The aim of the study is to investigate the land-related causes of conflict in the Jubaland State of Somalia. The study findings are expected to guide the work of the UN in peace building and land conflicts management and to inform land policy processes and other land governance interventions in Jubaland and Somalia as a whole.
The study has three specific objectives:
- Assessment of the land governance systems
- Investigation of land tenure, land use patterns and land conflicts
- Documentation of the patterns of land disputes involving pastoralist communities