5 million landless
and rural workers and helped hundreds of thousands of families gain access to productive land, which they have used to grow crops for local consumption.
He noted that the LLP is designed to benefit the landless
city residents under Republic Act 409, or the Revised Charter of the City of Manila of 1949, as amended.
and very poor when they got married in 1994, they now own 24 hectares for growing hybrid corn.
But, in the meantime, what happened to the 3000 marginal and landless
While the number of landless
people in the state may be a cause of concern, Kerala is above average on a national scale, where more than half of rural India does not own any land.
Sudan Tribune has learnt that plots have been allocated to landless
people currently occupying privately owned and government land.
That is why over 9 million people left farming and the number of landless
labourers increased by 36% in the past decade.
8 % of rural households are landless
while the poverty amongst rural landless
people is high.
The manifesto also promises to construct 15 lakh houses for the landless
in the state, and provide land lease to slum dwellers.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 30 ( ANI ): Congress President Sonia Gandhi will on Monday launch the 'Zero Landless
Project', a unique initiative of the Kerala Government to provide land to all the landless
people in the state by 2015.
In terms of the respondents, only small farmers who own up to 5 acres of land and landless
rural households were targeted.
as an additional non-executive Director.