- Download 261
- File Size 0.00 KB
- File Count 1
- Create Date March 8, 2022
- Last Updated August 8, 2022
Summary Flier_ The IGAD Regional Women's Land Rights Agenda
Land is a crucial resource for the people living in the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) region. However, land governance continues to be characterized by many concerns including insecure land and land-based resource rights; unequal distribution of land; and the duality of property regimes and legal pluralism. The last concern is especially complicated; archaic colonial/statutory laws are sometimes still enforced, and customary and religious practices frequently are applied simultaneously and inter-changeably with formal law. Under all of these systems, women’s rights to own and use land are precarious in the region thus still a challenge.
|IGAD Regional Women's Land Rights Agenda_ Flyer||Download|