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LEGEND Land Policy Bulletin: “Namati’s experience of using GeoODK GPS Mapping”

March 31, 2017
in Community / Customary Land Rights, Land & Natural Resources

Maps are critical tools that assist communities in securing formal legal recognition of their rights to customary land and supporting local land governance. However, the map-making support Namati could provide to communities in Africa and Asia was, until recently, limited to hand-drawn sketches. GPS and satellite technologies were too costly and technically complex. In 2016, Namati partnered with…