March 21, 2016
A comprehensive look a the relationship between women and land is exactly what the gender equality discussion needs when it related to hunger and food justice. Join the Working Group to contribute to seeking answers for the following questions:
1. What policy measures have promoted secure land rights for women and how can these be replicated?
2. What innovative and affordable tools and approaches can help secure land tenure?
3. What needs to be done differently by women and other stakeholders in view of the SDGs agenda?
We’ll hear from Ms. Martha Osorio, Gender and Development Officer at FAO; Ms. Everlyne Nairesiae, Women’s Land Rights Advisor at Oxfam; Ms. Violet Shivutse, Founder and Coordinator, Shibuye Homebased Care Givers in Kenya; and many others.
Location: Conference Room A, UNHQ