Report: An analysis on women’s land rights in the rural communities of Bangladesh

This assessment examines identification of legal and policy gaps regarding women’s access to land rights, social norms, and behavioral practices among different communities.

16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence

The denial of women’s land rights is a form of gender-based violence. Learn more about the action we're taking and what you can do to stand up and speak out against GBV.

Food security, climate resilience hinge on women’s land rights

Via Diplomatic Courier — At COP27, Stand for Her Land’s Esther Mwaura Muiru​ and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman speak about climate resilience and food security and how women’s land rights are an essential part of the solution at the intersection of both issues.

Sénégal-Femmes rurales : Lancement de la campagne “Défendre sa terre”

Un résumé du lancement en novembre de la campagne Stand for Her Land au Sénégal a été diffusé par Medi1TV Afrique.  //  A summary of the November launch of the Stand for Her Land Campaign in Senegal was aired by Medi1TV Afrique. (In French)

At COP27, a Call to Root Climate Action and Justice in Land Rights for Women and Rural Communities

In Bangladesh’s Sundarbans, life revolves around coastal mangrove forests. But as climate change effects worsen, livelihoods are under threat. Read about what global actors at COP27 can do amid the deepening climate crisis in a piece by ALRD's Moni Rowshan and Landesa's Rachel McMonagle.

Launch of the Stand for Her Land Campaign in Colombia

BOGOTA — On October 25, the Coalition of Women in the Caribbean Region will launch "Caribbean Women for Land and Territory", part of the global Stand For Her Land campaign.

Secure land rights offer an equitable solution in the face of the climate crisis

Rowshan Moni Jahan, ALRD Deputy Executive Director, explains the vital nature of inclusive land rights for Bangladesh’s climate resilience.

Sénégal : une campagne pour promouvoir le droit foncier des femmes

APA News a présenté la coalition Stand for Her Land Sénégal et ses objectifs à terme. //

APA News profiled the Stand for Her Land Senegal coalition and their long-term objectives. (Article in French) ...

The rise and rise of African feminists’ movements

The S4HL campaign was profiled by The Nation in a piece about current movements in Africa to safeguard women’s rights. The initiative’s global advocacy director Esther Mwaura Muiru said: “When women don’t own the land they live and work on, they become trapped in patriarchal systems that reinforce gender inequalities.”

Land Tenure: A Cross-Cutting Solution for Poverty, Climate Change, and Women’s Rights

The S4HL Campaign is profiled in a Skoll article for its work at the global and grassroots levels to increase awareness, generate resources, build capacity, and change mindsets about the relationship between women and land.