Land Debates

Land titling in Peru: what future for women's tenure security?, 2-13 December 2013

26 November 2013 to 19 December 2013
Facilitators
Paulmer

Over the last ten years, Peru’s agricultural sector has grown 4 percent annually, benefitting from better agricultural health and increased international demand for fruits, vegetables and other non-traditional agricultural commodities (IDB, 2010). Peruvian women’s participation in the sector is also significant.

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Legal pluralism in Madagascar: can customary and statutory law be reconciled to promote women’s land rights?

3 June 2013 to 19 July 2013
Facilitators
Paulmer
phanis9
Valerio

The law provides the foundations for achieving gender-equitable land tenure. Gender-equitable laws and rules provide an enabling environment in which women and men are more likely to be able to exercise and realize their rights to land equitably. 

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Is right to land for shelter a human right? - open until December 21st

5 December 2012 to 2 July 2013

One of the unique aspects of the National Land Reform Agenda currently being pursued by the Central Government of India (viz Ministries of Rural Development and Tribal Affairs) is the right to land for shelter. This evolved as a part of what is being seen as a second round of land reforms in India yet-to-be realized in the coming years.

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HOW CAN THE VOLUNTARY GUIDELINES BE DISSEMINATED AND MADE EFFECTIVE? Open until November 25th

31 October 2012 to 16 November 2012

Dear all,


After a long and very fruitful consultation process, in May 2012 the Voluntary Guidelines on Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGs) have been approved by the Committee on World Food Security (CFS).

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