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This is My Land: Rwanda
Visit a village in Rwanda and hear from landowners telling their story. Landesa returned to document how their lives have changed since they received a title to their own plot of land a few years ago.
A Revolution from the Ground Up
Mary Sadera, who lives in Ol Pusimoru, explain how her day-to-day life, as well as her and her children’s future, changed as a result of the tribal elder’s new thinking on women’s land rights.
The Power of Land Rights
Showcasing Landesa’s macro impact worldwide and features one family in West Bengal, India. Also interviews from Landesa program staff, supporters, and board members. (6 minutes)
Land = Opportunity
This video shows how families with secure land rights can invest in their land to sustainably increase their harvests and reap the benefits—improved nutrition, health, education, and dignity—for generations. (2 minutes)
Soipan Tuya, an attorney in Kenya, gave a speech on her work with Landesa securing land rights in the country and the progress being made. The speech was part of Landesa’s Seed the Change luncheon on March 9, 2012. (11 minutes)