Vacancy Announcement: ILC Asia Seeks Regional Coordinator
Sunday, February 5, 2017
Looking to work in an action-oriented and dynamic environment? The ILC Asia Regional Coordination Unit is recruiting a regional Coordinator. S/he will lead a team that facilitates a diverse and growing network of 45 Asia-based organisations. ILC Asia forms part of a global alliance of more...
ICCA and ILC Asia initiated collaboration on Land Issues in Asia
Thursday, 2nd August 2018
Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Conserved Areas and Territories (ICCA) Southeast Asia invited ILC Asia in its regional assembly in order to foresee and initiate a possible collaboration of both organisations.
Indonesia CSOs Emphasize Commitment to Support Global Land Forum
Monday, 16th July 2018
Consortium for Agrarian Reform (KPA) of Indonesia organized a friendly gathering last week, on July 12, 2018 by inviting the CSOs, Peasant Unions, and KPA’s founding fathers. The gathering was intended to strengthen the bond between the CSOs toward the Global Land Forum 2018 which to be held in Indonesia on September this year.
National committees for Family Farming in Colombia and Indonesia achieve the approval of important regulations in support of family farming
Friday, 1st June 2018
The National Committees for Family Farming in Indonesia and Colombia have promoted processes of political dialogue between key players in Family Farming, leading to the approval of new regulations for the development of Family Farming in their respective countries. In Indonesia, the Law on the Protection and Empowerment of Farmers in central Java has been approved. In Colombia, strategic public policy guidelines for Family Farming were approved.
Engaging journalists on agrarian issues through training
Wednesday, 30th May 2018
The Sajogyo Institute in collaboration with the Consortium for Agrarian Reform and support from Ikatan Jurnalis Televisi Indonesia (IJTI) and International Land Coalition Asia, a training was held for journalists with the theme "Engaging Journalists on Agrarian Issues." The training was held on 18th to 20th of May 2018 in Jambuluwuk, Ciawi, Bogor, West Java.
Improving indigenous women’s access to land and participation in natural resource management
In Halimun Salak, West Java, Indonesia, Kasepuhan women were landless, and were excluded from land-related decision-making and natural resource management. The society is traditional, and is governed by strict customary law (adat) and practices. As a result of gender roles, women were...
Expanding the Dialogue on Large-Scale Land Acquisition and its alternatives
This case study highlights the process used by the Asian Farmers Association (AFA) to better involve grassroots organisations from three Asian countries in national, regional and international dialogues on large-scale land acquisitions (LSLAs). The project was implemented in Cambodia, Indonesia...
Connecting strategies: A round-table discussion with ILC members in Asia on land issues
Friday, 18th May 2018
ILC Asia in collaboration with CIFOR held a roundtable discussion on global land related themes, presenting speakers from various ILC member organizations such as FAO, Oxfam, AIPP, KPA, WRF and CIFOR. The meeting was held in the framework of ILC Asia facilitator and focal point team building, which took place in Bogor Indonesia on 17-19 April 2018.
JKPP's diary from knowledge to action: Experience with the Community Land Initiative
Dewi Sutejo of JKPP (Jaringan Kerja Pemetaan Partisipatif)
Friday, 9th March 2018
The Community Land Co-Learning Initiative was no ordinary workshop or training. It was about how to advance in the way forward to protect the community land and an opportunity to learn from experts across the world.