SDG 5: Gender equality

Target 5(a):
Undertake reforms to give women equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to ownership and control over land and other forms of property, financial services, inheritance and natural resources, in accordance with national laws.

Indicator 5.a.1: (a) Proportion of total agricultural population with ownership or secure rights over agricultural land, by sex; (b) share of women among owners or rights-bearers of agricultural land, by type of tenure.

Indicator 5.a.2: Proportion of countries where the legal framework (including customary law) guarantees women's equal rights to land ownership and/or control.



Target 1.4 | Target 2.3 | Target 2.4 | Target 5(a) | Target 11.1

Target 11.3 | Target 11.7 | Target 15.1 | Target 15.2 | Target 15.3

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