Bangladesh: Training course on IP lands held
We are posting this news shared by the Association for Land Reform and Development (ALRD).
ALRD organized a training course on Adivasi (Indigenous People) Land Law & Land Management at the NGO Forum Office in Rajshahi District on 2-5 November 2015 to enhance the capacity of partner organizations working on indigenous people’s rights. Thirty participants (12 are women) from 14 different organizations took part in the training.
Participants identified the grounds of IPs’ land dispossession, the corruption in land administration, and the state obligation for protection of IPs in Bangladesh. They have also come up with strategies to resolve land disputes among IPs.