Defenders of land and environment rights of the environment and the land confront increasing dangers all around the world. Defenders are still being criminalized and exposed to violent attacks, including murder, in an environment where civil society's operational area is decreasing. In 2019 the global witness recorded over 200 deaths of these selfless people in one year.
June 2-3 2021 Global landscape Forum(GLF) held a digital conference themed: Restoring Africa's Drylands. Landpages participated in plenary session discussion on Whose land is it anyway? An intergenerational dialogue exploring solutions to land tenure challenges.