Press & MediaEarned Media

July 2024

June 2024

THE GUARDIAN TANZANIA — Landesa Outreach Director-Africa Dr. Monica Magoke-Mhoja explains that widows in Tanzania often encounter severe inequality when it comes to land ownership, which has profoundly far-reaching effects on various aspects of their lives.

Landesa Kenya Country Director Shadrack Omondi was quoted in an article about supporting small-scale farming systems in Kenya. He shared: “A proper land governance framework builds resilience to climate change. The land also helps to build the security of communities since when communities have clear access and ownership of land they feel safe and can invest on land.”

May 2024

Landesa President and CEO Chris Jochnick was quoted in RRI’s recap article on an event they co-organized in Washington, D.C. that focused on how protecting Indigenous, local, and Afro-descendant communities’ land rights is essential for social justice and environmental conservation, although significant gaps persist between global commitments and tangible actions.