African land institutions make community land rights their priority

Patrick Kipalu, Director Africa Program-RRI
Thursday, 5th September 2019

Spurred by international policy commitments and growing demand from their constituencies, African land institutions are looking to place community land rights at the centre of national development agendas.

In DRC: an alternative report on indigenous people

Diel Mochire, Provincial Director, PIDP
Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

It has been 12 years since the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ratified the United Nations declaration on the rights of indigenous peoples. 

Back to the roots

Giulia Riedo, Systems and Process Support, LandNNES
Wednesday, 28th August 2019

When Nelson Mandela was launching the KwaZulu-Natal Land Reform Pilot programme in 1995, he promised that it will address poverty, unemployment, malnutrition and economic depression. 

Languages Express and Shape the Way We Understand the World

Guangchun Gangmei, Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact
Friday, 9th August 2019

On International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, Guangchun Gangmei of Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact, shares with us the importance of preserving indigenous languages, as they play a crucial role in the daily lives of people.

Land governance at Global Soil Week 2019

Juliet Tsuma, Communication and Administrative Assistant, ILC Africa.
Tuesday, 25th June 2019

On 27-30 May 2019 around 200 actors engaged in talks to initiate and reinforce guidelines and actions on sustainable soil management and land governance at the World Agroforestry headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.

Foro de los Países ALC sobre Desarrollo Sostenible: una oportunidad para impulsar sinergias y visibilizar los vínculos entre los ODS y el tema tierra

Daniela Savid (Fundación Plurales)
Thursday, 30th May 2019

El Foro de los Países de América Latina y el Caribe sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible es un espacio reconocido como ejemplo de articulación y coordinación entre gobiernos, agencias de Naciones Unidas y sociedad civil para llevar adelante la implementación de la Agenda 2030.