#Land Rights

  • Article: Millions of Women Are Still Landless Despite Global Push for Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    Millions of Women Are Still Landless Despite Global Push for Gender Equality

    March 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 400 million women farm, yet only about 15% of farmland is owned by women. Read more

  • Article: South Africans Evicted From Their Homes Are Fighting for Urban Land Reform
    Citizenship

    South Africans Evicted From Their Homes Are Fighting for Urban Land Reform

    Nov. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Five years ago people were evicted to make way for housing for members of the ANC. Read more

  • Article: Tens of Millions Fear Losing Their Homes or Land in the Next Five Years
    Citizenship

    Tens of Millions Fear Losing Their Homes or Land in the Next Five Years

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many fear they'll lose their homes because of land rights and gender discriminatory policies. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies
    Environment

    Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies

    May 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Brazil is backsliding on its commitments to protect the Amazon rainforest and indigenous people. Read more

  • Video: What does it take to "land" equality for women in Rwanda?
    Girls & Women

    What does it take to "land" equality for women in Rwanda?

    By Meghan Werft|Nov. 14, 2015|TakePart

    Land right laws changed for women in Rwanda 16 years ago but it's still not easy. Read more