Notes de politique

Women and Land Rights

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency | 2018 |
Women and Land Rights

There is a direct relationship between women’s right to land, economic empowerment, food se-curity and poverty reduction. A gender approach to land rights can enable shifts in gender power relations, and assure that all people, regardless of sex, benefit from, and are empowered by, development policies and practices to improve people’s rights to land.

This brief gives an over-view on how to consider gender aspects in pro-jects and programmes addressing land rights.

Read the paper here.