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Beyond advocacy: What it takes to strengthen women's land rights (Devex)

Dec 21, 2015
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IFPRI Senior Research Fellow Ruth Meinzen-Dick published a piece on Devex about the importance of strengthening land rights for women. Meinzen-Dick wrote that more women with land rights will contribute to sustainability. “Plenty of evidence shows that, with secure rights, women are more likely to plant trees and take other actions that enhance ecosystems,” she shared. Read her full op-ed on the Devex website.