Creating a global 'land rights family': from knowledge to action
Brendan Schwartz (IIED), Co-Facilitator of Community Land Initiative
Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Community land rights are the focus of two new initiatives. The first, launched with an 'action shop' in Kenya, enables civil society organisations to share knowledge and chart new paths; the second supports communities to seek legal redress for violated rights.
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.
What ILC, OXFAM, RRI Directors want you to know about the Global Call to Action
Mike Taylor (ILC), Winnie Byanyima (Oxfam), Andy White (RRI)
Wednesday, 9th March 2016
Around 2.5 billion people live, work, and depend on indigenous and community lands. They protect about half of the world’s land, but have full ownership rights to just one-fifth of that. Why this massive gap?