Liberia land law must consider the rights of women

Namati’s Gaurav Madan and SDI’s Ali Kaba argue that while the Liberian Land Commission has made much progress toward “a more just and equitable land tenure system,” further efforts need to be made to protect the rights of women.  Provisions must “respect local traditions and customs, while asserting the rights of women to own, inherit, and govern land,” they say.



April 1, 2013 | Namati