Land Ownership 0% open

Somalia

What data is expected?

Data should include maps of lands with parcel layer and display parcel boundaries in addition to a land registry with information on transactions of parcels of land. The assessment criteria were developed in collaboration with Cadasta Foundation. For more information on land ownership datasets and where they're located, see Cadasta Foundation's Data Overview](http://cadasta.org/open-data/overview-of-property-rights-data/).

  • Types of cadastre
  • Transaction history of parcel
  • Parcel boundaries
  • Parcel location
  • Data available for the entire country
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge No
Publicly available No
Openly licenced No
Up-to-date No
In an open and machine-readable format
Digital data No
Print data No
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps There is no land ownership data published for Somalia, search engine, did not return any relevant result. Legal specialists explains that there are Responsibility for urban, agricultural and grazing land is divided between three Ministries which have not streamlined procedures and have low levels of cooperation and communication. For reference about land ownership in Somalia http://legalactionworldwide.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Housing-Land-and-Property-Issues-in-Somalia-Persons-of-Concern-in-Somaliland-and-South-Central-Somalia.pdf
characteristics None of the above
Controlled access No
Collector name Ministry of Public Works, Housing and Transport, Ministry for Agriculture, and Ministry for Pastoral Development and Environment
There is no land ownership data published in Somalia.

It is unclear whether cadastral data indicating individual property rights currently exist (for example in urban areas) http://shuraako.org/sites/default/files/documents/Land%20Tenure%20in%20Somalia%20A%20Potential%20Foundation%20for%20Security%20and%20Prosperity.pdf

Meta data

Data location   Unknown
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Hatem Ben Yacoub
Last modified   Wed May 30 2018 23:51:01 GMT+0000 (UTC)