This act establishes provisions for the acquisition of lands by way of donation, for distribution to the landless persons, or for a community purpose. *Please note that the state of Orissa formally changed its name to Odisha in 2011.*
This is a draft version of this bill.
Approved in 2009
Detailing case studies from five communities around the world showing promising approaches to securing equal tenure rights for women and the conditions that enabled these communities to do so.
This evidence brief builds on the analysis and findings of our report, “What Works for Women’s Land and Property Rights? What Do We Know and What Do We Need to Know?” (Scalise & Giovarelli, 2020).