Unity is Power: ACAD Experience at the Expert Group Meeting on Fostering Good Land Governance in the Arab States
Issa Elshatleh, ACAD
Tuesday, 15th November 2016
From September 26-28 2016, a group of 35 experts from 10 Arab countries and from different land governance related disciplines and backgrounds met in Amman, Jordan, to attend the Expert Group Meeting on Fostering Good Land Governance in the Arab States.
Six people, six countries, one message: Land Rights Now!
Gwendolyn Parami and Luca Miggiano
Monday, 10th October 2016
As part of Land Rights Now: The Global Call to Action on Indigenous and Community Land Rights, Oxfam and partners have launched a campaign to support actions in Sri Lanka, Peru, Australia, Honduras, India and Mozambique.
Tzili Mor, Director, Landesa Center for Women’s Land Rights.
Thursday, 8th September 2016
We feminize our planet by calling it “mother earth” – but land as a feminist issue goes beyond metaphor. It is because the majority of the world’s poor depend on land for food, shelter, livelihood, and often their identity, but lack legal control over this source of their survival.