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Adopt technology for accurate land records

*Full article published in the Daily Nation on Wednesday, 21st March 2018 [https://www.nation.co.ke/oped/letters/accurate-land-records-Kenya-adopt-technology/440806-4350110-5lyask/index.html]*

In a recent family gathering, one of my aunts sought my opinion on a piece of land that she was following up on – family property in a different county. 561 more words

Land Management

Mujeres indígenas llevan cuatro días esperando por una reunión con el presidente de Ecuador (Mongabay LatAm)

QUITO, ECUADOR – Es el cuarto día que cerca de 100 mujeres indígenas de la Amazonía ecuatoriana protestan en las afueras del Palacio de Carondelet, residencia oficial del presidente del Ecuador.  550 more words


Land and Poverty Conference 2018: Land Governance in an Interconnected World

Every year the Netherlands is represented by NGO’s , Universities , Government Institutions and the private sector at the Land and Poverty conference organized by the World Bank. 180 more words

WBG News & Reports

'Attacks and killings': human rights activists at growing risk, study claims

Research proves 34% rise in attacks against campaigners defending land, surrounding and labour rights in the face of corporate activity

Human rights defenders who challenge big corporations are being killed, assaulted, harassed and squelched in growing numbers, researchers have claimed. 929 more words


Indigenous women march in Ecuador, vow to ‘defend our territory’ (Mongabay)

PUYO, ECUADOR – About 350 Indigenous women from across the Ecuadorian Amazon gathered here yesterday to celebrate International Women’s Day, and, they say, to fight back against a system that violates their rights. 200 more words


Ecuador: mujeres indígenas marcharon para exigir el respeto de sus derechos (Mongabay)

PUYO, ECUADOR – Alrededor de 350 mujeres indígenas de toda la Amazonía ecuatoriana marcharon ayer en la localidad de Puyo, provincia de Pastaza, para protestar contra un sistema que aseguran está violando sus derechos. 243 more words