Land reform in Rwanda catalyzed a major increase in women’s ownership of land. And while gendered land rights are enshrined in law, public acceptance of those rights is uneven. Here’s a look at recent research.
This document is based on three research reports produced by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Rwanda Land Project together with partners including the Institute of Legal Practice and Development and Radio Ishingiro. More can be found at www.rwandaland.org.