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Promoting access and control over land and other productive resources

Strategic Objective 2: Promoting access and control over land and other productive resources for communities living in poverty and Exclusion for improved livelihood security  

We work with communities living in poverty and exclusion to access and control land and other productive resources and aim to improve income and livelihood diversity for 8,000 women living in poverty and exclusion. We also work to enhance preparedness to disasters and conflicts by communities living in poverty and exclusion

Key Actions:
 
Strengthening 20 women farmer groups and movements on land rights
Build capacity of women and youth to advocate for enactment and implementation of community and investments laws that promote communities especially women’s interest on land
Support community and youth -led actions to secure their right to land and link local, national to international level efforts through the land with communities and women campaign targeting at least 60,000 people
Strengthen capacity of the Counties on pro-women land governance & reforms 
Strengthen capacity of communities to negotiate for better terms with private sector investment on land 
Promote women living in poverty and exclusion’s leadership in land boards
Link communities and other human rights defenders and communities to pro-bono lawyer
Promote livelihood diversification and alternatives for 8,000 women living in poverty and exclusion through climate resilient sustainable agriculture (CRSA) 
Support value addition and market access for commodities produced by women
Strengthening 12 farmer cooperatives and women farmer associations  and effectively linking them at local, county and national level
Build skills and capacity of 240 women and youth groups to track government agricultural budget and expenditure and advocate for increased agricultural financing and climate adaptation funds
Promote economic literacy and greater control of income by women living in poverty and exclusion
Support women and youth living in poverty and exclusion to develop participatory preparedness to disasters and conflict plans and implementation
Build capacity of 300 women living in poverty and exclusion to lead and respond to disasters and conflict
Support women and youth institutions to advocate for adoption of Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (DRRR) plans by Counties
Support women and youth-led actions for accountability in emergencies
Support community-led actions for conflict mitigation and resolution and linkages at local, national and international level
Establish an effective national emergency team composed of community, partners, and staff to support response to disasters
Build capacity of State and non-state actors in Conflict Sensitive Programmes
Build national and local partners capacity for better coordination and emergency response