Colóquio Internacional TLSA-PT

Timor-Leste:A Ilha e o Mundo

7 a 11 de setembro 2020Colóquio Online

Registration, Land Law and the Ancestors: The unexpected impacts of trying to capture rai lisan

Meabh Cryan Australia National University (ANU), AUSTRALIA; Tahan Consulting

This paper examines the impact of post-independence land registration processes on customary land (rai lisan) in Timor-Leste and identifies the policy challenges facing the current Timor-Leste Government regarding customary land.