Sustainable Peace

Identifying Teaching and Training Tools on Peacebuilding, Fragile States and Natural Resource Management

by |September 17th, 2012

This blog was originally posted to the State of the Planet blog by Alex Fischer of the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).  On the eve of a new academic year with students returning to campus to begin new courses and degree programs, there is a renewed effort to identify the need for… read more

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Land tenure and disputes in Southwest Haiti

by |April 18th, 2012

After severe floods last October, a woman from the Woman’s Cooperative in Les Anglais, southwestern Haiti, found herself and her family with nothing to eat and no possessions to her family’s name, save one: her parcel of land she inherited upon the death of a family member. She took the title to her land to… read more

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