Category: Agrarian issues

Agrarian issues Land Issues Uganda

Commission of Inquiry Into Land Matters Terms of Reference

During the past week the Commission has come under scrutiny about how it is handling the inquiry. For context here are its terms of reference.

Agrarian issues Land Tenure Uganda

Certificate of Customary Ownership of Land in Uganda, Caution Please!

There are perceptions that the young generation, which is not keen on the restoration and preservation of cultural values, may use CCOs to mortgage and / or sell land to investors without considering cultural values. This contradicts the customary principles and practices in which land ownership is attributed to the entire community, including the ancestors, those who are currently living on the land, and future generations.