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environmental justice

New book on protecting community lands and resources in Africa from Namati and Natural Justice

January 19, 2016
in Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Environmental Justice, Governance, Land & Natural Resources, Peace-building, Traditional / Customary Justice

In 2013, a group of 20 expert advocates from across Africa gathered for a three-day symposium to share experiences and practical strategies for effectively supporting communities to protect their lands and natural resources. The symposium illuminated many similarities between the types of threats to communities’ land and natural resource claims, as well as underlying factors that drive and exacerbate…