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How WOUGNET VSAC member helped prevent grabbing of school land in Apac District

Most conflicts in Uganda are between families, clan’s members and Tribes. These groups conflict over borders of Land, desire for more land, ownership and inheritance issues, and rights to access land. They can be small-scale disputes resolvable through informal community ...

Study shows increasing land grabbing among women in Uganda

A recent study conducted by the“Land and Equity Movement in Uganda (LEMU) found that widows comprise around 10% of households and over half have suffered attempts to grab land in Lango sub region. Divorcees and separated women can also ...

The impact of gender inequality in relation to land ownership

The questions of gender still collide a lot with traditional misconception in many societies. The misconception is that men are fit to own land. This phenomenon is even treated as societal norm that women have to abide by. This explains ...