Marie Michael Library

Title

The law, legal institutions and the protection of land rights in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire: developing a more effective and equitable system

Author

Crook, Richard

Description

The social regulation of rights to land is important for the development of agrarian economies of West Africa. The goal of this project was to analyse the effectiveness of the judicial, legal and administrative institutions for providing dispute resolution, and for protecting the security of the urban and rural poor to hold and use land.

File No

IDS-RR58

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

January, 2007

Subject(s)

Ghana, Land rights, Ivory Coast

Pages

120