This guide is a practical resource on how to promote gender equality and social inclusion in customary land documentation processes in Zambia. The target audience for the guide is all stakeholders directly involved in customary land documentation, including civil society organizations, community leaders, traditional leaders, and international organizations and donors. The document provides a series of short practical technical guidance on gender equality and social inclusion for the whole land documentation process and for specific steps: preparation and planning, community land documentation and resource governance, household certification, and land administration and application. The Guide can be used in its totality, or the different sections can be used by field staff as a quick tool to assist gender and social inclusion integration in each step of the land documentation process. The guide can also function as a general guideline for gender equality and social inclusion sensitization and training of different stakeholders and field teams.
October 2, 2023