MRG and OPDP worried about the flawed implementation of African Court’s Ogiek judgment
Monday, 20th November 2017
Minority Rights Group International (MRG) and Ogiek Peoples’ Development Program (OPDP), ILC members, express their concern about the newly formed Kenyan government Task Force on the implementation of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights judgment regarding the case of the indigenous Ogiek people.
Ibrahima KA, a researcher at IPAR, a sub-regional think tank based in Dakar, Senegal says West Africa must regulate rural land markets to protect the land rights of vulnerable families in rural communities.
ILC-LAC statement on the recent wave of evictions in Guatemala
Latin America & the Caribbean
Friday, 10th November 2017
The International Land Coalition Latin America and the Caribbean (ILC-LAC) is deeply concerned about the violent evictions carried out by the security forces of Guatemala on the 30th of October and 1st -3rd November 2017 in the communities Chab´il Cho´ch, in Izabal, and CumbreChanche Tactic and Semuy Cacchaila, in Alta Verapaz.