Local Movement Leveraging the Sustainable Development Goals to Strengthen Women’s Land Rights in Brazil
Latin America & the Caribbean
By Patricia Chaves, Jolyne Sanjak and Malcolm Childress
Tuesday, 18th April 2017
On February 1st, 2017, Espaço Feminista hosted a forum in Bonito, Pernambuco, Brazil on women's land rights. Our objective was to bring the SDG discussion to the local level, where changes really occur.
NES (National Engagement Strategy) in Ecuador is a "platform advocating for sustainable land and territorial rights, equal access to natural resources and development". In recent months, it has achieved significant success supporting processes to draft land regulations and policies.
Land in the hands of the few: reflections from the 2017 Global Peasant's Congress
Tuesday, 11th April 2017
On the occasion of the International Congress on Global Peasants Rights, which took place in Germany from March 8th – 10th, 2017, the International Land Coalition supported four members from Guatemala, Iran, Indonesia and Zambia in attending the congress.
Managing interactions between environmental change and livestock systems through interventions such as sustainable rangeland use and improved land governance is a key focus of the Sustainable Livestock Systems program of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI).