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CIACentral Intelligence Agency
CSOCivil society organization
CVCCustomary village council
ESCAPUnited Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
GDPGross Domestic Products
ILOInternational Labour Organization
NGONon-governmental organization
POPeople’s organization
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme
CPLRCommon property land resources  
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
FAOFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
GDPGross Domestic Products
HDIHuman Development Index
ICCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
ICESCRInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
IDSInstitute of Development Studies
IFADInternational Fund for Agricultural Development
LSPLivelihood Support Programme
NGONon-governmental organization
RMKRashtriya Mahila Kosh
RoRRecord of Rights
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme
UN-HABITATUnited Nations Human Settlements Programme

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