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Policy Papers/Research Papers/Reports


Year of Publication : 2016  (on process...)

Title : 
Women and Land Rights

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Annie Kairaba (MA)  and Samuel Shearer   (PhD student)
Classification :  Research Paper
Partners :   RISD,Oxfam-Rwanda,Oxfam International
Links :  
Proper Citation :   RISD   (2016).  "Women and Land Right",  (Kigali :Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Developmnet).

Year of Publication :   2014

Title :  
Securing Land Rights Projects :    Internal Data Report

Author :   RISD
Editor(s) :  
Classification :   Internal Data Report
Links :  
Proper Citation :   RISD  (2014).  "Securing Land Rights Project :  Internal Report",  (Kigali:Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development ).


Year of Publication :  2014

Title : 
Sustainable Land Reform. Securing Land Rights :    Mediation from the Ground

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Annie Kairaba   (MA) & Samuel Shearer (PhD student)
Classification :  Policy Paper(Draft)
links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD(2014). “Sustainable Land Reform. Securing Land Rights :    Mediation from the Ground”, Annie Kairaba and Samuel Shearer (eds), (Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development), RISD Policy Paper, March.


Year of Publication :    2014
Title : 
Local Land Dispute Mediation Actors in Rwanda :   A Case Study of Kamonyi and Musanze District

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Classification :  Research Report
Partners :  EU-UN Partnership on Land, Natural Resources and Conflict Prevention Project
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD (2014). “Local Land Dispute Meadiation Actors in Rwanda :    A Case Study of Kamonyi and Musanze District”, (Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development), 46pp, October.



Year of Publication :  2013
Title : 
Securing Land Rights Project :    A Working Paper on Land Tenure Regularization in Rwanda
Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Samuel Shearer   (PhD Student)
Classification :  Working Paper
Partners : 
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD   (2013).   “Securing Land Rights Project :    A Working Paper on Land Tenure Regularization in Rwanda”, Annie Kairaba and Samuel Shearer (eds). Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development.




Year of Publication :  2012 (February)
Title : 
The Impact of Land Lease Fee on Landowners :    Rwanda Case Study

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Elvis Mbembe Binda (MA), James Daale & Annie Kairaba (MA)
Classification :  Research Paper
Partners : 
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD (2012). “The Impact of Land Lease Fee on Landowners :    Rwanda Case Study”, Elvis Mbembe Binda, James Daale & Annie Kairaba (eds). Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development, 41pp, February.




Year of Publication :  2011
Title : 
Impact of the Land Reform on the Land Rights and Economic Poverty Reduction of the Majority Rural, Especially Women Who Depend on Land for their Livelihood :  Rwanda Case Study

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Annie Kairaba (MA) & James Daale Simons Classification :  Research Paper
Partners :  RISD, IS-Academie
Links :  World Bank
Proper Citation :  RISD (2011). “Impact of the Land Reform on the Land Rights and Economic Poverty Reduction of the Majority Rural, Especially Women Who Depend on Land for their Livelihood”, Annie Kairaba and James Daale Simons (eds), (Kigali:  Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development/IS-Academie), 17pp.
Year of Publication : 2011
Title : 
Impact of the Land Reform on the Land Rights and Economic Poverty Reduction of the Majority Rural
Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  James Daale Simons & Christian Schulze Classification :  Research Paper
Partners :  RISD, IS-Academie
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD (2011). “Impact of the Land Reform on the Land Rights and Economic Poverty Reduction of the Majority Rural, Especially Women Who Depend on Land for their Livelihood”, James Daale Simons and Christian Schulze (eds), (Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development/IS-Academie), 21pp.


Year of Publication :  2003
Title : 
Culture, Practice, and Law :    Women’s Access to Land in Rwanda

Author :  Jennie E. Burnet and RISD
Editor(s) : 
Classification :  Book Chapter
Partners : 
Links : 
Proper Citation :  Burnet, Jennie E. and RISD (2003). Culture, Practice, and Law :    Women’s Access to Land in Rwanda, in L. M. Wanyeki (Ed.), Women and Land in Africa :    Culture, Religion and Realizing Women’s Rights, (NY :    Zed Books), pp. 176-206.







Year of Publication :  2001
Title : 
Cultural Transformations and Human Rights in Africa research project of the Law and Religion Program of Emory University School of Law

Author :  Burnet, Jennie E. and RISD
Editor(s) : 
Classification :  Research Paper
Partners :  RISD,Oxfam-Rwanda,Oxfam International
Links : 
Proper Citation :  Burnet, Jennie E. and RISD (2001). “Cultural Transformations and Human Rights in Africa research project of the Law and Religion Program of Emory University School of Law”, A final report based on research conducted by RISD, June 13.




Year of Publication :  1999
Title : 
Land Use and Villagisation

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) : 
Classification :  Workshop paper presentation
Partners : 
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD (1999). “Land Use and Villagisation”, A paper presented by RISD at a workshop on Land use and Villagisation held at Hotel des Mille Collines Kigali - 20th and 21st September 1999.
Year of Publication :  1999
Title : 
Women’s Land Rights in Rwanda

Author :  RISD
Editor(s) :  Jennie E. Burnet Classification :  Research Paper
Partners : 
Links : 
Proper Citation :  RISD (1999). “Women’s Land Rights in Rwanda”, Jennie E. Burnet (ed), Kigali :    Rwanda Initiative for Sustainable Development.
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