Ogiek peoples attending court hearing in Tanzania. Credit: OPDP

Preparing the next big mile for the Ogiek Peoples

Tuesday, 22nd May 2018

One year after the landmark victory against the government of Kenya, the Indigenous Ogiek Peoples will come together on May 26 to reflect on the lessons learnt and groom support to make the next steps successful.

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How to protect women land rights in Cameroon/ Israel Bionyi

How to enhance women’s land rights in Cameroon?

Wednesday, 16th May 2018

A national workshop trains civil society organisations in Cameroon to advocate for women’s land rights.

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CHR and ANGOC conduct a consultation on securing human rights in business ventures

Thursday, 24th May 2018

The Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) in partnership with the Asian NGO Coalition for Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (ANGOC), with the support of the International Land Coalition (ILC), organized a multi-stakeholder consultation on the Philippine National Action Plan (NAP) on Business and Human Rights last 11 May 2018, at the CHR Central Office in Quezon City, Philippines. 

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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.

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ILC Latin America & the Caribbean demands an end to the wave of assassinations of land and human rights defenders in Guatemala

Friday, 11th May 2018

ILC firmly condemns the murders of Luis Marroquin of Comite de Desarrollo Campesino (CODECA), and of Jose Can Xol and Mateo Chaman Paau of Comite Campesino del Altiplano (CCDA) and demands a thorough investigation to bring to justice those responsible.

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National committees for family farming in Colombia and Indonesia achieve the approval of important regulations in support of family farming

Friday, 11th May 2018

Also, various National Committees for Family Farming in Africa are involved in processes for the creation of national public policies and are playing a key role in defending the interests of Family Farming

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