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Blog | Ensuring women’s participation in land governance: “bringing the law home” in Tanzania

Despite Tanzania’s progressive legal framework on land rights and governance, many women are often left out of community decision-making due to social and cultural norms that persist in some areas of the country. In this guest blog at IIED, Isabella Nchimbi, programme officer at Tanzania Women Lawyers Association (TAWLA), discusses a participatory initiative in Tanzania that’s helping women make their voices heard when it comes to land governance.

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