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Court case could hold the key to land reform

Laurel Oettle
Wednesday, 23rd May 2018

Could new political will for land reform provide renewed hope? 

Creating a global 'land rights family': from knowledge to action

Brendan Schwartz (IIED), Co-Facilitator of Community Land Initiative
Tuesday, 13th March 2018

Community land rights are the focus of two new initiatives. The first, launched with an 'action shop' in Kenya, enables civil society organisations to share knowledge and chart new paths; the second supports communities to seek legal redress for violated rights.

Is agrarian reform a dying issue?

Joe-Anna Marie Abelinde and Luis de la Rosa
Tuesday, 27th February 2018

Following the expiration of the land acquisition and distribution (LAD) component of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform with Extension and Reforms (CARPER) in June 2014, the issuance of Notices of Coverage (NOCs) was stalled – leaving the remaining 600,000 hectares undistributed as of 2016.

Giving power through Joint Land Ownership (JLO) in Nepal

Community Self Reliance Center (CSRC)
Thursday, 8th February 2018

'After the acquisition of joint land ownership I feel powerful in my household. Now, I have also access to land which we both (husband and wife) use for growing our children's well-being." Pangula Tharu and Chahari Tharuni, Bardiya.

Global Land Forum 2018 - Why you need to be there

Betty Tiominar
Thursday, 8th February 2018

Indonesia has been granted the opportunity to host the Global Land Forum (GLF), which to be organized during 24-26 September 2018 in Bandung. 

Building momentum around rangelands across Africa

Thursday, 11th January 2018

In 2017, the Rangeland Initiative mobilised resources, built partnerships and advocated for pastoralists land rights  

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