Rangeland Tenure Transfer: An Analysis of Policy and Legal Issues in Bhutan

Dorji, Kinzang

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This publication analyzes the situation with regard to ownership pattern of Tsamdro (rangeland) prior to the Land Act of Bhutan 2007 vis-à-vis their livestock ownership at present as many are no longer engaged in grazing for their livelihoods, assess the need of individuals, communities and social groups to whom grazing rights need to be leased. The author explores the policy and legal options available to implement the provisions of the Land Act 2007.

Document type: Book
Publisher: Center for Bhutan Studies
Place of Publication: Thimphu
Date: 2013
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 29 Dec 2014
ISBN: 978-99936-14-71-5
Number of Pages: 106
Faculties / Institutes: Research Organisations / Academies > Centre for Bhutan Studies
DDC-classification: Agriculture
Controlled Keywords: Bhutan, Grundeigentum, Gesetz, Geschichte 2007
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bhutan, Landbesitz, Gesetz, Geschichte 2007 / Bhutan, Land Tenure, Act, History 2007
Subject (classification): Agriculture and Forestry
Countries/Regions: Bhutan
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