ILC Africa Regional Assembly 2017: Summary of day one

Marie Christelle DJUKO
Friday, 15th September 2017

Over 200 lecturers, masters, and PhD students in Cameroon receive practical knowledge on land reforms as ILC Africa kicks off its Regional Assembly at the University of Yaounde 2.

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Protecting shared grazing through joint village land use planning

OLENGAPA is a grazing area shared by the villages Olkitikiti, Lerug, and Ngapapa in rural Tanzania. Until 2015 this area was facing encroachment, fragmentation and loss to crop farming due to lack of resources and capacity to implement policies and legislation. From 2010 to 2016 the then...

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Protecting shared grazing through joint village land use planning
Case Studies

Protecting shared grazing through joint village land use planning

Author: 
Fiona Flintan
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Supporting pastoralist communities to secure land and sustainably manage resources_Photo credit UCRT

Supporting communities of pastoralists and hunter-gatherers to secure land and sustainably manage resources

UCRT works in support of hunter-gatherer and pastoralist communities in northern Tanzania. In particular, they have assisted the Maasai community of Terrat village in Simanjiro district and the Hadzabe community in securing their land and natural resources and in strengthening their livelihood....

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Supporting pastoralist communities to secure land and sustainably manage resources
Case Studies

Supporting communities of pastoralists and hunter-gatherers to secure land and sustainably manage resources

Author: 
Edward Loure (UCRT) and Amira Kheir (ILC Secretariat)
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SAVE THE DATE | Dialogue on Responsible Investments in Land: perspectives from Tanzania and globally

Thursday, 18th May 2017

From June 5-16, 2017, the Land Portal Foundation and Landesa will be jointly holding a dialogue on Responsible Investments in Land: perspectives from Tanzania and globally
 

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Manuals & Toolkits

No.7: Improving the Implementation of Land Policy and Legislation in Pastoral Areas of Tanzania

Author: 
Deus Kalenzi
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Media helps to echo voices and demands of women climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro

Friday, 21st October 2016

Climbing to the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro in the name of women's land rights across Africa has caught the attention of media outlets around the world. Here is a summary of media mentions of the historical event: 

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500 #Women2Kilimanjaro, 29 Climbers, 22 Countries, 1 Charter demanding Land Rights Now

Wednesday, 19th October 2016

In their fight for equal land rights, African women have made an epic step up. Between October 10th to 16th, women from across Africa reached the top of Mount Kilimanjaro to shout out a powerful demand: Women’s Land Rights Now! At their return on October 15th, coinciding with the International Day of Rural Women, they were welcomed and celebrated by about 500 other women from 22 African countries.

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Sharifa Juma digs terraces to stop soil erosion  Lushoto, Tanzania. Credit: Georgina Smith / CIAT

CSOs' statement on the amending process of the National Land Policy in Tanzania

Thursday, 13th October 2016

We civil society organizations and stakeholders in the Tanzanian land sector would like to thank the Ministry of Lands, Housing, and Human Settlements for initiating in good faith, the process of amending the National Land Policy of 1995 now underway.

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