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Realizing Women’s Rights to Land in the Law (FAO)

SDG Goal 5 calls for Gender Equality.  One indicator of gender equality is: “The Proportion of countries where the legal framework (including customary law) guarantees women’s equal rights to land ownership and/or control” (Indicator 5.a.2). Indicator 5.a.2 collects all existing national policy objectives, draft provisions, legal provisions and implementing legislation that reflect good practices...