Promoting Gender Equality in Agricultural Investments in Land in Africa

This conference on the gender dimensions of agricultural investments in land aims to strengthen the policy dialogue on securing women land rights in Africa and improve land governance and food security in West Africa. 

It is being organized by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament, together with the International Institute for Sustainable Development, Oxfam and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). It will convene November 30 to December 1, 2017 in Abuja, Nigeria during the 2nd Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Parliament.