2017 Tenure Conference: Realizing People’s Rights: Forest and Land Tenure Reform in Indonesia

Wednesday, 1st November 2017

2017 Tenure Conference was convened in Jakarta, Indonesia during 25-27th October 2017 to review and revise  the ‘Tenurial Road Map’ that was developed as a result of the Lombok Conference in 2011, during the previous administration.

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Certificate of Land Ownership Awards Distribution and Installation of Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries of Bago City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

Friday, 6th October 2017

Thirty-one (31) agrarian reform beneficiaries from Barangay Calumangan, Bago City, Negros Occidental, received their certificates of land ownership award (CLOA).

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Indonesia’s National Peasant Day 2017 – A Plea to the President for Agrarian Reform

Thursday, 28th September 2017

Rain was pouring down from Jakarta’s sky that morning, Wednesday, 27th September 2017. Nevertheless, it did not stop thousands of activists and peasants in swinging their legs to the State Palace, to urge the President in accelerating the Agrarian Reform.

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Time to halt pressure on common property resources in India

Friday, 8th September 2017

The pressure on the common property resources (CPRs) has rapidly increased in the past few decades. Not only are the areas under them which have been impacted, but the increased pressure has led to land overexploitation and land degradation. 

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Orientation for Journalists on "Land Rights of Women and Indigenous Peoples: Role of Media"

Monday, 4th September 2017

The media plays an important role in highlighting the deprivation of the underprivileged groups in society and it is important for journalists who are working in the different sectors of the media to be aware of the rights of marginalized people including women and indigenous groups. 

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ILC Asia Members' Declaration on the International Youth Day

Sunday, 13th August 2017

For the very first time, ILC Asia started the discussion to include the youths within its struggle over land. Young farmers from five Asian countries gathered in Bogor, Indonesia from the 10th to 12th of August 2017. Participants in the regional gathering brainstormed ideas on youth and land which resulted in a common agenda of working together for a campaign with the commitments of organizations who participated. The initiative called “Securing the Future: Land Rights for Rural Youths” was opened on the occasion of International Youth Day 2017.

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