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Peasant Associations Consolidation Proclamation No. 223/1982.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1982
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
A Proclamation to provide for the consolidation of peasant associations.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development
Keyword
Agricultural land Non-governmental entity Cooperative/producer organization Agricultural development Smallholders/peasants
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

The Proclamation regulates the following matters: objectives, powers and duties of Peasant Associations, organization and method of work of Peasant Associations, membership; rights and duties of members. Further provisions regard the Kebele Peasant Association; Provincial, Awraja and Woreda Peasant Associations, and all Ethiopian Peasant associations. Moreover, the Proclamation deals with judicial tribunals, the Revolution Defence Committee and the Permanent Secretariat.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Amends

Public Ownership of Rural Lands Proclamation No. 31/1975.

Legislation | Ethiopia | 1975

Keyword: Agricultural land, Land reform, Land tenure, Traditional rights/customary rights, Institution, Non-governmental entity, Ownership, Smallholders/peasants, Common property, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX