E-learning land rights
Lesson 6: Key theme 4: Land Rights and Women
When considering land rights, women are essential stakeholders. For various reasons, women can experience legal and practical barriers to accessing lands. Therefore, when making land-based investments, it is necessary to consider women’s rights and apply a gender-sensitive lens.
This module describes the adverse impacts women are more likely to experience and the legal framework protecting women’s rights. It also provides recommendations on fostering gender equality when making investments.
You can find more information on the subject via:
- The gender gap in land rights
- Women's land rights and gender justice in land governance
- Governing land for women and men