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Latest items for Rwanda

Sept. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-SCALE-3

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Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

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Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

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Aug. 29, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
Countries: East Timor, Nepal, Rwanda
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-1, LBHO-LAW-1

“In countries such as Rwanda, Nepal, and East Timor, gender quotas — often implemented pursuant to rewritten constitutions — have sparked more rapid increases [of women in politics]” (2).
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-LAW-1

“Rose, and dozens of National Women’s Council members, travel the countryside teaching [women’s] land rights” (1). This text appears from 1:18-1:23 (MM - CODER COMMENT). “Landesa and partners [USAID, National Women’s Council of Rwanda, Haguruka, and Search for Common Ground] strengthen land rights through laws, policies, and innovative pilot projects like this one [Rose traveling through the countryside to educate about women’s land rights]. By 2020, Landesa plans to impact another 50 million women and men around the world” (1). This text appears on the screen from 3:55-4:08 (MM - CODER COMMENT).
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

“To be a rural woman in Rwanda means you don’t easily know your land rights. It means you are dominated by your husband. It means you alone have the burden and struggle to feed your children. It also means that you face poverty because you don’t have your land rights” (1). Rose says this from 0:55-1:16 (MM - CODER COMMENT). “When my husband didn’t recognize my land rights, we had no peace at home because we always fought. We scarcely had enough food and our children couldn’t attend school because we always fought over land. We had no peace” (1). Jacqueline Murekatete says this from 1:58-2:13 (MM - CODER COMMENT). ...more
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: LO-DATA-1, NGOFW-PRACTICE-1, NGOFW-DATA-1

“Landesa and partners [USAID, National Women’s Council of Rwanda, Haguruka, and Search for Common Ground] strengthen land rights through laws, policies, and innovative pilot projects like this one [Rose traveling through the countryside to educate about women’s land rights]. By 2020, Landesa plans to impact another 50 million women and men around the world” (1). This text appears on the screen from 3:55-4:08 (MM - CODER COMMENT).
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

“To be a rural Rwandan woman is difficult. First of all, you go to cultivate land early in the day and return home only late, carrying produce in a basket on your head with a baby on your back, a hoe in one hand, and a rope attached to your goat in the other. It is beyond the imagination” (1). Jacqueline Murekatete says this from 0:17-0:34 (MM - CODER COMMENT). “To be a rural woman in Rwanda means you don’t easily know your land rights. It means you are dominated by your husband. It means you alone have the burden and struggle to feed your children. It also means that ...more
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

“To be a rural woman in Rwanda means you don’t easily know your land rights. It means you are dominated by your husband. It means you alone have the burden and struggle to feed your children. It also means that you face poverty because you don’t have your land rights” (1). Rose says this from 0:55-1:16 (MM - CODER COMMENT). “I used the land as I pleased, without the consent of my wife. Before I recognized my wife’s rights to land, I placed my daughters in the same low level as my wife, because for me, my sons had the right to land, and not my daughters” (1). Jean de ...more
Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: DLB-DATA-1

“To be a rural Rwandan woman is difficult. First of all, you go to cultivate land early in the day and return home only late, carrying produce in a basket on your head with a baby on your back, a hoe in one hand, and a rope attached to your goat in the other. It is beyond the imagination” (1). Jacqueline Murekatete says this from 0:17-0:34 (MM - CODER COMMENT).
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

9.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

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