Women’s Land Tenure Framework for Analysis: Land Rights (R. Giovarelli & E. Scalise)

This framework is designed to assist anyone who is interested in understanding the complex issues associated with women’s land rights–officials, grassroots organizations, international technical advisers, policymakers, development practitioners, women’s rights advocates, land rights advocates, people who are developing programs to assist women farmers, people who are concerned with food security, etc. It aims to help you assess the current situation for women’s land rights in a specific country, state, or community and is intended to help you think through both formal legal and customary rights to property and to help you identify the gaps between law and practice. This guide is currently available in English and French. Click either of the links below to view the guide.