Women, Land and Corruption: Resources for Practitioners and Policy-Makers

Filed under - Land

Report published 8 March 2018
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Despite increasing attention in recent years, little evidence has been available on the issue of women, land and corruption in Africa to inform effective policy-making. There has been no compilation of relevant background information, lessons learnt and approaches to tackling land corruption as it affects women. This publication aims to address that gap, providing practitioners and decision-makers with a compendium of research findings, contextual information and practical solutions to help fulfil women’s land rights. It presents specifically gendered evidence on how women are affected by land corruption differently from men, followed by responses tailored to women’s needs to address gender-based inequalities over land.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Sub-Saharan Africa   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Access to information   |   Civil society   |   Gender   |   Human rights   |   Land   |   Poverty and development   
Tags - Land and corruption   |   Women and corruption   

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