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After nearly a decade of working together, Resource Equity has made the difficult decision to close and pursue other opportunities.
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Women's Land Rights - Foundational Pieces
These resources are the foundation for our work in women’s land rights
Country: Multiple Countries
Creator: Scalise, E. & Giovarelli, R.
Collection Type: Articles
Topics: Land Reform Equal Rights Land & Property
This framework is designed for use by both practitioners and researchers, to provide some shared concepts and language.3 When more consistent data is collected, both qualitative and quantitative, comparative analyses become more feasible. Every project, both interventions and research on the impacts, will want to focus on the particular issues relevant to them. By including some common information in the analysis and evaluations, we can see how the lessons might apply elsewhere.
The Starting With Women (SWW) approach begins by asking what rights women have to land. It then moves on to strengthen and secure those rights, both within families and in the community.
The approach starts from the view that women in all communities know what they want and need in terms of their land rights, and that with information, guidance, and support from one another, they can develop a plan to get what they want and need.
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