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  1. Library Resource
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    The Quest for Knowledge, Recognition and Participation in Decision Making Processes

    Conference Papers & Reports
    March, 2017
    Tanzania

    Land is one of the terrains of struggle for most rural women in Africa because of its importance in sustaining rural livelihoods, and social-cultural and geopolitical factors that hinder women from enjoying land rights. Even when there are progressive land laws, as it is for Tanzania, women have not really enjoyed their rights. However, this has not stopped women to keep fighting for their land rights.  They have sought their own approaches by leveraging opportunities within traditional, religious, and formal systems standing for their rights. 

  2. Library Resource
    April, 2016

    Agricultural water management projects
    that take an inclusive, participatory gendersensitive
    approach at all levels of the project
    cycle help increase project effectiveness and
    improve account of livelihood concerns of
    women and the rural poor. Participatory
    planning methods; creation of genderspecific
    indicators; continuous monitoring;
    and beneficiary-led impact assessment are
    key features of this approach.

  3. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    March, 2017
    Kenya

    Kenya’s Vision 2030 aims at transforming the country into a newly industrialized middle income country

    and infrastructural development is high on the agenda to achieve this. Competing land uses and existing

    interests in land make the use of eminent domain by government in acquiring land inevitable. However

    most of the land earmarked for compulsory acquisition comprises of un- registered land whose interests

    are not formally documented. Kenya has progressive statutes that provide for compensation of land that is

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    January, 2015
    South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa

    This South African Agricultural Public Expenditure Review (AgPer) is one of a series of similar studies undertaken in several countries in Sub-Saharan Africa under the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) of the African Union’s (AU) New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) which encourages governments and development partners (DPs) to target public expenditure on the agriculture sector as the most effective way of stimulating growth.

  5. Library Resource
    August, 2012

    The demand for verifiable evidence of
    results and impacts of development agricultural programs and
    projects is growing. However, most of the indicators that
    development practitioners have traditionally used in
    tracking progress toward achieving projects' objectives
    focus on the workings of the development operation itself.
    These performance indicators relate mainly to lower-level
    inputs and outputs and are used to populate management

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