- Central Asia
- East Asia & Pacific
- Middle East
- South Asia
- East Africa
- Southern Africa
- West and Central Africa
- North Africa
- Latin America
- Antigua and Barbuda
- British Virgin Islands
- Cayman Islands
- Dominican Republic
- Netherlands Antilles
- Puerto Rico
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Saint Lucia
- Saint Vincent and Grenadines
- Trinidad and Tobago
- Turks and Caicos Islands
- United States Virgin Islands
- Central America
- South America
- Eastern Europe
- Western Europe
- North America
[18/01/2013] Governing Land for Women and Men- A Technical Guide to Support The Achievement of Responsible Gender-Equitable Governance of Land tenure
[via FAO] This technical guide aims to assist implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines by providing guidance that supports the Guidelines’ principle of gender equality in tenure governance....
[15/01/2013] Landesa Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professionals Program- Call for applications now open
The Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professional Program is cultivating a network of qualified professionals who are strongly committed to strengthening women’s land rights. The program will boost...
Please find here the report of the online discussion facilitated by Ekta Parishad on the land portal in December 2012 : Is the right to land for shelter a human right? Many thanks to all of the...
In 2012 the Landesa Center for Women’s Land Rights launched its Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professionals Program. The program’s inaugural year was a huge success, and we are writing now to invite...
(…) More than 100 Hindu women from Rahim Yar Khan in Pakistan’s Punjab Province have demanded that the government give them ownership rights of their occupied residential land. The...
(…) “When time to sell produce came, he would pocket all the money alone. When I asked for my share, he would tell me it was his land and I must just continue working. He would...
[18/12/2012] IFAD video from The Gambia looks at how reclaiming and restoring unproductive land is changing the lives of women
[IFAD] In The Gambia, women often farm on degraded, unproductive land. The more fertile land is usually reserved for men. But things are changing. A government project is using simple technologies...
Intitución que convoca: Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development, Trinidad and Tobago, along with the Trinidad and Tobago Society of Planners (TTSP) and the...
[adapated from GlobalPost] This article states that in Morocco, when family land is sold, the unmarried or widowed women in the family, collectively called the Soulaliyate, often become ...
[11/12/2012] Acceso y control de la tierra y los territorios para pobladores rurales: requisito para lograr sociedades más justas, sostenibles y democráticas
Además de políticas públicas adecuadas, se requieren estrategias de exigibilidad sobre los derechos a la tierra y los territorios en un marco amplio e inclusivo de participación...