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legal empowerment

Synonyms: 
access to justice

The strengthening of the capacity of people to exercise their rights.

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Summary brief LAND-at-scale Iraq
Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2024
Iraq

This one-pager provides details on the LAND-at-scale project in Iraq. This project is implemented by UN-Habitat and The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HIIL), and financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via the Netherlands Enterprise & Development Agency (RVO). 

Paralegals and Land Rights in Mozambique
Reports & Research
October 2023
Mozambique

The race for the exploitation of natural resources has brought challenges of different natures, including land conflicts, mainly between investors and the local population. In some cases, the resolution of problems has been unfair due to the lack of legal knowledge and representation to help the vulnerable population.

MAD Proceedings, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, March 2023
Conference Papers & Reports
March 2023
Ethiopia

The second Multi-Stakeholders Dialogue Forum (MSD 02) was held from 29 to 31 March 2022 in Bahir Dar city, the capital of the Amhara region.

Legislation & Policies
January 2023
Morocco

Cette édition contient la traduction officielle des lois et règlements ainsi que tous autres décisions ou documents dont la publication au Bulletin officiel est prévue par les lois ou les réglements en vigueur

Fonte: Em Tese
Journal Articles & Books
December 2022
Asia
Timor-Leste

Neste artigo se discute a relação entre conhecimento e sociedade sob a perspectiva da produção da verdade. Através de uma abordagem etnográfica, se examina relações cambiantes entre segurança ontológica e segurança jurídica no espaço da profissionalização da assistência jurídica em Timor-Leste1.

A guide for small-scale farmers and their advocates
Manuals & Guidelines
September 2022
Africa
Latin America and the Caribbean
Asia

This guide is intended to support smallholder farmers, and advocates working closely with them, in exercising more agency and living more independently according to their own priorities. It aims to assist smallholders in making free choices in relation to farm production, markets and trade.

Securing Women Land Rights - Transforming Power Relations
Institutional & promotional materials
March 2022
Ethiopia
Madagascar
Uganda
Benin
Burkina Faso
Côte d'Ivoire
Laos
Global

This brochure provides an overview of the Gender Narrative of the Global Programme Responsible Land Policy (GPRLP) implemented by the German Development Cooperation Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. It lays out the programme's vision, motivation and approach to ensure equal life prospects for all genders.


 

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Policy Papers & Briefs
January 2022
Burkina Faso

This one-pager provides details on the LAND-at-scale project in Burkina Faso. This project is implemented by Nitidae, Observatoire National du Foncier Burkina Faso (ONF-BF), Oxfam Burkina Faso, and financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via the Netherlands Enterprise & Development Agency. 

Manuals & Guidelines
January 2022
Europe

Land consolidation is a highly effective land management instrument that allows for the improvement of the structure of agricultural holdings and farms in a country, which increases their economic and social efficiency and brings benefits both to right holders as well as to society in general.

January 2022
Ethiopia
Norway
Canada

Land in Ethiopia is held by the state and the people; while landholders guaranteed a lifetime ‘holding’ right (any right except sell and mortgage per se).