The impact of secure land tenure on water access levels in sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Botswana and Zambia

@inproceedings{Sjstedt2011TheIO,
  title={The impact of secure land tenure on water access levels in sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Botswana and Zambia},
  author={Martin Sj{\"o}stedt},
  year={2011}
}
Abstract The argument developed and tested in this paper contends that the lack of success in past decades when it comes to increasing water coverage levels – particularly in sub-Saharan Africa – is attributable to the institutional arrangements under which land is managed. In short, the starting point is that if water coverage levels are to increase, some form of investment in land, housing, water infrastructure, or wells needs to be undertaken – primarily by citizens themselves. However, in… CONTINUE READING

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