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Fighting land corruption in Africa

Juliet Tsuma, Communication Assistant, ILC Africa
Tuesday, 24th September 2019

When development projects are announced in rural Africa, the elites and politically influential rush to acquire land in the space earmarked for development at cheaper rates. 

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.

New Law “On Pastures” In The Republic Of Uzbekistan

Monday, 15th July 2019

On the 20th May 2019, a new law "On Pastures” was adopted by the Legislative Chamber of the Republic of Uzbekistan, and then signed by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The law had been discussed numerous times at different political levels during the last five years.

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.

Land Reform Only way to Solve South Africa's Inequality Problem

Monday, 13th May 2019

Having emerged as a free society in 1994, South Africa adopted a new Constitution that sought to redress the legacy of apartheid by enshrining a Bill of Rights for all South Africans. Twenty-five years on and one of those rights, the right to property, has recently set off new controversy. 

Women’s Day celebration in Tanzania

Masalu Luhula
Monday, 25th March 2019

Roughly 24 years after the Beijing declaration, women are yet to enjoy equal rights as men. 

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