Social Tenure Domain Model

Global Land Tool Network (GLTN)

STDM is a land administration tool designed to protect land tenure.

Product description Brand name and product description

STDM is a plugin for the open-source software QGIS. It is a land management tool, designed to provide support in developing countries, where there is scarce land information coverage in poor urban areas, rural areas, or in conflict/disaster emergencies. Its purpose is to represent people-land relationships without legal, technical, or formal constraints.

The tool also allows including documents that support social tenures, such as photographs, videos, sketches, maps, or other documents.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Distributors are GLTN and UNHabitat and implementing organizations can be found here.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
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Conventional land administration systems or community based maps

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 10: Reduced inequalities

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Goal 16: Peace, justice, and strong institutions

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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