Meet Six Newly Empowered Women Farmers from Zambia and Mozambique

This article originally appeared in Ms. Magazine.

By Patricia Malasha

Nine traditional chiefs have partnered with USAID and DFID over the last five years to demarcate and document the land rights of 30,000 women farmers across Zambia and Mozambique.

The documents with each woman’s name, the GPS coordinates of her field, and a stamp of approval from the local chief, are proving revolutionary.