No land rights, no SDG's
“the transformative potential of the land related indicators is that we can talk about land not as a threatening subject – but as having the potential to alleviate poverty and achieve sustainable development.”
-Dr. Peter Messerli, Director Wyss Academy for Nature at the University of Bern
WHY IS SECURING LAND RIGHTS CENTRAL TO ACHIEVING THE SDGs?
TO ERADICATE POVERTY AND HUNGER
TO BUILD A WORLD OF JUSTICE
TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE
LAND AND SDG'S: LET'S START WITH THE EVIDENCE
Read the evidence backing why securing land rights is central to achieving the SDGs
what we do
Many organisations and networks working on land issues have made strong contributions to the SDG agenda. Thanks to their lobbying and advocacy efforts, land is prominently featured throughout the Global Goals.
But the work is far from over if we want to keep it there...
Progress towards SDG land degradation & restoration commitments
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Sustainable Development Goals through the Lens of Land Rights in Bangladesh
1 July 2020Read More
Proposed language to the zero draft of the Ministerial Declaration
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