This course provides guidance on managing competition over the use of land, fisheries and forests. The course introduces a process for analysing the underlying causes of disputes and conflicts. It also illustrates a range of dispute resolution mechanisms and some options for policy and legal reforms to prevent disputes and reduce vulnerability to conflict.


Duration:
 3 hours
 
Publication Date:
 July 2014


Audience
The curriculum primarily addresses "change agents" - i.e. people who can have a direct impact by introducing changes in how tenure is governed. They include national policy makers and administrators, surveyors, trainers, legal support providers, civil society and non-governmental organizations, advocacy, control and monitoring professionals.


Content

The course consists of 4 lessons, of approximately 20 to 60 minutes duration each:

  • Lesson 1 Disputes and Conflicts over the Tenure of Natural Resources
  • Lesson 2 Analysing Tenure-Related Disputes and Conflicts
  • Lesson 3 Supporting the Resolution of Tenure-Related Disputes
  • Lesson 4 Options for Policy and Legal Reform
Partners
European Union (EU)

This course is provided by FAO and as trainee you will have to accept the user agreement contained in that course.