Small-scale land grabs: another face of land grabbing discussed
Ngumfor Abinwi Ngwa
Wednesday, 27th September 2017
Reports on land grabbing in recent years have largely followed big foreign investors on large-scale acquisition, leaving unreported small-scale land grabs. Discussions articulated during the ILC Africa regional assembly in Yaoundé-Cameroon shed light on small-scale land grabbing.
Africa Assembly day 2 and 3: learning from 1 year of implementation
Tuesday, 19th September 2017
On Wednesday and Thursday, 13 and 14 September, ILC Africa regional assembly delegates discussed lessons from 2016/17 activities, voted new steering committee members and adopted decisions on 2017/18 strategy and reports of the 2016 regional assembly and the 2017 regional implementation.
Critical Steps towards the Kilimanjaro Initiative by West African Women and Youth
Activista International (ActionAid)
Friday, 7th October 2016
This month, an iconic event at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania will take place. The Kilimanjaro initiative seeks to mobilize rural women from across Africa using women’s rights to land and productive resources as an entry point to define the future they want.
Namati is co-publishing a book that focuses on innovative land rights protection for communities in Africa. This blog post provides an overview of the threats and opportunities facing land advocates, while summarising the main lessons learned from the book.