TRAINING OF LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN NGOMA DISTRICT ON LAND GOVERNANCE AND LAWS REGARDING LAND MATTERS

Haguruka in collaboration withSIDA (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) via Lantmäteriet(the Swedish mapping, cadastral and land registration authority), and RLMUA (Rwanda Land Management and Use Authority) conducted a training on understanding, applying and harmonizing the legal framework governing land rights and laws regarding land matters.

The invited participants included; 64 Executive Secretaries at cell level and 64 chairpersons of the land committee at cell level making a total of 128 participants in Ngoma District.

The training aimed at (1)Increasing the capacity of local authorities to understand, apply and harmonize legal framework governing women’s land rights and laws regarding land matters.
(2)Raising awareness among local authorities and service providers regarding women’s land rights and laws regarding land matters.

The above mentioned participants were trained in 3 groups for 2 days per group from March 14th to 27th 2018.