Gender and Land Rights Database

United Kingdom

ALTAgricultural Land Tribunal
CAPCommon Agricultural Policy
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
CSOCivil Society Organization
DARDDepartment of Agriculture and Rural Development
DEFRADepartment for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
DSDDepartment for Social Development
GDPGross Domestic Product
GVAGross Value Added
FAOThe United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
FBTFarm Business Tenancies
HDIHuman Development Index
ICCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
ICESCRInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
IAASInstitute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland
LAGLocal Action Group
LDTLimited Duration Tenancy
NFUNational Farmers’ Union
NIRWNNorthern Ireland Rural Women’s Network
OQPSOffice of the Queen's Printer for Scotland
PBSPProgramme for Building Sustainable Prosperity
RICSRoyal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in Scotland
RCNRural Community Network
RDDRural Development Division
RAVNCThe Rural Arbitration & Valuation Nomination Committee
SAAVAScottish Agricultural Arbiters & Valuers Association
SARWNSouth Armagh Rural Women’s Network
SRDPScotland Rural Development Programme
SLDTShort Limited Duration Tenancy
WRDAWomen’s Resource and Development Agency’s

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