MRG and OPDP worried about the flawed implementation of African Court’s Ogiek judgment

Monday, 20th November 2017

Minority Rights Group International (MRG) and Ogiek Peoples’ Development Program (OPDP), ILC members, express their concern about the newly formed Kenyan government Task Force on the implementation of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights judgment regarding the case of the indigenous Ogiek people. 

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Participatory mapping enhances land governance in Kenya

Nyanchama Angela
Monday, 2nd October 2017

Project uses participatory mapping method to enhance tenure security and improve livelihoods in counties across Kenya. Nyanchama Angela blogs

ILC members celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day 2017

Monday, 14th August 2017

From Cameroon to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), ILC members campaigned for the inclusion of Indigenous Peoples in politics and government for better recognition of their rights.

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What indigenous communities can learn from Kenya’s Ogiek Peoples significant land rights victory

Monday, 7th August 2017

Indigenous Peoples mobilisation, activism, tenacity, media coverage, and taking court action all helped bring the Indigenous Ogiek Peoples success against the government of Kenya. Here's how...

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Natural Justice looking for Programme Officer, Kenya

Deadline: 
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Call for Applications: Programme Officer, Traditional Knowledge and Benefit Sharing, Customary Use and Conservation. Kenya 
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The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa_Photo credit Procasur

The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa

The Learning Route is a methodology developed by the organisation PROCASUR that facilitates practical learning in the field, through the direct exchange of experiences amongst local champions and rural practitioners. The Learning Route is effective for the exchange of embodied local knowledge...

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The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa
Case Studies

The Learning Route methodology: An example on women’s land rights from East Africa

Author: 
Ariel Halpern, Viviana Sacco and Valentina Suave (PROCASUR), Gaynor Paradza (ILC Secretariat)
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Ogiek Indigenous Peoples win historic battle against government in African land rights case

Friday, 26th May 2017

ILC member, Minority Rights Group International (MRG) argues the 8 year-long Ogiek case to victory in front of the African Court on Human and Peoples Rights, which recognises the Ogiek's indigenous status and their right to reparations from the government of Kenya.

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A COMMON RIGHT: UGANDA LAND ALLIANCE AND THE KARAMOJONG - photo by ©Jason Taylor/Source Project

African Court to deliver landmark judgment on Ogiek community land rights case against Kenyan government

Tuesday, 23rd May 2017

The African Court on Human and Peoples Rights, at its 45th session on 26 May 2017 in Arusha, will deliver a long-awaited judgment on a case brought before it, by the Ogiek indigenous peoples against the Kenyan government, for consistent violations and denial of their land rights.

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Job Advert: Oxfam Pan Africa Programme - Women Land Rights Project Manager

Deadline: 
Monday, March 20, 2017

The Oxfam Pan Africa Programme works with CSOs and their coalitions, the African Union and Governments to popularise, advocate for and implement key international and continental policy standards, pledges and human rights instruments nationally. 

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