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Malawi

ACHPRAfrican Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights
ADCsArea Development Committees
CEDAWConvention on the Elimination of All Form of Discrimination against Women
CEDAW-OPOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
CLSController of Land Services
DLSODistrict Land Services Officers
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
ICRWInternational Centre for Research on Women
IFADInternational Fund for Agricultural Development
ILCInternational Land Coalition
ILOInternational Labour Organization
MLPPSLands, Housing, Physical Planning and Surveys
NGONon governmental organization
NLPNational Land Policy
PPUPolicy Planning Unit
PSPrincipal Secretary
SARPNSouthern African Regional Poverty Network
TATraditional Authority
TLSSTechnical Land Services Secretariat
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme
UNIFEMUnited Nations Development Fund for Women
UN_HABITATUnited Nations Human Settlements Programme
WOLRECWomen’s Legal Resources Centre

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