Gender and Land Rights Database


ACWFAll-China Women’s Federation
ADBAsian Development Bank
CAHDICommittee of Legal Advisers on Public International Law
CEDAWConvention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women
CEDAW-OPOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women
CIACentral Intelligence Agency
COSOPCountry Strategic Opportunity Paper
FAOFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
GDPGross Domestic Product
HDIHuman Development Index
HKSARHong Kong Special Administrative Region
ICCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
ICESCRInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
ICERDInternational Convention on the Elimination of all Racial Discrimination
IFADInternational Fund for Agricultural Development
ILOInternational Labour Organization
LURLand-use right
NWCCWNational Working Committee on Children and Women
RDIRural Development Institute
UNUnited Nations
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme
UNESCAPUnited Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
UN OHCHROffice of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
UNRISDUnited Nations Research Institute for Social Development

Sources: numbers in brackets (*) refer to sources displayed in the Bibliography