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The application process for the 2016 Visiting Professionals Program is now open until February 28, 2016. Please download our application to apply.
Due to funding requirements, the program is currently open only to professionals working in India, China, Ghana, Liberia, or Tanzania.
The Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professional Program cultivates a network of grassroots activists, government officials, NGO leaders, researchers, and academics strongly committed to strengthening women’s land rights.
The program’s primary component is an intensive, multiweek training (five to six weeks) held at Landesa’s headquarters in Seattle. This experience affords participants the opportunity to:
This program is conducted in partnership with Resource Equity.