Land rights and wrongs

What role does land titling play in helping coca leaf farmers switch to legal alternatives in Colombia?
10 မေလ 2022

This article focuses on the role that the Colombian state’s land titling programme has played in helping their communities substitute their illegal drug crops with legal alternatives. The author interviewed over 80 farmers in former coca leaf farming communities, in Putumayo, Caquetá, Cauca and Nariño, and carried out 30 elite interviews.