Gendered Relational Risk Geographies - A World of Women Villages

This research is the launch of an iterative exploration of the role and power of gender as embedded within legal, political, economic, cultural, and social power structures – in this first iteration as operationalised to institution­alise access to and control over land, and its denial – in order to build more resilient and equitable individuals, households, and communities that are better prepared to face an ever-increasingly turbulent and complex 21st century.

This work is a part of the Nepal Innovation Lab's Explore Ideas Program. If you would like to learn more about how to get involved with the Lab please send a message to