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
IIED. Issue paper no. 143. Available at