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Support land rights reforms that grow prosperity, economic opportunity and gender equity for rural communities throughout Asia, in partnership with governments, civil society and the private sector.

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Field Focus Blog

The name game: How women get erased in rural India

October 15, 2020

On International Day of Rural Women, Shipra Deo shares stories from her work in rural India about the power of names — how they contribute to a person’s identity, affect the right to vote, and even uphold patriarchy.

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Virtual trainings strengthen land rights for millions of women

October 13, 2020

Despite ongoing lockdown measures, our India team has completed two major virtual trainings on women’s land rights for hundreds of government officials over the last month. By switching to remote trainings, we can continue making progress on strengthening women’s land rights and scaling reforms with our government partners across the country.

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Staff Spotlight: Mar Mar Wai

October 13, 2020

Read more about Daw Mar Mar Wai, Landesa's Regional Program Manager based in Ayeyarwady, Myanmar.

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