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Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Rural Land Administration and Land Use Proclamation (No. 456/2005).

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2005
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Basic legislation Land reform Land tenure Agricultural land Ownership Land-use planning Dispute settlement Institution Smallholders/peasants
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

This Proclamation provides for a new system of administration for rural land management and use and for sustainable rural land use planning based on the different agro-ecological zones of the country necessary for the conservation and development of natural resources. This Proclamation shall apply to any rural land in Ethiopia, i.e. any land outside of a municipality holding or a town designated as such by the relevant law.

Full text
English
Website
www.ethiopar.net

References - Legislation

Repeals

Rural Land Administration Proclamation of the Federal Government of Ethiopia (No. 89/1997).

Legislation | Ethiopia | 1997 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Land tenure, Land reform, Public land, Right of use, Gender and natural resources

Source: FAO, FAOLEX