Topic outline

  • General

    Governing land for women and men

    Governing land for women and men

    This course explains the importance to take into account gender and social issues when dealing with land tenure, and what actions must be adopted so that women and men from different social groups can equally participate in and benefit from land tenure governance processes.

    Duration:  4 hours    Publication Date:  August 2015

    • System Requirements

      For the online version of this course it is necessary to have the Adobe Flash player installed and enabled in your browser. Please be aware that the course is not supported by iOS (iPad or iPhone). 

      The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

      • Audience

        The curriculum primarily addresses “change agents”- i.e. people who can have a direct impact by introducing changes in how tenure is governed. They include national policy makers and administrators, surveyors, trainers, legal support providers, civil society and non-governmental organizations, advocacy, control and monitoring professionals.

        • You will learn about

          • Gender-equitable governance of land tenure Gender-equitable participation in land policy-making
          • Legal issues for gender-equitable governance of land tenure
          • Building gender-equitable land institutions
          • Technical issues in land administration and management
          • Strategies for awareness raising and gender sensitization

          • Partners