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3.4 million farming families receive legal rights to land in rural China and India

DECEMBER 20, 2011 — In its 2011 Fiscal Year Annual Report, Landesa reports that […]

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December 20, 2011

Landesa partners with the Rights and Resources Initiative on farmers’ rights to forestland in China

Landesa has deepened its partnership with the Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI), a […]

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December 20, 2011

Landesa Creates Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professionals Program

DECEMBER 8, 2011 — Landesa announces the creation of its Women’s Land Rights Visiting Professionals Program to promote and support a global network of qualified professionals committed to strengthening women’s land rights.

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December 08, 2011

NPR News Features Landesa’s Program in India

DECEMBER 1, 2011 -- NPR News aired a story about Landesa and its partners in India who are helping poor rural families gain legal title to their own piece of land. Corey Flintoff reports from the Indian state of Odisha.

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December 01, 2011

Landesa’s work to help bring legal land rights to rural poor strengthened by 2012 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship

NOVEMBER 29, 2011 -- Landesa is one of four organizations who has received a 2012 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship. The award is given to social entrepreneurs and their organizations who not only have an innovative model for solving some of the world's biggest social challenges, but who are, as the Skoll Foundation puts it, at an inflection point of impact potential.

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November 29, 2011