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Friday, 23rd November 2018

After decades of being the elephant in the room of global development, only now are we seeing increased recognition of land rights

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On World Food Day, Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Mobilize to Assert Their Land Rights

Monday, 15th October 2018

New Policy Brief Highlights Their Role in Global Food Security

Thousands join community advocates in Kenya, Myanmar, Peru, Uganda, Guatemala, Indonesia, Australia and at least 18 other countries to call on governments to secure their rights to the lands that form the basis for global food security and help mitigate against climate change.

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Joan Carling is the winner of the Champions of the Earth Award

Tuesday, 2nd October 2018

Congratulations to Joan Carling for winning the 2018 Champions of the Earth Award, for lifetime achievement, one of the highest environmental honours of the United Nations.

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Monday, 17th September 2018
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A big win for the Land Rights Now campaign!

Thursday, 6th September 2018

Earlier this year, you called on the Liberian authorities to pass the pro-community Land Rights Act. We are excited to share that Liberia’s Senate has just passed the pro-community Land Rights Act into law. And it wouldn’t have happened without thousands of people raising their voices around the world and in Liberia!

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A snapshot of what our members in the EMENA region are doing

Wednesday, 15th August 2018

The ILC Europe, Middle East and North Africa (EMENA) region, is ILC’s newest regional platform. Officially established in 2017, it started as a result of a few of ILC’s then global members who, upon realizing their work had a national focus rather than a global one, decided to join together and form a regional caucus. Take a look at what some of our members are doing. 

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