Out of court: Ugandans turn to ‘barefoot lawyers’ to settle land disputes

January 2020
Thomson Reuters Foundation (Liam Taylor)

Discusses the work of Barefoot Law, founded in 2012, which aims to find new ways to teach Ugandans about their land rights and how to claim them. It handles about 100 legal matters each day and reaches 350,000 people per month through phone, text messages, social media and public meetings.