A pilot Land Administration Domain Model(LADM) for Kenya

A pilot Land Administration Domain Model(LADM) for Kenya

General, GIS, Programming, Web-GIS
Kenya has amassed a huge collection of records since 1902 when the colonial government put in place the Crown Land Ordinance of 1902. This law allowed alienation of native lands for the colonial masters and the alienation process involved formal registration of ownership rights. Over the years, a number of laws touching on land were passed and operationalized, with the effect of having land administration and registration being exercised under different legislative regimes. All the documentation produced from land transactions over these years have continued to be kept in paper form. This has seen a big number of these documents get destroyed by normal aging processes, lost through untracked paper trails and from corruption driven motives.  The Institute of Geomatics, GIS and Remote Sensing (IGGReS) of Dedan Kimathi University of…
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