A land of my own

A land of my owna campaign on women’s property rights began in November 2013, which consisted of a series of public events and was concluded in Jan 14.  These events were a space to connect, share and energize the movement to build a world where women enjoy equal rights. Not only a notional, conceptual one in abstraction, but own where the ownership is legitimately shared equally. It celebrates the rights of women to inherit and own property – with a clear focus on the 2005 amendments. The campaign for women’s property right was the part of the ongoing campaigns of Oxfam India “GROW” and “Close the Gap”. This campaign was piloted by OXFAM India and Women Power Connect in Delhi and NCR. The partnership was initially to work on the women farmer’s access to land rights, for which a play had been, created which was performed in the felicitation of women farmer leaders in Feb 2013. However this was subsequently revised to include a campaign for urban women and property rights.A series of Public events in diverse public places was conducted between October 2013 and January 2014.  11 such events were held in educational institutions, corporate offices, different market places, religious congregations etc.

·         A land of my own – a campaign on women’s property rights began in November 2013, which consisted of a series of public events and was concluded in Jan 14.  These events were a space to connect, share and energize the movement to build a world where women enjoy equal rights. Not only a notional, conceptual one in abstraction, but own where the ownership is legitimately shared equally. It celebrates the rights of women to inherit and own property – with a clear focus on the 2005 amendments. The campaign for women’s property right was the part of the ongoing campaigns of Oxfam India “GROW” and “Close the Gap”. This campaign was piloted by OXFAM India and Women Power Connect in Delhi and NCR. The partnership was initially to work on the women farmer’s access to land rights, for which a play had been, created which was performed in the felicitation of women farmer leaders in Feb 2013. However this was subsequently revised to include a campaign for urban women and property rights.A series of Public events in diverse public places was conducted between October 2013 and January 2014.  11 such events were held in educational institutions, corporate offices, different market places, religious congregations etc


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