They can be key to our personal, social and economic stability.
And yet in the 21st century, more than half the world’s population lives in property limbo, unable to prove legal rights.
In many countries, women are not allowed to own - or inherit - land at all. Widowed or abandoned, women and children are left homeless - and the cycle of poverty continues.
place shines a spotlight onto this story to show how secure land and property rights can change lives – and the world.