Normative and Institutional Approaches to the Protection of Property Rights of IDPs in Kenya's Rift Valley Province

Juma, Laurence
September 2012
African Journal of International & Comparative Law;Sep2012, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p251
Academic Journal
The article looks at the task of mapping out the imperatives of property governance regimes that render the Kenyan legal system improperly poised to deal with internally displaced persons (IDPs). It analyses the strength of the existing norms against international and regional standards for the protection of IDP property rights. It also elicits a theoretical understanding of how human rights standards can be brought to bear upon the plights of IDPs in Kenya.


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