Land Acquisition and Resettlement

pub-relationThe main objective of the resettlement program is to address the social impacts and ensure the successful restoration of living standards, income earning capacity and production levels of project-affected households.

The major scope of resettlement includes:

  • Provide compensation for loss of land and other assets by working closely with the Compensation Determination Committee at the District level;
  • Prepare a database of the affected persons/households and their socio-economic attributes;
  • Determine rehabilitation and other entitlements for those severely affected;
  • Assess resettlement impacts in areas identified for land acquisition;
  • Monitor effective delivery of resettlement entitlements;
  • Provide orientation to those involved in the delivery of resettlement entitlements; and
  • Provide other necessary inputs for successful implementation of the resettlement plan