800 million people worldwide still lack food security. The solution? Secure community land rights.

Joan Carling
Monday, 15th October 2018

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. 

Legal Breakthrough on Land Rights and Ending Secrecy of Land Ownership

Peter Peacock (CLS), Megan MacInnes (Global Witness)
Thursday, 31st March 2016

Peter Peacock of Community Land Scotland and Megan MacInnes of Global Witness explain the historic breakthroughs introduced in Scotland’s latest Land Reform Bill. 

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?