Category Archives: Land and lanscape management

Policy makers define clear land use areas

Vientiane Times, 31 July 2013 Policy makers define clear land use areas Up to 4.5 million hectares of land or 19 percent of the country's total area is earmarked to be set aside for agricultural production in order to secure … Continue reading

Sustainable natural resource management through Land Use Planning

Increasing pressure on land resources through foreign and local investments, the resettlement of very remote villages and a growing population, as well as partially outdated local knowledge of agricultural production, requires strategic management of land and natural resources. Land Use … Continue reading

Securing livelihoods through land registration

Registration of landownership serves to ensure land rights and tenure security of the rural population, in particular the poor, and to promote their willingness to invest in their land. Therefore the Lao Government aims to establish land administration countrywide. The … Continue reading