Kilimanjaro Initiative celebrates one year

Monday, 27th November 2017

After a year of pushing for rural women’s land rights and influencing the African Union to endorse the Charter on inclusive rights for women, the Kilimanjaro Initiative reconnects as a movement and agrees to have a comprehensive framework for monitoring the implementation of the Kilimanjaro Rural Women’s demands across African countries.

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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.

The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa_Photo credit Procasur

The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa

The Learning Route is a methodology developed by the organisation PROCASUR that facilitates practical learning in the field, through the direct exchange of experiences amongst local champions and rural practitioners. The Learning Route is effective for the exchange of embodied local knowledge...

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The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa
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The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa

Author: 
Ariel Halpern, Viviana Sacco and Valentina Suave (PROCASUR), Gaynor Paradza (ILC Secretariat)
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ILC members push for women’s land rights as priority for CEDAW agenda

Tuesday, 20th December 2016

Legal competitions as a tool for awareness raising

The Transitional Programme of Post-Conflict Reconstruction (PTRPC), implemented by the Government of Burundi and financed by IFAD, has provided legal support to poor rural communities. Working towards the goals of peace, economic empowerment and access to rights for women, PTRPC implemented a...

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Legal competitions as a tool for awareness raising
Case Studies

Legal competitions as a tool for awareness raising

Author: 
Elisabetta Cangelosi (ILC Secretariat) and Espérance Musirimu (IFAD/PTRPC)
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Unissons-Nous pour la Promotion de Batwa
Member since: 
2015
Focal point: 
Leonard Habimana
Confederation des Associations des Producteurs Agricoles pour le Developpement
Member since: 
2015
Association pour la Paix et les Droits de l'Homme
Member since: 
2011
Focal point: 
Jean Marie Habwintahe

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