Tanzania: the case of pastoral communities ’, Journal of African Law 37 (2): –Cited by: Pastoralists and pastoral livelihoods are also affected by policies and laws on natural resources such as water, forests, wildlife, wetlands and environmental conservation.

Often, the operation of these policies constrains pastoralist migration and access to resources such as. independence up to now, without any positive concern to improve pastoral land tenure. Tanzania ’s land laws reforms have been noted to have negative implication on pastoral land tenure.

Pastoralism needs a vast chunk of land to practice rotational grazing. The new land is silent on the question of pastoral land rights. The pastoral. LAND DISPUTES IN TANZANIA-SIMANJIRO CASE STUDY.

An example of a joint village land use plan established between four villages in as pastoral area of Tanzania, which protects a shared grazing area of 31, hectares used by the livestock keepers from each of the village International Initiatives Aimed at Protecting Rangelands, Drylands, Pastoralism.

Legal Empowerment: The Case of Pastoral Land Rights in Northern Tanzania By: Benedict Ole Nangoro, Ringo Tenga Case study on legal empowerment strategies for securing land rights in Tanzania.

The demise of communal property and insecure pastoral land rights are the major underlying cause of rangeland degradation and pastoral resource scarcity on the Usangu Plains. The impoverishment of the Sangu people and loss of Sangu identity are both consequences of these problems.

Similar processes are taking place in other parts of pastoral. This collection of papers on Securing Women's Land Rights presents five articles relating to eastern Africa.

Four of these illustrate practical approaches to securing land rights for women in distinct situations: law-making for women's land rights (Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda); land tenure reform in practice (Rwanda); women's rights under pastoral land tenure (Ethiopia); and women's rights Cited by: Historical Background of Pastoral Land Tenure in Tanzania.

astoralism is a way of livestock production in which livestock keepers move their cattle, sheep and goats from place to place to take advantage of pasture and water which are available at different times during the Size: KB.

ANALYSIS OF PASTORAL AND FARMERS LAND CONFLICT IN TANZANIA: A CASE STUDY OF ARUMERU DISTRICT By Helen James A Dissertation Submitted to the School of Public Administration and Management in Partial Fulfillment for the Requirements of the Award of degree of Master of Science of Human Resource Management o f Mzumbe University.

The appropriation of Maasai lands is in violation of communal property rights of the pastoralists, rights which are legally protected in Tanzania and are given some protection in Kenya. However, privatization of land is touted by the World Bank and major funders from United States, Japan, and the European Community as more efficient in generating cash crops and beef than communal.

Pastoral land tenure, adjudication and land-use planning in northern Tanzania. Kampala, Uganda: Centre for Basic Research, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Albert Mkama Jimwaga.

Masai wait to vote in elections in Tanzania's Loliondo region earlier this year. The land rights victory was won through political and legal interventions, with particular mobilisation by women. Struggles over land rights have emerged as one of the foremost social and environmental challenges across much of Africa.

The Land Policy was followed by the adoption of the Land Act and Village Land Act inboth of which are currently under review for formal amendment (as of ). Tanzania’s Land Act classifies land as: (1) Reserved land (2) Village land and (3) General land. ] Pastoralists’ Right to Land and 45 Natural Resources in Tanzania Union Government exercises power over the whole territory in all “union matters” within Tanganyika (Tanzania Mainland) while the power of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar’s is confined to “non-union matters” in Zanzibar In addition to documenting customary land rules, many land rights advocates argue for the need to document and register customary land rights, including all transactions of customary land.

Customary tenure represents the bulk of landholdings in Uganda, but only 15% to 20% of the land. Land rights in Tanzania have been the subject of vigorous debate and remain a contested and divisive issue.

Typically, marginalized people and populations, including women and young people, have had difficulty claiming and retaining land rights. In Tanzania, they settled the northern part of the country in the outskirts of Moshi and Arusha, areas surrounding Mt.

Kilimanjaro. 3 Alan Jacobs’ pioneering ethnography regarding the pastoral Maasai encapsulated contemporary views by drawing a sharp cultural and economic boundary between pastoral, Ilmaasai and mixed economy Iloikop, and File Size: KB.

Such is the basis of Land as a Human Right: A History of Land Law and Practice in Tanzania. The esteemed author documents Tanzanian land law along its line of historical development (pre- and post-independence) whereby the thorny issues about 'rights' and 'duties' of the landed, landless and the intermediaries are elucidated.

The main natural resources in Tanzania are land, rivers, lakes, the ocean, and forests/woodlands. Natural resources are used for crops cultivation, grazing (for livestock), wildlife, wood (as an energy source and for building materials), fishing and minerals' mining.

The main forms of land tenure in Tanzania today are: Right of Occupancy - a title to the use and occupation of land; Customary. Pastoralism and Land-Tenure Change in Kenya: The Failure of Customary Institutions Article (PDF Available) in Development and Change 48(1) December with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Keywords Land grabbing, Land tenure, Pastoral economy, Land policy, Sudan 1. Introduction Mush research has been written about the foreign investment in agricultural land, particularly in Africa.

This is not a new phenomenon as it has been documented since the colonial period. Property rights, pastoral people and problems with privatization in Tanzania. Morogoro, Tanzania: Salvatorian Institute of Philosophy and Theology, (OCoLC) The book highlights how these new tourism arrangements change the shape and meaning of the nation-state and the village and in the process remake cultural belonging and in Gardner’s experiences in Tanzania began during a study abroad trip in His stay led to.

Custodians of the Commons: Pastoral Land Tenure in Africa - Ebook written by Charles Lane. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Custodians of the Commons: Pastoral Land Tenure in.

Land rights in Tanzania have been forged through the country’s many historical transitions. In the pre-colonial era, approximately tribes determined land tenure arrangements for their members.[1] Lands were generally held communally, with chiefs, headmen and elders holding rights to the land File Size: KB.

Formalising customary land tenure using group Certificates of Customary Right of Occupancy (CCRO) is one tool that has had some success in Tanzania. In the context of Tanzanian national law CCROs provide legal rights to communities to resist land grabbing and manage their natural resources according to their way of life (see interview on page 32).

Anthropological fieldwork was conducted among the Ngorongoro and Salei Maasai of northern Tanzania between to make a detailed description of: (1) the system of property rights in relation to basic pastoral resources, including pastures, water and livestock; this is a necessary introduction to the pastoral ecology and herding strategies in Ngorongoro and Salei areas; and (2) the Cited by: Pastoral Women's Council PWC Tanzania.

The Pastoral Women’s Council is a non-profit membership organisation that works in northern Tanzania to achieve gender equality and community development through the empowerment of Maasai women and girls.

1 _____ M. Rugadya Exploring the Intricacies of Land Tenure in Pastoral Areas: Issues for Policy and Law Reform MARGARET A.

RUGADYA1 Associates for Development2 PRESENTATION AT LAUNCH OF A REPORT ENTITLED: “PASTORALISM ON THE MARGIN” By Minority Rights International in Moroto, Uganda. Browsing on fences 1 This publication brings together the inputs made by over participants in a web-based forum organised in and managed by the International Land Coalition (www.

) on Pastoral Land Rights.1 The paper has been further enriched with material from a number of projects from around the world and the results of another. Through prayer and discussion, it became clear the focus of ABH should land exclusively on publishing simplified pastoral training in bite-sized books for Swahili-speaking pastors in East Africa.

English versions soon joined their Swahili counterparts to open doors even farther into Africa and other English-speaking cultures.

Land conflicts and the livelihood of Pastoral Maasai Women in Kilosa district of Morogoro, Tanzania in Kilosa district of Morogoro, Tanzania Research PDF Available January CMI REPORT LAND TENURE AND MINING IN TANZANIA R 2 1 1. Introduction Tanzania is a relatively new mining country.

This study argues that unclear land and mining rights, and conceptual differences in how land and mining rights are perceived, contribute to considerate.provisions for equality in women’s and men’s land rights.3 Currently, the language on women’s land rights in the third draft of the revised Tanzanian Constitution is arguably the strongest in the region.4 Nonetheless, pastoralist women in Tanzania remain highly vulnerable to violations of their land rights and other rights.