Land acquisitions in Tanzania : strong sustainability, weak sustainability and the importance of comparative methods : paper

Abstract: This analysis of large-scale land acquisitions in Tanzania shows that much of the controversy involves issues of weak sustainability – particularly levels of compensation to local villagers – rather than issues of strong sustainability such as food security, biodiversity and ecosystem services.

Author(s): Purdon, Mark

Source(s): , 52 p., ill., graphs, maps, tabs

Published: 2012 World bank], [Washington, DC (English

ISBN/ISSN: /

Link: http://landandpoverty.com/agenda/pdfs/paper/purdon_full_paper.pdf

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