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
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
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...
SPOTLIGHT | SDGS AND LAND RIGHTS: THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM
ILC AND THE SDGS
Learn how the land community can engage in the SDG process and ensure that no one is left behind.
LAND RIGHTS INDICATORS
Land Rights: An Essential Global Indicator for the Post-2015 SDGs
LAND AND SDG'S: LET'S START WITH THE EVIDENCE
Read the evidence backing why securing land rights is central to achieving the SDGs?