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For Responsible Mapping of Community Land, Create Accountable Land Governance

A blog post that explains how maps of community land can be abused by unaccountable leaders or local elites if a community has weak local governance. It argues that supporting communities to ensure they have participatory, transparent, accountable governance is a prerequisite for responsible community mapping.

Uploaded on: Mar 24, 2014
Last Updated: Aug 31, 2021
Year Published: 2014
Author: Rachael Knight

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Resource Type: Namati Publications Issues: Community / Customary Land Rights, Governance, Accountability & Transparency Tool Type: News & Opinions Method: Improving Governance, Accountability and Transparency Languages: English Regions: > Global