The Dashboard launches in Senegal and piloted by IPAR
Wednesday, 30th May 2018
Land governance is an important part of natural resource management. Senegal has recently adopted a land policy, which opens up prospects for a long-promised, but long-delayed, land reform. One suggestion is that land indicator monitoring facilitates consensus building, thus contributing to the promotion of peace.
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.
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.
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.
La Mesa de Agua de Salta evalúa la situación en el Chaco salteño
Latin America & the Caribbean
Friday, 4th May 2018
Funcionarios nacionales y provinciales, representantes de organizaciones campesinas e indígenas y las instituciones que integran la Mesa de Coordinación y Acción para el Acceso y Gestión del Agua en el Chaco Salteño se reunieron el 25 de abril en la localidad salteña de la Unión en Rivadavia Banda Sur, con el fin de evaluar las obras de acceso a agua realizadas en 2017 y planificar el trabajo para este año.