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Land certification a ticking time bomb

  • Zulkarnain Tihurua
    Zulkarnain Tihurua


Jakarta | Thu, September 13, 2018 | 03:21 pm
Land certification a ticking time bomb The land certification program has good intentions by giving legal certainty to farmers, especially decades after brutal land grabbing for the interest of plantations and mining.  (JP/Seto Wardhana)

PREMIUM Amid the government vision of agrarian reform, there is a need to rethink the actual impact of land certification for agricultural land. 

Instead of providing social security as originally envisioned, the PST-LP program can instead harm the societies it is intended to help. This is because various social-cultural backgrounds of societies do not necessarily conform to the progra...

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