Gender and Land Rights Database


ACHPR African Charter on Human and People’s Rights
CEDAW Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
CEDAW-OP Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
CSO Civil society organization
CERTWID Centre for Research and Training on Women in Development
COHRE Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions
EASSI East African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women
EWLA Ethiopian Women’s Lawyers Association
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FSS Forum for Social Sciences
GDP Gross Domestic Product
HDI Human Development Index
ICCPR International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
ICESCR International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
IDR Institute for Development Research
IFAD International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFPRI International Food Policy Research Institute
IGS Institute for Gender Studies
IIED International Institute for Environment and Development
ILC International Land Coalition
IR Implementation Rule
LACs Land Administration Committees
MPRA Munich Personal RePEc Archive
OR Oromia Region
OSSREA Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa
SDRP Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction Programme
SNNPR Southern Nations and Nationalities People’s Region
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UN-HABITAT United Nations Human Settlements Programme

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