Prof Hastings Okoth-Ogendo on traditional lands and land registration in Kenya (2015)

The late Professor Hastings Okoth-Ogendo on traditional land tenure, British land registration interventions and land modernism the post-colonial era. Continue reading “Prof Hastings Okoth-Ogendo on traditional lands and land registration in Kenya (2015)”

Land and livelihood economics in Papua New Guinea – Shifting the paradigm (2014)

One of the most persistent myths in development is that people linked to traditional lifestyles must be in a process of ‘moving from subsistence to the cash economy’. This expression comes not only from finance agencies (for example, World Bank 1962) but also from analysts with greater sensitivity to livelihoods. Continue reading “Land and livelihood economics in Papua New Guinea – Shifting the paradigm (2014)”