xvi, 161 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
9789956726837 paperback 9956726834 paperback
This book explores the customary, social, economic political and rights issues surrounding access, ownership and control over land from a gender perspective. It combines theory and practice from researchers, lawyers and judges.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to land and rural women in Cameroon / Nebasina Emmanuel Ngwa Equal rights but unequal power over land : rethinking the process of engendering land ownership and management in Cameroon / Lotsmart N. Fonjong Women's inheritance rights in the north west and south west regions of Cameroon / Vera N. Ngassa Exploring women's rights within the Cameroonian legal system : where do customary practices of bride-price fit in? / Vera N. Ngassa Women and land registraion in anglophone Cameroon : lessons from South Africa / Mike A. Yanou and Patience Sone Mediating between customs and statutes in the process of land registration and enforcement of women's rights in Cameroon : the role of the administration / Florence Awasom Land reforms in South Africa and Uganda : practices for enhancing the process in Cameroon / Lawrence Fombe and Irene Sama-Lang Discrimination in women's property and inheritance rights in Cameroon : the role of human rights NGOs in promoting gender sensitive land reforms / Harmony Bobga.
KQW687 .I87 2012
Issues in women's land rights in Cameroon.
Cameroon : Langaa Research & Pub.,