“Culture does not make people. People make culture. If it is true that the full humanity of women is not our culture, then we can and must make it our culture”, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (2012), a Nigerian Author and feminist.
On April 29 the Land Rights Research Initiative (LARRI) has invited Anders Sjögren, PhD, a senior researcher and leader of the research cluster on Conflict, Security and Democratic Transformation at the Nordic Africa Institute in Uppsala. Anders will hold a seminar on land conflicts with a focus on examples from Uganda.
This Open seminar will facilitate an open discussion on the feasibility of the international Principles for Responsible Agricultural Investments (RAI) based on a case study research of land investments in Ethiopia and the recently launched Swedish FAO Committee discussion paper “Responsible agricultural investment – h
For the past two decades, state-led agricultural extension in Ethiopia was implemented by excluding other players in general and non-state actors in particular. This has facilitated uncontested control of the public space by the EPRDF regime.