ActionAid International has been working over the last few years with women and rural communities to challenge commercialization of land, which leads to loss of their rights to land.
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Library ResourceTraining Resources & ToolsNovember, 2017Global
Library ResourceInstitutional & promotional materialsSeptember, 2015Global
The Tenure Guidelines aim to serve as a reference, providing guidance to improve the governance of land, fisheries and forests so that it can contribute effectively to securing the right to adequate food. The Guidelines thus constitute an internationally agreed upon normative standard that assesses the actions and omissions of states, UN agencies as well as international organisations with respect to the way they regulate land, fisheries and forests in specific situations. See box 1 below.
Library ResourceManuals & GuidelinesJanuary, 2010Global
This training package provides an introduction to the important, complex, and sometimes daunting theme of improving land governance as a means to enhance gender equality and grassroots participation in land matters.
Library ResourceTraining Resources & ToolsJanuary, 2018Global
Self-paced courses are delivered online and can be accessed using a computer. Self-paced courses allow learners to access content at their pace, and from anywhere at any time. This type of course is mainly interactive and can include video, audio or animations to enhance the learning experience.
Library ResourceVideosJuly, 2013Global
The video tells about the implementation of the learning programme “Governing land for women and men”, which is part of the efforts to build capacities of change agents in five countries to implement the Voluntary Guidelines for responsible governance of tenure.
Library ResourceVideosJune, 2014Global
The Millennium Challenge Corporation's Rick Gaynor discusses how the Voluntary Guidelines for Land Tenure help to strengthen women farmer's claims to land and improve food security around the world.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2013Southern Asia, India
January 14, 2014 — This study analyzing the impact of the Girls Project, a pilot program designed and implemented by a partnership between the Indian government and Landesa, has found that participating girls are more likely to: stay in school longer, marry later, inherit land, and have an economic asset in their name.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchMarch, 2019Western Africa, Sierra Leone
Library ResourceReports & ResearchMarch, 2019Nicaragua
Este estudio analiza la relacion existente entre la capacidad de agencia de las mujeres rurales que luchan por tierra y recursos productivos con los programas o las políticas orientadas a reducir la pobreza en las familias rurales en Nicaragua.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsSeptember, 2018Bolivia
La autonomía indígena es una oportunidad para todos. Reflexiones sobre un el curso virtual “Autonomías indígenas en Bolivia”
Ruth Bautista Durán[*]