Secure land tenure — both formal and informal — strengthens stakeholders’ rights and is essential to sound stewardship of land and natural resources. Our work removes legal obstacles and broadens citizens’ understanding of the legal framework governing land and resource rights. Through evidence-based research, we inform land tenure and rural development policy as well as support sustainable economic opportunities and productive livelihoods.
Land Tenure and Resource Governance.
The First Land Auction in Tajikistan
USAID helps Tajikistan reach a key milestone on its journey to self-reliance. The first land auction on the leasing of agricultural lands emphasizes the importance of the new procedures for transparent and easy access to lands.
Drone Technology for Land Surveying in Tajikistan
USAID, through its Feed the Future Tajikistan Land Market Development Activity, has introduced an innovative land survey technology using drone land mapping that will revolutionize the way land surveyors digitize maps.