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State the challenges facing land reforms in Africa


State the challenges facing land reforms in Africa



- Willing seller-willing buyer principle: it takes a long time to negotiate land price with the current land owners;
- Claim disputes: it is a long process to mediate and resolve claim disputes
- Capacity: there is lack of institutional capacity for community legal entities (e.g. Trust)
- Beneficiary selection: it is a lengthy process and time consuming process to select the rightful beneficiaries for land redistribution;
- Resettlement support: it requires enough resources and time to effectively facilitate postresettlement support to new land owners;
- Monitoring and evaluation: there is lack of reliable monitoring system and evaluation thereof;
- Policy: there are gaps in the current policies which compromise effective implementation of land reform programme.
- Different political views: there is lack of common consensus among political parties on land reform debate.
francis1897 answered the question on January 12, 2023 at 12:19

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