Nepal's tenant farmers find hope as they claim land of their own
It is estimated that 5 percent of the Himalayan nation's population owns more than 37 percent of the land. About a third are landless
Indigenous land rights: How far have we come and how far do we have to go?
August's International Day of the World's Indigenous People is a good time to reflect on the achievements of Indigenous Peoples around the world as well as the challenges they still face.
At least 90 protesters killed in Ethiopia - residents, opposition
Unrest flared in Oromiya for several months until early this year over plans to allocate farmland surrounding the regional capital for development
Olympic housing built on slave burial ground angers descendants
Residents had wanted to use the area where the slave master's house stood to build a visitor centre, explaining the community's past to other Brazilians and foreign tourists
Millions of cases stuck in Indian courts show need for 'urgent' land reform - advocacy
With land records in several Indian states dating back to the colonial era, fraud is rampant and disputes are inevitable
Evicted from Tanzanian wetland, herders win 10-year battle for compensation
Community rights activists said the compensation fund is unlikely to be adequate
Brazil land conflicts simmer with 23 killings so far in 2016 - watchdog
More than 20 land rights activists have been killed in Brazil so far this year, with most deaths linked to conflicts over logging and agribusiness
Victory for Olympic displaced despite Rio's 'biggest eviction cycle'
The Olympics have led to the biggest eviction cycle in Rio's history, activists say
INSIGHT-Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs in test of new Myanmar government
Suu Kyi's party wants to resolve all land-grab cases within a year, but it will have to contend with powerful business interests
Property rights for world's poor could unlock trillions in 'dead capital' - economist
Without property rights, people trapped by the "tragedy of the commons" where their unregistered assets can be stolen by powerful interests