The UK Department for International Development (DfID) has launched its first global State of the Land Debate report today, on the 4th anniversary of the VGGT. The report addresses the Voluntary Guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests (VGGT) and takes stock of implementation initiatives around the world in order to derive lessons and offer recommendations.
The UK has created the Land: Enhancing Governance for Economic Development (LEGEND) programme to provide a contribution towards improved knowledge and practice as a global public good. As part of its LEGEND programme as well as DfID’s global land work, the focus of the current report is on progress towards te responsible governance of tenure of land.
The full report can be accessed here: