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a redistribution of agricultural land (especially by government action)

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Senator Grace Poe, who presided over the CA's committee on agrarian reform, suspended the hearing of the panel citing many questions regarding the appointment of Castriciones.
The distribution of 153 CLOAs held at the Bella Plaza in San Sebastian in Tarlac City was led by Agrarian Reform Secretary John R.
The bill seeks to grant full insurance coverage to all qualified agrarian reform beneficiaries of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program, by amending for the purpose Section 14 of Republic Act No.
Of the six AVAs, five are in Mindanao and only one in Visayas, DAR officer-in-charge Rosalina Bistoyong said in an interview during a hearing conducted by the House Committee on Agrarian Reform on the impact of AVA at the CAP Grand Auditorium here.
It was the deadline legislated by Congress in 2007, for the government to implement the country's Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program.
This fabulous book offers nuanced, thorough, and incisive analysis of the gender politics of Chile's agrarian reform, one of the most extensive in the world in terms of its redistribution of land.
Agrarian reform is a sure way to transform Latin America's unjust social structure and offer millions of landless peasants access to markets and a place in the new global economic order.
The document, "Towards a Better Distribution of Land: The Challenge of Agrarian Reform," was published by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace.
Some contemporary explanations of the failure of Arab agricultural sectors to expand productivity at a sufficiently rapid pace still emphasize inegalitarian land tenure and the need for further agrarian reform, although other critiques and remedies are also now available.
INCRA, the Brazilian Institute of Colonization and Agrarian Reform, was founded in 1970.
The bill, which will amend Republic Act 97000, or the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) Extension with Reforms, seeks to provide immediate financial assistance to affected agrarian-reform beneficiaries in the event of natural calamities.
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) signed a livelihood program partnership agreement with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to increase the household income of farmers by developing and improving their agri-business enterprises.
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is eyeing the distribution of 48,588 hectares of land to 46,253 farmers this year, with 11,356 hectares already awarded from January to June.
This is the position that has been taken by the Office of the Solicitor General and the Department of Agrarian Reform," explained deputy spokesperson Abigail Valte.
Yucatecan hacendados were quick to exploit this by financing and co-opting anarchosyndicalist unions, local leaders, and electoral candidates who opposed the agrarian reform.