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Disruptive report

Land inequality is at the heart of unequal societies

The largest 1 % of farms in the world operate more than 70 % of the world’s farmland.

ILC's research report Uneven Ground reveals that land inequality is worse than we thought and on the rise, directly threatening the livelihoods of 2.5 billion people involved in smallholder agriculture.

So what happens when land is increasingly concentrated in the hands of a few?

As the guarantor of biodiversity, health, resilience, and equitable and sustainable livelihoods, land inequality catalyses other inequality crises including wealth, power, gender, health, and environment. It is fundamentally linked to democratic decline, climate change, global health security and pandemics, mass migration, unemployment, and intergenerational injustice.

How we share and use land is key to the future of people and the planet.

Land inequality is growing

Read about it in our report, Uneven Ground

Tackling the issue

With groundbreaking research confirming our grounds for concern, ILC members are working across all work areas to ensure equal access to tenure for the men, women and communities living on and from the land

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#Asia #National partnerships #Women's Land Rights #Bangladesh #4. Equal Land Rights for Women

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#Ecosystems #6. Locally managed ecosystems #OXFAM #Inequality

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ILC Africa

#Land rights #1. Secure tenure rights #2. Strong small-scale farming systems #South Africa #7. Inclusive decision-making #8. Transparent and accessible information

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ILC

#OXFAM #Inequality #Women's Land Rights #4. Equal Land Rights for Women

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ILC Learning Hub

#Inequality #Global #Briefs #OXFAM

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#Global #Research

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ILC Learning Hub

#National partnerships #Human Rights #Ecosystems #Land policy and multi-stakeholder dialogue #OXFAM #Inequality