Workshop trained participants how to use STDM to secure tenure

A tool to secure tenure for all in Francophone Africa

Friday, 15th March 2019

Across French speaking Africa, communities are battling governments and companies to preserve their historical rights to land. An inclusive land tool developed by the Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) is helping communities determine borders and protect their rights.

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Stakeholders at the Cameroon Land Tenure Week included women and indigenous groups. Photo credit: CED

More voices for land reform in Cameroon

Wednesday, 6th March 2019

With inclusion as a core objective, the Cameroon Land Tenure Week fosters dialogue and put the land question on top of the national debate agenda.

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Public hearing in Senegal on land governance

Senegal’s public hearing on land governance

Tuesday, 5th March 2019

An innovation born from the recent presidential elections in Senegal is its public exchange of ideas on land between presidential candidates and voters.

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The case for an International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists

Wednesday, 20th March 2019

Although livestock supports the livelihoods and food security of almost 1.3 billion people, its keepers, including pastoralists still feel marginalised. The Government of Mongolia and other countries are calling for an International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists (IYRP) to increase their recognition and the importance of rangelands.

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Acciones de la Iniciativa Global de Tierras Comunitarias en Perú y Ecuador

Thursday, 31st January 2019
En todo el mundo, los miembros de la Coalición Internacional para el Acceso  la Tierra (ILC)  se están movilizando para apoyar a las comunidades a defender sus territorios. Para avanzar en estos esfuerzos, la ILC -en alianza con Namati y el IIED  lanzó  la Iniciativa Tierras Comunitarias, la cual busca facilitar un intercambio internacional de conocimientos sobre el trabajo a nivel comunitario para fortalecer los derechos a la tierra de estos actores del mundo rural.
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Se crea el Frente Indígena Campesino por la Tierra y el Territorio en Guatemala

Wednesday, 30th January 2019

La Estrategia para la Gobernanza Territorial Incluyente y Sostenible para la Seguridad Alimentaria (ENI Guatemala) y diversas organizaciones campesinas e indígenas  de Guatemala conformaron una alianza denominada "Frente Indígena Campesino por la Tierra y el Territorio", para luchar contra las condiciones de inequidad y desigualdad en el campo guatemalteco, que se expresan en los elevados índices de pobreza y exclusión de los productores a pequeña escala, trabajadores agrícolas y pueblos indígenas.

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