LANDex Initiative Democratizes Land Monitoring and Puts People at the Center of Global Land Data
Thursday, 28th March 2019
WASHINGTON, DC – The LANDex initiative, to be launched this Thursday on the sidelines of the World Bank Land and Poverty Conference, is the first global dataset of its type to offer people-centered perspectives into the impacts of land governance.
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.
On World Food Day, Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Mobilize to Assert Their Land Rights
Monday, 15th October 2018
New Policy Brief Highlights Their Role in Global Food Security
Thousands join community advocates in Kenya, Myanmar, Peru, Uganda, Guatemala, Indonesia, Australiaand at least 18 other countries to call on governments to secure their rights to the lands that form the basis for global food security and help mitigate against climate change.