Monthly Archives: November 2012

Obama on Myanmar Land Rights

During this week’s historic first visit to Myanmar by an American President, President Obama was right to shine a spotlight on the issue of land rights. As Myanmar opens up to the world after five decades of repressive dictatorship, land …
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Northern Uganda & Women’s Rights to Land

It is late afternoon in Parwech, northern Uganda, and a sizeable crowd has gathered under a large banyan tree. The community has come together this afternoon to discuss an important issue: women’s land rights in northern Uganda. The facilitator asks the crowd: …
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