Landless women, hopeless women? Gender, land and decentralisation in Niger

This paper is a summary of a regional case study on gender, land and decentralisation. The main study has two parts: three portraits of women showing different examples of access to natural resources and local leadership; and a general report based on the portraits and on interviews carried out in seven study sites in Maradi and Zinder regions in Niger.
Diarra, Marthe and Monimart, Marie
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IIED. Issue paper no. 143. Available at