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Land and tenure rights

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Women have an independent right to access land in an equitable and affordable manner, and are provided with tenure security, economic freedom, and a safe, accessible and healthy place to live.


Ensure that laws and practices do not discriminate against women’s access to land and tenure security.

Challenge apartheid land patterns and dispossession that impact on women’s right to land and tenure security

Shape the agenda of national, regional and international structures to promote the interest of women’s rights to land and tenure security, and to ensure compliance with human rights standards.

Collaborate and partner with strategic and relevant organisations to promote women’s right to land and tenure security.