Recognize environmental contribution of pastoralists: Experts

Monday, 28th October 2019

'Pastoralism should be integrated into agriculture and livestock to make agriculture profitable, conserve bio-diversity'

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Civil Society Organisations in Cambodia Strive for Inclusion in Implementing Land Governance Policies

Monday, 28th October 2019

Civil society organisations open a dialogue with government officials to pursue a people-led development that upholds human rights and protects the environment

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South Asian herders fight for right to roam as pressure to settle grows

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

Herders around the world are under pressure from governments to settle down and stop their livestock roaming, as they contend with land conflicts and climate change

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Women farmers in India seek to restore farmland with new variety of crops

Thursday, 17th October 2019

In a small village near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India women farmers are cultivating their farmland by planting indigenous seeds like millets

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‘Attacks against land rights activists rising in India, Asia’

Monday, 14th October 2019

Special legislation and quick response systems needed to provide protection and support to these defenders, experts said at a meeting in Udaipur

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Custom, caste system deny land rights to Asian women, indigenous people

Monday, 14th October 2019

Women, lower-caste and indigenous people across Asia are failing to benefit from land reform laws because of deep-rooted social biases, land rights activists said

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