Consultation on Land and Forestry Policies in Cambodia
STAR Kampuchea in cooperation with NGOs, Forestry Administration of Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Land, Urban Planning and Construction conducted the Provincial Forum on Land and Forestry Policies and Finding Solutions on 29 September 2015 in Pursat Province to address the land and forestry challenges in Krakor District.
Sub-national administration and national government institutions agreed on the following solutions:
- establish a land conflict resolution committee to resolve the conflicts involving 37 families, covering 69 hectares (ha) in community forestry lands;
- continue to demarcate community forestry lands to avoid land grabbing/conflicts;
- fast track the identification process of land registration; and
- to re-measure the 400-ha community forestry land.