This paper analyses the battle for land in developing countries. It starts by giving a general overview of the need to increase investments in agriculture to counteract a rising number of people suffering from hunger.
In order to collect information for his next report, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food launches a call for information on cases that illustrate the links among security of land tenure, access to land, and the right to food. He also intends to organize regional consultations.
These guidelines have been developed to enable understanding, identification and
management of land rights and land use rights in sustainable biofuel production. The Land
Rights study is a sub study within the larger ESIA process and should be conducted using the