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Consultant Ailey Kaiser Hughes

Ailey Kaiser Hughes is a gender, land tenure, and natural resources consultant and the former chief of party of the USAID Rwanda LAND project.

by Ailey Kaiser Hughes

Is “Secure Enough” Good Enough for Land Tenure? A Case Study from Rwanda

What is “secure enough” tenure? The concept of “secure enough” tenure has been discussed in the context of humanitarian and post-disaster programming and increasingly through donor initiatives. In our new paper, we adopt the following definition of secure enough tenure, established by USAID: “[T]he benchmark of tenure security [is] when rights to land and natural…