Land Rights as a Centerpiece of Climate Change Resiliency: From Snohomish County in Washington State to Tana River County in Kenya’s Coast Region

April 21, 2017

After 11 years in Seattle, living first in a small urban house and then on a 42-foot boat on Lake Union, my three daughters and I

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Our Paper Anniversary: How will you #ActforLandAccess

March 7, 2017

March 8th marks the first anniversary of the Solid Ground campaign. Known as the "paper anniversary" in many countries, the first anniversary is traditionally celebrated with

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A Major Milestone Sets the Path Forward

November 3, 2016

After more than two years of intensive advocacy, policy discussions, knowledge sharing, tense negotiations, logistical nightmares, and a push for the inclusion of multiple stakeholders, a

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Lucky Number 2(7)

September 9, 2016

Forty years ago, Habitat for Humanity was founded in rural Georgia, a state in the Southeast United States. The organization was founded on the belief that

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Women's Day, Kenya: Habitat for Humanity launches Solid Ground campaign

It's time to recognize the rights of women – in Kibera and all of Kenya

March 7, 2016

A few days ago, I sat and listened as 10 women from Nairobi’s Kibera slum described their lives, desires and worries. Having worked in Kibera in the past...

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