Gender and Land Rights Database

United Kingdom

Legal Information and capacity development on land rights

- Agricultural education and training are open equally to men and women and many women farm in their own rights or as partners with family members (36).


- The Northern Ireland Rural Women’s Network offers support to new and existing groups of women in rural areas. This support takes many forms including training, action planning and fundraising. Self-training, skills training and group training courses are offered.
“Get on Board” is a short course aimed at women who are interested in serving on the boards of public bodies and having their voices heard at a strategic level.

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