Monthly Archives: November 2020

Zanzibar uses digital documents to prove ownership

New project means islanders can now get documents proving land ownership in 20 minutes instead of five years By Kim Harrisberg November 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A team of tablet-armed Zanzibar data collectors gathered enough information from hundreds of people on the Tanzanian archipelago to issue each of them …

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Syria asks returning Palestinian refugees to prove they own real estate in Yarmouk – Middle East Monitor

Palestinian refugees have started to demand their return to Yarmouk refugee camp, but they face difficult conditions before their return. Quds press reported yesterday. In addition to tackling dangerous infrastructure, returnees were asked to provide proof of ownership, along with their historical electricity, water and phone bills. Talk to Quds …

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