Governing transition in Northern Uganda: Land and Trust

Projekter: ProjektForskning

  • Meinert, Lotte (Projektleder)
  • Whyte, Susan (Deltager)
  • malagala, aloysius (Projektleder)
  • Lenhart, Lioba (Deltager)
  • Langole, stephen (Deltager)
  • Obika, Julaina (Deltager)
  • Acio, Esther (Deltager)
  • Mogensen, Hanne (Deltager)
  • Gausset, Quentin (Deltager)
  • Schroff, Catrine (Deltager)
  • Nielsen, Morten (Deltager)
  • Kjær, Anne Mette (Deltager)
  • Gade, Christian B.N. (Deltager)
  • Whyte, Michael Anthony (Deltager)
  • Oloya, John (Deltager)
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The TrustLand project approaches issues of governance and trust by focusing on land disputes in Northern Uganda and attempts to mediate them.
The research examines links between land, trust/mistrust and governance with emphasis on gender and generation. Drawing on a case based approach the project explores how differently positioned people manage, mitigate and engage conflicts in a setting of co-existing formal and parallel legal authorities. Issues include: claims to land and descent; women’s rights to land and security; individual and communal rights in relation to commercial interests in land; the discourses of traditional vs universal human rights in relation to property.
Effektiv start/slut dato01/01/201331/12/2016


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