Access to Land and Social Security for Woman : the Case of SubSaharan Africa

Project: Research

Project Details


This project is concerned with assessing a) to what extent customary mechanisms of access to land for women in difficulty (widows, separated or divorced women, unwed mothers) evolve as land becomes scarce and b) if, in the event that erosion of these trad
Effective start/end date1/05/9531/12/98


  • collective guaranteeing for credit
  • collective action
  • informal associations
  • group credit schemes