Respect, protect and strengthen the land rights of women and men living in poverty, ensuring that no one is deprived of the use and control of the land on which their well-being and human dignity depend, including through eviction, expulsion or exclusion, and with compulsory changes to tenure undertaken only in line with international law and standards on human rights.

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IFAD

Pasture users’ unions (PPUs) improve rural farmers' livelihoods in Kyrgyzstan

IFAD's Agricultural Investments and Services Project (AISP) assisted in the implementation of the 2009 "Pasture Law" which devolved pastureland management to local government and pasture users, in the form of pasture users’ unions (PUUs). 768 PUUs and 714 community pasture management plans were...

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LEMU

Protecting customary land tenure through Principles, Practices, Rights and Responsibilities (PPRR) books

LEMU worked with 8 communities in north and east Uganda to draft their customary land laws into Principles, Practices, Rights and Responsibilities (PPRR) books. The PPRR books have assisted local communities to protect their long-held customs and traditions, including their customary land tenure...

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Land Portal

Asegurar el derecho a la tierra de las chullas bolivianas

En la cultura aimara (aymara), chulla es una persona sola, sin pareja. Este caso aborda las historias de tres mujeres de familias de bajos recursos económicos y de escasa escolaridad, quienes contrajeron matrimonio jóvenes y accedieron a la tenencia de tierras mediante sus cónyuges,...

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SDGF

Promoviendo los derechos territoriales del pueblo guaraní en Yateirenda

El pueblo guaraní inició un proceso de reconstitución territorial hace más de 40 años, a partir de la liberación de gran parte de su población que vivía cautiva en haciendas patronales. En Yateirenda, la principal particularidad de la comunidad guaraní liberada es su composición social; no sólo...

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Pintrest

Los apicultores fortalecen la sostenibilidad de la reserva natural de Tariquía

La Asociación de Apicultores de la Reserva de Tariquía (AART) es una asociación de productores de miel que opera en la Reserva Nacional de Flora y Fauna Tariquía (RNFFT) en el sur de Bolivia. Esta reserva se creó con la finalidad de proteger, manejar y utilizar sosteniblemente, bajo vigilancia...

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LEARN, SHARE AND BE INSPIRED: Learning from the Database of Good Practices - Inclusive Decision-Making

ILC’s Commitment 7 seeks to ensure that processes of decision-making over land are inclusive; so that policies, laws, procedures and decisions concerning land adequately reflect the rights, needs and...

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