ILC members celebrate International Womens Day

ILC Africa members celebrate International Women’s Day

Wednesday, 3rd April 2019

The 2018 Global Gender Gap report shows that though countries have done much to improve gender parity, there is still a wide gap to cover.

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Se realiza capacitación en mapeos participativos para fortalecer a comunidades del Corredor Seco Centroamericano

Wednesday, 3rd April 2019

Entre el 25 y el 29 de marzo, se desarrolló una capacitación sobre mapeos participativos en El Salvador, donde los  14 participantes, representantes de las organizaciones sociales de base y ONG de Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador y Nicaragua que forman parte de la Plataforma Semiáridos de América Latina, aprendieron a realizar el proceso completo de mapeo participativo, desde el relvamiento de puntos con GPS, hasta la elaboracion de un mapa para representar la información relevada.

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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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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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