In land we trust: environment, private property and constitutional change, Volume 1

Front Cover
Initiatives, 1996 - Law - 462 pages
0 Reviews
Land tenure is a sensitive issue in Africa and a central theme in the demand for political and economic reform in the region. While traditional development strategies aim for maximum economic growth, new approaches emphasize conservation. The governing of land use is also central to the overall scheme of national governance - the constitution. This book examines the relationship between land ownership and the conservation of natural resources, using the case of Kenya. It proposes specific measures for achieving a balance between private ownership and public interest, and between conservation and economic growth.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Governance and sustainable development
The constitutional basis for environmental management

17 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases