Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
8:00am - 6:00pmPosters on display all day; Presenters available 12-2PM and 5.30-6 PM or contact by email
MC Atrium 
8:30am - 10:00am05-01: Investing in the Commons: Choices and Consequences
Session Chair: Lorenzo Cotula, IIED, United Kingdom

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Preston Auditorium 
 

Lessons from Investing in Land-based Commons by the French Technical Committee on Land Tenure and Development (CTFD)

Sigrid Aubert1, Mathieu Boche2

1CIRAD, France; 2French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France



The Commons in the Tonle Sap Flood Plain: Insights from community fisheries management

Jean-Christophe Diepart1, Il Oeur2, Marie Mellac3

1Mekong Region Land Governance; 2Analyzing Development Issues Centre; 3French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - UMR Passage



Uneasy Relationship between Co-management (involving state agents) and Commons Management

Sigrid Aubert

CIRAD, France



Benefits Derived from Official Recognition of the Commons by the State and Central Authorities

Saïd Mahamoudou1, El Haj Faye2, Dauod Abkula3

1Comores; 2Senegal; 3Kenya

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-02: Forest Tenure Reform Implementation: What have we Learned?
Session Chair: Esther Mwangi, Center for International Forestry Research, Kenya

Translation Spanish, Streaming.

MC 13-121 
 

Introduction

Anne Larson

CIFOR



Key Lessons from CIFORs Global Comparative Study on Tenure Reform Implementation

Esther Mwangi, Tuti Herawati

Center for International Forestry Research, Kenya



Case Study Colombia

Andrea Olaya

Land Titling Office, Colombia



Case Study Indonesia

Hadi Daryanto

Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Indonesia



Case Study Kenya

Emilio Mugo

Kenya Forest Service, Kenya



Case Study Nepal

Krishna Prasad Acharya

Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation, Nepal, Nepal



Case Study Peru

Ronald Elwar Salazar Chavez

Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, Peru



Case Study Uganda

Mary Goretti Kitutu Kimono, Bob Kazungu

Ministry of Water and Environment, Uganda



Discussant

Gerardo Segura Warnholtz

The World Bank Group, United States of America



Closing Remarks

Andy White

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-03: Using Remotely Sensed Data to Improve Land Use Efficiency
Session Chair: Guido Lemoine, European Commission, DG Joint Research Centre, Italy

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MC 2-800 
 

Tools for Improving Land Tenure Project Outcomes with Through Mobile Access to Land Management Information with the Global Land-Potential Knowledge System (LandPKS)

Jeffrey Herrick1, Ioana Bouvier2, Jason Karl1, Brian King2, Jason Neff3

1USDA-ARS, United States of America; 2USAID, United States of America; 3University of Colorado @ Boulder, United States of America



Utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the agricultural sector

Sungyeop Kim

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)



A Space-time Analysis Approach to Tackle Some Emerging Environmental Issues

Soe Myint, Chuyuan Wang, Asif Ishtiaque

Arizona State University, United States of America



A Cost-Effective Approach to Meeting Data Needs for Multi-Purpose Land Governance in Africa

Marc Levy, Markus Walsh

Earth Institute, Columbia University, United States of America

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-04: Policies for Improving Urban Governance
Session Chair: Rachelle Alterman, Neaman Institue for National Policy Research, Technion, Israel
J B1-080 
 

Comparative Analysis of National-Level Residential Planning Parameter Guidelines For Five Sub-Saharan African Countries

Chyi-Yun Huang

World Bank, United States of America



Addressing New Land Governance Challenges: Governance Schemes For Urban Regeneration Project In Latin America

Vanessa Velasco, Juan Felipe Pinilla, Maria Juliana Rojas

World Bank, Colombia



Automated Landuse Clearance For Effective Development Control Mechanism: The Case Of Megacity Dhaka

Kamrul Sohag, Md Ashraful Islam

RAJUK (Capital City Development Authority of Bangladesh), Bangladesh, People's Republic of



Transparency and effectiveness in Municipal Land Use

Marianna Posfai

NIRAS Finland OY

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-05: Can Legal Provisions Help Increase Gender Equality?
Session Chair: Benedicte Leroy De La Briere, World Bank, United States of America
J 1-050 
 

The Role of Legal Professions in Addressing Gender Equality in Land Ownership, Cases from the Office a Public Notary in Albania

Adela Llatja1, Elona Saliaj2

1Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Albania; 2Public Notary



Gender Equality and Women's Rights: The Essential Role of the Notaire in Implementing and Diffusing the De Jure Law

Edith Vezina1,2

1International Union of Notaries; 2Sherbrooke University



Land and Gender in the Western Balkans: Understanding Customs and People’s Lives to Achieve the SDGs

Margret Vidar1, Adela Llatja2, Rumyana Tonchovska1, Christopher Will2

1FAO, Italy; 2Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Germany



Women’s Rights To Land And Property In Kenya

Pauline Musangi

Hakijamii, Kenya

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-06: Multi-Faceted Impacts of Secure Tenure Rights
Session Chair: Andreas Lange, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
MC C1-100 
 

Does Strengthening Local Tenure Rights Help Fulfill Conservation Goals?

Brian Robinson1, Yuta Masuda3, Allison Kelly2, Margaret Holland4

1McGill University; 2Evans School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Washington; 3The Nature Conservancy; 4University of Maryland, Baltimore County



Rwanda Natural Capital Accounting for Land

Nishimwe Marie Grace1, Biraro Sam1, Milindi Rugema Didier1, Nsabimana Eric1, Uwera Claudine2, Craveland Cor3, Stage Jasper4, Munyawera Swaib5, Tuyishimwe NGONDO Modeste6, Ngabirame Gabriel5

1Rwanda Natural Resources Authority, Rwanda; 2University of Rwanda; 3Statistics Netherlands, Department of National Accounts, Environmental Accounts team; 4Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences; 5Natural Capital Accounting, Rwanda Natural Resources Authority; 6Ministry in Charge of Natural Resources



Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience for cashew growers in Khong district of Champasack province

Vinoth Vansy

Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Productivity Enhancement Project, Lao People's Democratic Republic



The potential for homestead microplots to contribute to food security in rural West Bengal

Niketa Kulkarni, Shih-Ting Huang, Elizabeth Louis, Diana Fletschner

Landesa, United States of America

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-07: Putting Fit for Purpose Land Administration in Practice
Session Chair: Cornelis de Zeeuw, Kadaster, Netherlands, The
MC C1-200 
 

Establishing a Legal Cadastre for Good Governance in Ethiopia: Identifying Bottlenecks and Steps Toward Scale-Up

Tony Burns1, Kate Fairlie1, Yan Zhang2, Gavin Adlington3, Imeru Tamrat3, Gebeyehu Belay Shibeshi3, Andrew McDowell3, Solomon Kebede4, Abebe Zelul4

1Land Equity International, Australia; 2World Bank; 3Consultant; 4Ministry of Urban Development and Housing, Ethiopia



A Fit For Purpose Land Cadaster in Mozambique

Marisa Balas1, Joao Carrilho2, Simão Joaquim2, Christiaan Lemmen3, Jose Murta1, Lazaro Matlava2, Marques Mario Ruy4

1EXI LDA, Mozambique; 2DINAT - National Directorate of Lands; 3Dutch Kadaster; 4Verde Azul/ DINAT



Fit-For-Purpose land Administration - Developing Country Specific Strategies for Implementation

Stig Enemark1, Robin McLaren2

1Aalborg University, Denmark; 2Know Edge Ltd, United Kingdom



Implementation Of National Land Administration System - Fit-For-Purpose IT-Leap Approach

Igor Popiv, Carol Roffer, Sergiy Lizenko, Maksym Kalyta

Innola Solutions, Inc., US



Fit-for-Purpose and Fit-for-Future Technology for Cadastral Systems

Brent Jones1, Christiaan Lemmen2, Mathilde Molendijk2, Ken Gorton1

1Esri, United States of America; 2Kadaster International, Netherlands

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-08: Strengthening Land Administration Management
Session Chair: Charisse Griffith-Charles, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
MC C2-131 
 

Delivering Land Administration Services at Scale The Experience of Development and Implementation of a Nationwide Agricultural Land Management Information System Case Study of Directorate for Agricultural Land, Republic of Serbia

Svetlana Bačanin, Katja Grbic

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH, Serbia



From Cloth Bags to Land Record Service Centers – Experiences from a Project In Punjab, Pakistan

Linus Pott

World Bank, United States of America



How a Global-to-Local Technology Partner Approach in Nigeria Contributed to Sustained results for State-level Land Administration Projects

Gasant Jacobs1, Chiemeka Ngwu2

1Thomson Reuters, South Africa; 2Teqbridge Limited



The Role Of Electronic Cadastre In Development Of The Buissnes Community - The Case Of Republic Of Macedonia

Darko Crvenkovski

Agency for real estate cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-09: Standards for Land Administration: Ensuring Interoperability
Session Chair: Nicola Heathcote, HM Land Registry, England and Wales, United Kingdom
MC 6-100 
 

Further standardisation in Land Administration

Christiaan Lemmen1, Peter Van Oosterom2, Mohsen Kalantari3, Eva-Maria Unger1, Chee Hai Teo4, Kees De Zeeuw1

1Kadaster, Netherlands, The; 2Delft University of Technology, Netherlands, The; 3The University of Melbourne, Australia; 4UN Statistics Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs



Land Transfer Standards – Bringing Fit For Purpose Concepts To The Land Transaction Process

James Kavanagh

RICS, United Kingdom



Practical Application Of IAAO Standards For Land Administration And Property Tax Systems

Margaret Cusack

International Association of Assessing Officers, United States of America



Standards and interoperability in the Nigerian Land Sector

Adewale Adegoke

GEMS3, Nigeria

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-10: Development Partners Support to Tenure Security
Session Chair: Suzuka Sugawara-Sato, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan
MC 7-100 
 

Improvement Of Community Tenure Security Through Access To Land Data: Evidences From GLTN Tools Application In Uganda And Kenya

Oumar Sylla1, Danilo Antonio1, Qhobela Cyprian Selebalo1, Hellen-Nyamweru Ndungu1, David J Stanfield2, John Gitua1

1UN-Habitat, Kenya; 2University of Wisconsin-Madison



Establishing An Intra-Oganizational Fit For Purpose Land Rights Policy. Comparison Of Successes, Lessons Learned And Best Practices Across Projects.

David Betge, Roland Zuidema, Jean Pierrre Irutingabo, Hendrik Westerbeek, Christin Weigt

ZOA, Netherlands, The



Updating Land Records, Resolving Land Problems and Securing Clear Land Titles through the Community-driven Process Involving Local Youth

Sunil Kumar Meka, Lokesh Shravandanahalli Bijavarappa

Landesa, India



District Multi-stakeholder Forums: Unexhausted Opportunity For Securing Land Rights, Tanzania Experience

Masalu Luhula

Tanzania Natural Resource Forum, Tanzania

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-11: Land Rental Markets and Structural Transformation
Session Chair: Hosaena Ghebru, International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America
MC 8-100 
 

Land rental markets participation and its impact on fixed investment and household Welfare: Evidence from China Apple Production Sites

Jianyun Hou1,2, Jundi Liu1, Xuexi Huo1, Runsheng Yin2

1Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University, People's Republic of China; 2Michigan State University,United States of American



How do land rental markets affect household income? Evidence from Rural Jiangsu, P.R. China

Lan Zhang2, Shuyi Feng2, Nico Heerink1,2, Futian Qu2, Arie Kuyvenhoven1,2

1Wageningen University, Netherlands, The; 2Nanjing Agricultural University, P.R. China



Inheritance System, Tenure Security And The Functioning Of Land Rental Markets in Rural Pakistan

A. Edwige Tia1, B. James Deaton1, Getu Hailu1, Hina Nazli2

1University of Guelph, Canada; 2International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)



Effects of Land Rights Certification on Rural Credit Market and the Market for Land Transfers ---- Evidence from China

Longyao Zhang1, Wenli Cheng2, Bi Wu3

1Nanjing Agricultural University, China; 2Monash University, Australia; 3Research Center for Rural Economy, Ministry of Agriculture, China

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-12: Helping Communities Document and Exercise their Rights
Session Chair: Joachim Knoth, European Commission, Belgium
MC 9-100 
 

Participative Cartography in Benin

Felix Braeckman1, Hervé Dossoumou2, Egy Sossou2, Anouk Lodder1

1VNG International The Netherlands; 2VNG International Benin



Registration and Release of Customary-land for Private Enterprise: Lessons from Papua New Guinea

Satish Chand

University of New South Wales, Australia



Supporting Greater Tenure Security For Community And Customary Land Rights – Lessons Learned From The Field And How Community Led Participatory Mapping Empowers Small Holder Farmers In Myanmar.

Nicholas Thomas, Thiengi May Soe, Myat Thu Aung

Tetra Tech, United States of America



Norwegian Support To The Land Sector In Kyrgyzstan

Elena Busch1, Helge Onsrud1, Bakytbek Djusupbekov2

1Statens kartverk - Norwegian Mapping Authority, Norway; 2Department of Cadastre and Registration, Kyrgyzstan

 
8:30am - 10:00am05-13: Challenges of Land Acquisition for Infrastructure
Session Chair: Harris Selod, World Bank, United States of America
MC C2-125 
 

Land for Food or Power? The Interface between Hydropower Production and Family Farming in Southwest Ethiopia

Getachew Legese1, Till Stellmacher1, Hailemariam Teklewold Belayneh2, Kristof Van Assche3, Girma Kelboro1

1Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Germany; 2Environmental and Climate Research Center for Ethiopia; 3University of Alberta



Using Participative G.I.S. For Infrastructure Corridor Planning Around Mining Projects: A Case Study From Indonesia

Saleem Ali

University of Delaware, United States of America



Growing Demand, Shrinking Supply of Industrial Lands in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Can Improving Urban Land Administration and Governance be a Solution?

Berihu Assefa Gebrehiwot1, Alebel B. Weldeselasie2

1Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Ethiopia; 2Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Ethiopia

 
9:00am - 5:00pmImproving Housing Policies in Latin America to Increase Affordability and Mitigate Climate and Disaster Risks - I-

By i nvitation only: please contact ltriveno@worldbank.org

I2-220 
10:00am - 10:30amCoffee Break
Front Lobby 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-01: Implementing the AU Declaration on Land at Country Level
Session Chair: Mamta Murthi, World Bank, United States of America

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Preston Auditorium 
 

How Land Issues Will be Addressed in AUC’s 4-year Business Plan

Godfrey Bahiigwa

African Union Commission, Ethiopia



NEPAD’s Contribution to Implementing Evidence-driven Land Policy at Country Level

Estherine Lisinge Fotabong

NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency, South Africa



Harnessing the Potential of Land Policy for Madagascar's Development

Narson Rafidimanana

Ministry of State for Presidential Projects, Country Planning and Equipment, Madagascar



Using Land Policy as an Engine for Rural Growth: Opportunities and Challenges for Implementing Malawi's Land Acts

Charles Msosa

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Malawi



AFDB's contribution to addressing land issues in support of agricultural development

Issa Faye, Chiji Ojukwu, Rose Mwebaza

African Development Bank

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-02: New Ways of Low-Cost Parcel Demarcation?
Session Chair: Emmanuel Nkurunziza, Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Kenya

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MC 13-121 
 

Parcel boundary adjustment of old cadastral maps with UAV images for efficient cadastral resurveying project in Rep. of Korea

Yong Huh

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)



Mass Registration of Land Parcels Using Fit-for-Purpose Land Administration: Procedures and Methods

Tarek Zein

Hansa Luftbild AG, Germany



Low Cost, Post Conflict Cadastre with Modern Technology

Brent Jones1, Christiaan Lemmen2, Mathilde Molendijk2

1Esri, United States of America; 2Kadaster International, Netherlands



The e migration

Mariamu Ali El-Maawy

Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning Kenya, Kenya

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-03: Is there Scope for Inclusive Agribusiness Models?
Session Chair: Jolyne Sanjak, Landesa, United States of America

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MC 2-800 
 

Legal Empowerment in Agribusiness Investments

Lorenzo Cotula, Thierry Berger

IIED, United Kingdom



Land and Landscape Governance in Responsible Agri-supply chains in Africa

Julian Quan, Valerie Nelson

Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom



Ensuring Sustainable Agriculture Investment Through A Regional Model Contract

Carin Smaller, Mohamed Coulibaly, William Speller, Francine Picard

IISD, Switzerland



Palm Oil Financial Risks and Mitigation Tools

Gabriel Thoumi. CFA. FRM

Climate Advisers, United States of America



Delivering Transformation: The Status and Prospects of Emerging Tools to Leverage Commodity Supply Chains to Support Community Land Tenure

Donald Bryson Ogden, Andy White

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-04: Progress with VGGT Implementation
Session Chair: Fritz Jung, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany
J B1-080 
 

Towards a culture of good governance: Implementing the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure

Marcela Villarreal

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Italy



The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure (VG): Core attributes of Successful Implementation by Countries

Tea Dabrundashvili

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Italy



UN-REDD’s Progress in Supporting Partner Countries to Address Land Tenure

Amanda Bradley

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy



FAO Moving into a New Phase of VGGT Implementation

Andrew Hilton

FAO, Italy

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-05: Ensuring Land Policy's Contribution to Gender Equality
Session Chair: Vinodh Jaichand, Independent, South Africa
J 1-050 
 

The Policy Response to Women’s Entitlement to Land: Implementation Gradualism in the Limits of Social Norms

Govind Kelkar, Shipra Deo

Landesa, India, India



Gender Equality - Goal or Tool?

Kent Johan Ronny Nilsson1, Maria Lodin2

1Lantmäteriet, Sweden (The Swedish Mapping, Cadastral and Land Registration Authority); 2Kartverket, Norway (The Norwegian Mapping Authority)



Political Economy of Land Governance and Women’s Empowerment – The Case of Meghalaya

Sanjukta Roy

The World Bank, India



Claiming And Realizing Right To Land: Can Development Organizations Address The Gender Disparities In Bangladesh?

Ferdous Jahan1, Sharif Wahab2

1University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; 2Ohio University, USA

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-06: Creating the Data to Support Urban Land Management
Session Chair: Peter Baumann, Jacobs U | rasdaman, Germany
MC C1-100 
 

Can We Talk About Smart Cities Without a Proper Land Management System In Place?

Miguel Mendoza

Thomson Reuters.



Spatial Information for Developed and Developing Smart Cities

George Percivall, Trevor Taylor, Denise McKenzie

The Open Geospatial Consortium



A New Spatial Indicator To Identify Ghettos

Emilio Matuk1, Luis Triveno2

1Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú; 2World Bank

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-07: Methodologies to Evaluate Land Program Impact
Session Chair: Heath Cosgrove, USAID, United States of America
MC C1-200 
 

A Land Evidence Framework

Jennifer Lisher, Derick Bowen, Joshua Alfonso

Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America



Investigating the Causal Channels for Increasing Land Tenure Security: An Organisation-Specific Systematic Review

Daniel Higgins

IFAD, Italy



Contextual Factors, Property Regimes, and Environmental Outcomes: Applying a Realist Synthesis Approach to a Systematic Review of Marine Protected Areas

Rebecca McLain1, Steven Lawry2, Maria Ojanen3

1Portland State University, United States of America; 2CIFOR, Indonesia; 3CIFOR, Finland



Using innovative research methodologies to uncover nuance and diversity: The results of household diaries in Odisha, India

Elizabeth Louis, Niketa Kulkarni, Diana Fletschner

Landesa, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-08: How to Ensure Public Trust in Land Records?
Session Chair: Jacob Vos, Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The
MC C2-131 
 

Land and Property Rights Guaranteed and Protected

Nicola Heathcote

HM Land Registry, England and Wales, United Kingdom



Overselling the Mirror and Curtain Principles of Land Titling

Jacob Zevenbergen

University of Twente, Netherlands, The



Reliable Data For Inclusive Land Administration Systems

Paulus Saers, Mathilde Molendijk, Co Meijer

Kadaster, Netherlands, The



Land Registry, Mortgage Markets and Consumer Protection

Nicolás Nogueroles

IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-09: Applying Land Administration Domain Models
Session Chair: Christiaan Lemmen, Kadaster, Netherlands, The
MC 6-100 
 

Development and Employment of a LADM Implementing Toolkit in Colombia

Lorenz Jenni1, Andrés Guarín López2, Stefan Ziegler3, Víctor Manuel Bajo1

1BSF Swissphoto AG, Switzerland; 2Cadastre Subdirectorate, Instituto Geográfico Agustín Codazzi, Colombia; 3Office for Geoinformation, Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland



Improving Land Administration in Brazil: re-engineering Cadastre using LADM

Thiago Marra, Kilder Barbosa, Eduardo Oliveira, Oscar Oliveira

INCRA/Sead, Brazil



Models Of Interaction Between Land Registries, Cadasters, and Land Tenure Systems

Miguel Mandamiento, Maria Luisa Alvarado

Habitat for Humanity International LAC Region, Peru



Land Registration Data Standards, Interoperability and Data Access in Kenya

Peter Ng'ang'a Mburu1, Lizahmy Makena Ntonjira2, Jane Njeri Mburu3

1Ministry of Lands - Kenya, Kenya (MoL); 2Technical University of Kenya (TUK); 3The University of Nairobi (UoN)



Innovative Rural Cadastre Development in Ethiopia

Eskedar Zelalem Mengistu1, Bernd Eversmann1, Tarek Zein2, Christian Timm2, Tigistu Gebremeskel Abza3, Yohannes Redda Gebre3

1NIRAS, Responsible and Innovative Land Administration(REILA)Project, Ethiopia; 2Hansa Luftbild, Germany; 3Ministry of Agriculture Natural Source (MoANR),Rural Land Administration and Use Directorate (RLAUD), Ethiopia

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-10: Agribusiness Investment, Land Tenure, and Land Use
Session Chair: David Bledsoe, Resource equity, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Rubber Boom and Land Use Dynamics in Southwest China: Driving Force and Its Impact on Carbon Balances

Shi Min1, Georg Cadisch2, Jikun Huang3, Hermann Waibel1

1Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany; 2University of Hohenheim, Germany; 3Peking University, China



Gender Norms and Gendered Impacts of the Oil Palm 'Land Rush' in Indonesia

Bimbika Sijapati Basnett1, Rebecca Elmhirst2, Mia Siscawati3, Dian Ekowati1

1Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Indonesia; 2University of Brighton, UK; 3University of Indonesia, UK



The Impact Of Large-Scale Land Development Deals That Remain Unimplemented

Rikke Brandt Broegaard1, Thoumthone Vongvisouk1,2, Ole Mertz1

1Dept of Geoscience, University of Copenhagen, Denmark; 2Faculty of Forestry, National University of Laos, Laos



Where Effective Governance is Absent, Ineffective Governance Becomes the Obvious: Interrogating Large Land Acquisition Processes and its Impacts on Investment Projects in South West Cameroon. The Case of Herakles Farms.

Frankline Anum Ndi

University of Melbourne, Australia

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-11: Implications of Evolving Land Markets for Equity
Session Chair: Michael Kirk, University of Marburg, Germany
MC 8-100 
 

Competitiveness of land rental market and productivity growth in Ukrainian agriculture

Oleg Nivievskyi

Kyiv Economic Institute/ Kyiv School of Economics, Ukraine



Leasehold Rights As A Vehicle For Economic Development: The Case of Small Scale Farmers In The Oshikoto Region

Charl-Thom Hilgardt Bayer, Wolfgang Werner

Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia



Freedom to Farm: Agricultural Land Use, Crop Selection, Fallowing, and Proposed Changes to the Myanmar Farmland Law Necessary to Strengthen Land Tenure Security

Mark West, Christine Anderson

Landesa, United States of America



Land Fragmentation and Land Services Delivery Ratios on Mailo Tenure in Uganda: Evidence from LIS Data

Herbert Kamusiime, Eddie Nsamba-Gayiiya, Christine Kajumba, Lawrence Lubyayi

Associates Research Uganda

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-12: New Approaches to Large Scale Land Acquisition
Session Chair: Hafiz Mirza, UNCTAD, Switzerland
MC 9-100 
 

The intricacies of large scale agricultural investment in Gambella Region, Ethiopia

Azeb Degife

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany



Understanding the Implication of Macroeconomic Growth on Smallholder Farmer, Landless, Landpoor and Women's livelihood and Land Rights in Lower Mekong Basin Region

Kaneka Keo1, Daniel Lindgren2

1Oxfam America, Cambodia; 2Rapid Asia Co.,Ltd



Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in Kenya: Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in Kenya: The Yala Swamp Case Study of Kenya’s Land Governance System and Actual Practices

Odenda Lumumba

KENYA LAND ALLIANCE, Kenya



Smallholders and large –scale land acquisition in west Africa: the case of the management committees of customary land in Benin

Avohoueme Midjeou Beranger

LADYD, University of Abomey-Calavi, Republic of Benin

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-13: Land Value Capture Experiences
Session Chair: William Mccluskey, African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria, United Kingdom
MC C2-125 
 

A Century of Unsuccessful Attempts at Value Capture? An Analysis of the UK’s Track Record

Richard Grover

Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom



Transformation Of Land To Land Lot, Value Gain, Land Speculation, And Opportunities For Sharing Value Increment: An Evaluation Of The Turkey Example

Gizem Var1, Yesi̇m Ali̇efendi̇oglu2, Sibel Canaz Sevgen3, Harun Tanrıvermis4

1ankara unıversıty, department of real estate development and mangement, Turkey; 2ankara unıversıty, department of real estate development and mangement, Turkey; 3ankara unıversıty, department of real estate development and mangement, Turkey; 4ankara unıversıty, department of real estate development and mangement, Turkey



Capturing Land Value after the Collapse of the Oil Economy to Finance Luanda's New Urbanisation

Allan Cain

Development Workshop, Angola



Does Ethical And Participative Land Based Financing Support Better Land Governance

M. Siraj Sait1, Jean Du Plessis2, Nuha Eltinay3, David Mitchell4

1University of East london, United Kingdom; 2UN-Habitat; 3Arab Urban Development Institute; 4Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

 
12:00pm - 12:30pmLunch
Front Lobby and Preston Lounge 
12:00pm - 1:00pmSDE-02: Caucus on Women and Land
MC C1-100 
12:30pm - 2:00pm00-14: Plenary: Harnessing the Potential of New Data
Session Chair: Steven Ramage, Group on Earth Observations (GEO), France

Streaming. overflow

Preston Auditorium 
 

New Opportunities to Access High Resolution Imagery for Affordable Cadastral Mapping

Kumar Navulur

DigitalGlobe, United States of America



How the Microsatellite Revolution can Help Developing Countries Achieve the SDGs

Andrew Zolli

Planet, Inc., United States of America



Supporting the EO r/evolution at scale - shifting the focus from data to services

Christoph Aubrecht1,2

1European Space Agency (ESA-ESRIN), Italy; 2The World Bank, United States of America



How the Bank can help its clients to better access and use spatial data

Keith Patrick Garrett

The World Bank, United States of America



What is Google Earth Engine?

Nicholas Clinton

Google, United States of America

 
12:30pm - 2:00pmSmallholders and private sector working towards sustainable sugar production in India
Session Chair: Jose Masjuan, IFC, United States of America
MC 13-121 
 

Promoting Smart Land and Water Use for Climate Smart Sugarcane: Focus on Smallholder Behaviour Change with a Robust Business Case

Harsh Vivek, Suparna Jain, Rajpal Singh, Richard Colback, Charles Lor, Ernest Bethe

International Finance Corporation



Smallholder Agri-supply Chains

Ernest Bethe

International Finance Corporation, Indonesia



Partnership Management in Agribusiness Supplychains

Harsh Vivek

International Finance Corporation, India



Good Practices for Agri-Water and Irrigation/Water Management

Richard Colback

international Finance corporation, United States of America



Agronomic Practices for Smart Land Use

Rajpal Singh

International Finance Corporation, India



Smallholder Supply-chain Development and Sustainable Resource Use: a Private Sector Perspective

Chris Brown

Olam, United Kingdom

 
12:30pm - 2:00pmUganda: How Strengthening Land Governance Supports Job Creation and Tax Revenues
Session Chair: Klaus Tilmes, World Bank,
MC C2-131 
 

How Land Administration Increases Tax Revenue and Supports Job creation

Moses Kibirige

World Bank, Uganda



Discussant

Richard Oput

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda



Concluding Remarks

Betty Ongom Amongi

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-01: Land Policy Lessons from the 2017 WDR: Governance & the Law
Session Chair: Phillip Jeremy Hay, World Bank, United States of America

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Preston Auditorium 
 

Lessons from WDR 2017 on Producing Better Governance Outcomes: Commitment, Coordination and Cooperation

Edouard Al-Dahdah

World Bank, United States of America



Improving Land Administration for Good Governance: What Uganda can do to Achieve Complete Coverage

Betty Amongi

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, -



Land as a Key for Better Governance and Economic Growth in Tanzania: Perspective and Recent Initiatives

Yamungu Kayandabila

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Development, Tanzania



Leveraging Land Governance for Sustainable Urbanization: Improving the Quality of Land Administration

Mohamed Aly Bathily

Ministère des Domaines de l'Etat et des Affaires Foncières au Mali, Mali



Implementing Land and Cadaster Reforms in Colombia

Manuel Fernando Castro Quiroz

National Planning Department (DNP), Colombia

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-02: Will Blockchain Technology Revolutionize Land Administration?
Session Chair: Josephus van Erp, Maastricht University, Netherlands, The

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MC 13-121 
 

Blockchain-Based Land Administration, feasible, illusory or a panacea?

Jacob Vos, Christiaan Lemmen, Bert Beentjes

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The



Blockchain and Land Register - A New "Trust Machine"?

Mats Snäll

Lantmäteriet, the Swedish Mapping, Cadaster and Land Registration Authority, Sweden



Setting Up a Real-estate Pilot

Henrik Hjelte

ChromaWay, Sweden



Blockchain – Can This New Technology Really Revolutionize The Land Registry System?

Maurice Barbieri2, Jean-Yves Pirlot2, Dominik Gassen1,4, Hanns-Jakob Pützer3, Raul Radoi4, Nicola Maria Hoischen1, Florian Lebourdais5

1Federal Chamber of German Civil Law Notaries (BNotK); 2The Council of European Geodetic Surveyors (CLGE); 3International Notarial Cooperation Commission (CCNI)/ (UINL); 4Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE); 5Ordre de Géomètres-Experts (OGE)



Blockchain’s Struggle to Deliver Impersonal Exchange

Benito Arrunada

Pompeu Fabra University, Spain



Using Blockchain in Georgia

Papuna Ugrekhelidze, Elene Grigolia

National Agency of Public Registry, Georgia

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-03: Will Drones Open Up New Ways of Mass Registration?
Session Chair: James Kavanagh, RICS, United Kingdom

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MC 2-800 
 

Comparative Evaluation of Type-Dependent UAV Performance in High-Precision National Territorial Surveying and Spatial Information Acquisition

Jaekang Lee

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)



Could We Cadaster Faster in an Integrated IT System by using UAVs with GIS Services in a Cloud Infrastructure?

Mihnea Mihailescu

Teamnet Group, Romania



Case Study On Using New Technology For The Cadastral Systematic Registration In The Republic Of Kosovo

Murat Meha, Korab Ahmetaj, Esat Xani

Kosovo Cadastral Agency, Kosovo



How the World Bank can help clients to harness the potential of drones

Joseph Muhlhausen

World Bank, United States of America

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-04: New Ways to Track Large Farm Performance and Compliance
Session Chair: Chris Penrose Buckley, DFID, United Kingdom
J B1-080 
 

Articulating a Rights-Based Argument for Land Contract Transparency

Jesse Coleman, Kaitlin Cordes

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America



Systematic and Rapid Assessment of Concessions Using GIS and Remote Sensing: The case of Economic Land Concessions in Cambodia

Tim Fella1, Sepul Barua2, Lauri Tamminen2, Jeffrey Hatcher2, Daphne Yin2, Naomi Basik Treanor3

1ESRI, United States; 2Indufor North America, United States; 3Forest Trends, United States



The Land Matrix initiative – from a global data base to a network of decentralised and thematic land observatories

Christof Althoff1, Ward Anseeuw2,5, Wytse Chamberlain3, Markus Giger4, Jann Lay1, Peter Messerli4, Saliou Niassy3, Kerstin Nolte1, Lucas Seghezzo6

1GIGA, Germany; 2CIRAD, France; 3University of Pretoria, South Africa; 4CDE, Switzerland; 5International Land Coalition, Italy; 6Investigador Independiente del CONICET



Land Concession Data Transparency: A Survey of Fourteen Forested Countries

Jessica Webb1, Rachael Petersen1, Carole Excell1, Elizabeth Moses1, Mikaela Weisse1, Liz Cole1, Sam Szoke-Burke2

1World Resources Institute, United States of America; 2Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-05: Avenues to Enhance Women's Land Ownership
Session Chair: Julian Quan, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom
J 1-050 
 

Securing the Land Rights of Poor and Women through Provision of Legal Services to Address Their Land Problems

Somdatta Mandal, Naveen Kumar

Landesa/ Rural Development Institute, India



Securing land rights for widows living with and affected by HIV using customary justice structures

Gina Alvarado Merino1, Allan Maleche2

1International Center for Research on Women, United States of America; 2Kenya Ethical and Legal Issues Network on HIV and AIDS



Namibia: Good Practices and Lessons Learned for Gender and Communal Land

Hirut Girma

Landesa, United States of America



Women’s Knowledge and Perception towards their Land and Property Rights Across Bombali, Portloko And Tonkolili Districts In Northern Region, Sierra Leone.

Joseph Saffa, Mohamed Sorie Conteh, Lansana Hassan Sowa

Sierra Leone Network on the Right to Food (SiLNoRF), Sierra Leone

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-06: Can Securing Tenure Contribute to Mitigating Climate Change?
Session Chair: Rose Mwebaza, African Development Bank, Côte d'Ivoire
MC C1-100 
 

Climate Benefits, Tenure Costs: The Economic Case for Securing Indigenous Land Rights in the Amazon

Helen Ding1, Peter Veit1, Allen Blackman2, Erin Gray1, Katie Reytar1, Juan Carlos Altamirano1, Benjamin Hodgdon3

1World Resources Institute, United States of America; 2Resources for the Future, United States of America; 3Rainforest Alliance, United States of America



Formalization of land and water rights combinations to deal with the consequences of climate change in the rural & urban areas in China

Meine Pieter van Dijk

Erasmus university Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Netherlands, The



Securing Land Rights at Scale Through Participatory Role-play: the Forest Investment Program in Burkina Faso

Peter Hochet1, Boukary Sawadogo2, Jean-Michel Bretel2, Ibrahim Lankoande2, Loïc Braune3, Paul Gardner de Béville3

1INSUCO, Burkina Faso; 2Ministry of Environment, Green Economy and Climate Change, Burkina Faso; 3The World Bank

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-07: Planning Urban Development Using Satellite Imagery
Session Chair: Shlomo Angel, New York University, United States of America
MC C1-200 
 

From Megacities to Historic Towns: Leveraging Satellite Imagery and Spatial Analysis to Inform Urban Planning

Jon Kher Kaw, Peter Ellis, Mark Roberts

The World Bank Group



A New Plan for African Cities: The Ethiopia Urban Expansion Initiative

Patrick Lamson-Hall, David DeGroot, Richard Martin, Shlomo Angel

New York University Marron Institute of Urban Management, New York, USA



Calibrating Housing Programs with Geo-Spatial Census Data

Luis Triveno1, Emilio Matuk2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Pontificia Universidad Catolica, Peru



Spatio-Temporal Analysis Of Quezon City Informal Settlements:Towards An Informal Settlements Growth Model

Wilmina R. Lara1,2, Jun T. Castro2, David Leonides T Yap2

1Geodata Systems Technologies, Inc., Philippines; 2School of Urban and Regional Planning, Philippines

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-08: Approaches to Implementing Property Tax Reform
Session Chair: Kauko Jussi Viitanen, Aalto University, Finland
MC C2-131 
 

The Critical Elements Of Sustainable Property Tax Implementation And Reform”

David Laurence Magor

Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation, United Kingdom



Workable Solutions for Property Tax Reform

Richard Almy1, Margie Cusack2

1Almy, Gloudemans, Jacobs & Denne, United States of America; 2International Association of Assessing Officers



Success Factors for a System for Property Taxation and the Consequent Risks

Benjamin Bervoets, Marco Kuijper, Ruud M. Kathmann

Netherland Council for Real Estate Assessment, Netherlands, The



Improving Land Valuation Models in Sparse Markets: A Comparison of Spatial Interpolation Techniques Used in Mass Appraisal

Paul Bidanset1, William McCluskey2, Peadar Davis1, Michael McCord1

1Ulster University, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland; 2African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-09: Improving Urban Land Governance
Session Chair: Robert Buckley, New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
MC 6-100 
 

Land governance in the context of the New Urban Agenda: Experiences from Harare (Zimbabwe) and Johannesburg (South Africa)

Farai Mutondoro1, Manase Manase2, Nicky Rehbock3

1Transparency International Zimbabwe; 2Chinhoyi University; 3Corruption Watch South Africa



Towards An Urban Land Resource Curse? A Fresh Perspective On A Long-Standing Issue

Dieter Zinnbauer

Transparency International - Secretariat, Germany



A Critical Assessment of Urban Land Leasehold System in Ethiopia

Alebel Weldesilassie1, Berihu Gebrehiwot2

1Ethiopian Development Research Institute, Ethiopia; 2Ethiopian Development Research Institute, Ethiopia



Holding Land in Common within Cities, Commoning for Land Rights– What Can We Learn from Collective Tenure in Urban Context?

Claire Simonneau1,2, Irène Salenson2

1Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium; 2French Development Agency

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-10: Assessing Impact of Land Reform Interventions
Session Chair: Jennifer Lisher, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Baseline Findings And Evaluation Challenges For An Irrigation and Land Tenure Security Initiative in the Senegal River Valley

Aravind Moorthy, Thomas Coen, Katie Naeve, Jeremy Brecher-Haimson, Sarah Hughes

Mathematica Policy Research, United States of America



Outcomes of land and forest tenure reform implementation in Indonesia

Mani Banjade, Tuti Herawati, Nining Liswanti, Esther Mwangi

Center for International Forestry Researcy, Indonesia



Methods for Determining Land Formalization Cost-effectiveness: The Per-parcel Cost and Quality of USAID’s MAST Pilot in Tanzania

Lauren Persha1, Benjamin Linkow1, Sebastian Monroy-Taborda1, Gwynne Zodrow2

1NORC at the University of Chicago, United States of America; 2Management Systems International



Land Markets, Property Rights, and Deforestation in Sumatra, Indonesia (1992-2015)

Vijesh Krishna1, Christoph Kubitza1, Unai Pascual2, Matin Qaim1

1Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany; 2Basque Center for Climate Change, Spain

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-11: Policies for Land Consolidation
Session Chair: Denys Nizalov, University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom
MC 8-100 
 

Options for Legislative and Institutional Reform of Land Consolidation in Serbia: Choosing the Right Approach and Building Regional Expert Networks

Michael Becker

GIZ - Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Serbia



Property Rights and Private Investment: Evidence from a Planned Settlement in Rural Tanzania

Francis Makamu, Harounan Kazianga

Oklahoma State University, United States of America



New trends in development of Land Consolidation in Russia

Alexander Sagaydak, Anna Sagaydak

State University of Land Use Planning, Russian Federation



The Turkish Experience in Consolidation of Irrigated Land: Productivity and Efficiency Implications

Suha Satana1, Ali Riza Ceylan2, Atakan Sert2

1Independent Consultant, Turkey; 2State Hydraulic Works, Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs, Turkey

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-12: Valuing and Compensating Farm Land and Commons
Session Chair: Leon Verstappen, University of Groningen, Netherlands, The
MC 9-100 
 

Natural and Social Capital Valuation: Piloting a Bottom-Up Approach to Valuing the Commons and Paving the Way for Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal

Daphne Yin1, Yijia Chen1, Jeffrey Hatcher1, Santosh Bhandari2, Pete Watt2, Pratiti Priyadarshini3, Rahul Chaturvedi3, Jagdeesh Rao3, Peadar Davis4, Paul Bidanset4

1Indufor North America, United States of America; 2Indufor Asia Pacific, New Zealand; 3Foundation for Ecological Security, India; 4Ulster University, United Kingdom



Detemining Minimum Compensation for Lost Farmland: A Theory- Based Impact Evalution of a Bio-Ethanol Multinational Company in Sierra Leone

Joseph Saffa, Mohamed Sorie Conteh, Lansana Hassan Sowa

Sierra Leone Network on the Right to Food (SiLNoRF), Sierra Leone



Guarding Against Land-expropriation-related Mass Incidents (LERMIs): Practical Evidence From China's Local Governments

Siliang Wang1, Shukui Tan1, Lu Zhang1, Conghui Cheng2

1Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, People's Republic of; 2Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, People's Republic of



Do rehabilitation institutions from land acquisition fit with farmers’ preferences? Results from a contingent ranking experiment in India

Vikram Patil1, Ranjan Ghosh2, Vinish Kathuria3

1Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, India; 2Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden; 3SJM School of Management of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-13: Marshalling Grassroots Support to Strengthen Local Rights
Session Chair: Fridah Githuku, GROOTS Kenya, Kenya
MC C2-125 
 

Toolkit for the Gender-Sensitive Implementation and Monitoring of the Tenure Guidelines (VGGTs) and the African Union's Framework and Guidelines for Land Policy: Preliminary Scorecard Results from Several Countries.

Catherine Gatundu1, Jenny Springer3, Douglas Hertzler2

1ActionAid International, Kenya; 2ActionAid USA, United States of America; 3Equator Group



Building Evidence on Rural Women Struggles for Land Rights in Tanzania: The Quest for Knowledge, Recognition and Participation in Decision Making Processes

Godfrey Eliseus Massay

Tanzania Natural Resource Forum, Tanzania



Promoting women land rights in Vietnam

Gina Alvarado Merino

International Center for Research on Women, United States of America



How Can Informal Settlement Communities Leverage Global Networks? The Case Of Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Jaehyeon Park

University of California, Los Angeles

 
3:45pm - 4:00pmCoffee Break
Front Lobby 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-01: Lessons from a Decade of Large Scale Land-Based Investments
Session Chair: Mathieu Boche, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France

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Preston Auditorium 
 

The global land rush 10 years on: Taking stock of commercial pressures on land

Lorenzo Cotula, Thierry Berger

IIED, United Kingdom



International Land Deals for Agriculture. Fresh insights from the Land Matrix: Analytical Report II

Kerstin Nolte1, Wytske Chamberlain2, Markus Giger3

1GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Germany; 2University of Pretoria; 3University of Bern



Sustainable livelihoods in the global land rush? Archetypes of livelihood vulnerability and sustainability potentials

Christoph Oberlack, Laura Tejada, Peter Messerli, Stephan Rist, Markus Giger

University of Bern, Switzerland

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-02: Using Land Policy for Sustainable Value Chains: the case of Brazil
Session Chair: Pablo Pacheco, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Indonesia

VC; Streaming.

MC 13-121 
 

Implementation of the CAR in the Amazon and Cerrado: Lessons learned and ways ahead

Gabriela Berbigier Gonçalves Guimarães Grisolia

Ministry of Environment, Brazil



Protection And Sustainable Use Of Tropical Forests Need Land Tenure Regularization - Evidence From Brazil

Bettina Kupper1, José Dumont Teixeira2, Ana Paula Ferreira de Carvalho2, Robson Disarz2, Otávio Moreira do Carmo Júnior3, Marcelo C. C. Stabile4, Tiago N. P. Reis4, Rogerio Cabral1, Pedro Iglesias B. Seibel1, Lucia Cristina Gama de Andrade2, Thamiris Alves de Almeida1

1Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Brazil; 2Superintendencia Nacional de Regularicacao Fundiaria da Amazonia - SRFA; 3Secretaria Extraordinária da Regularização Fundiária da Amazônia Legal - Serfal; 4Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amazônia – IPAM



Using the CAR for accessing credit: The ABC experience

Edson Junqueira Leite

Ministry of Agriculture, Brazil



Policy Findings from Evaluating Landholders' Responses to CAR in Pará

Jessica L'Roe1, Lisa Rausch2, Jacob Munger2, Holly Gibbs2

1Middlebury College, United States of America; 2University of Wisconsin, Madison, United States of America



Deforestation on the Rise Again: the Role of the Private Sector Toward Zero Deforestation

Paulo Barreto

Amazon Institute of People and the Environment - IMAZON, Brazil



Discussant

Werner Kornexl

World Bank, United States of America

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-03: Urban Expansion: Measurement Challenges and Implications for Policy
Session Chair: Anjali Mahendra, World Resources Institute, WRI, United States of America

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MC 2-800 
 

Introduction

Sumila Gulyani

World Bank, United States of America



The Atlas of Urban Expansion--2016 Edition: Methodology and Key Results

Shlomo Angel, Alejandro Blei, Patrick Lamson-Hall, Nicolas Galarza Sanchez

New York University, United States of America



Characterizing Urban Change Using New Global Data: An Exploratory Analysis

Chandan Deuskar, Eugenie Birch

University of Pennsylvania



The Policy Implications Of Varying Techniques To Identify Urban Growth Patterns From Satellite Imagery: The Example Of Informal Construction In Ho Chi Minh City, 1994-2001

Arthur Acolin, Annette Kim

University of Southern California, United States of America



Urbanization and Development: Is Latin America and the Caribbean Different from the Rest of the World?

Mark Roberts1, Brian Blankespoor1, Chandan Deuskar2, Benjamin Stewart1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2University of Pennsylvania

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-04: Corridors and Agricultural Investment Zones for Africa?
Session Chair: Mandi Rukuni, LGAF Technical Advisory Group, Zimbabwe
J B1-080 
 

Large Scale Land Acquisitions for Investment in Kenya: Is the participation, and benefits of affected local communities meaningful, and equitable? A case study of the situation in Lamu, Isiolo and Siaya Counties.

Robert Kibugi1, Mwenda Makathimo3, Ibrahim Mwathane2

1University of Nairobi, Kenya; 2Land Development and Governance Institute; 3Land Development and Governance Institute



Combating poverty. Cluster farming initiatives in Nigeria

Andrew Smith1, His Excellency Ibrahi Hadejia Dep Gov Jigawa State2

1Adam Smith International, Nigeria; 2Government of Jigawa State



Land status of agricultural concessions in Kinshasa (D. R. Congo): Legal framework limitations to Production Incentive.

Masiala Bode Mabu1, Lebailly Philippe1, Kinkela Savy Sunda Charles2, Aloni Mukoko Yves3

1Economics and Rural Development Unit , University of Liege, Belgium; 2Agricultural Economics Department, University of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo; 3Faculty of Law, Unversity of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-05: How to Ensure Gender Equality in Access to Communal Lands?
Session Chair: Margaret Buck Holland, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, United States of America
J 1-050 
 

A Comparative Analysis of National Laws Recognizing Women’s Rights To Community Forests in the Developing World

Stephanie Keene, Chloe Ginsburg

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America



Changing Form and Content of Women’s Land Rights under Customary Tenure: Is Registration or Titling an Opportunity?

Herbert Kamusiime1, Eddie Nsamba-Gayiiya2, Christine Kajumba1

1Associates Research Uganda; 2Consultant Surveyors and Planners, Uganda



Gender and Collectively Held Land: Good Practices and Lessons Learned from Six Global Case Studies

Renee Giovarelli1,2, Amanda Richardson1,2, Elisa Scalise1,2

1Resource Equity, United States of America; 2Landesa, United States of America



Collective Land Tenure in Colombia: Current State and Prospective Challenges

Marco Alberto Velásquez Ruiz

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-06: What Evaluations Tell us on the Impact of Land Interventions
Session Chair: Arianna Legovini, World Bank, United States of America
MC C1-100 
 

Assessing the Impact of Second-Level Land Certification in Ethiopia

Lauren Persha1, Adi Greif2, Heather Huntington3, Sarah Lowery4

1NORC; 2Stanford Research Institute; 3Cloudburst Consulting Group, United States of America; 4USAID, United States of America



Formalizing Rural Land Rights: Long-Run Evidence from a Policy Experiment in Benin

Markus Goldstein1, Kenneth Houngbedji2, Florence Kondylis1, Edouard Mensah3, Michael O'Sullivan1, Harris Selod1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Paris School of Economics; 3Michigan State University



Inheritance law reform, empowerment, and human capital accumulation: Second generation effects from India

Klaus Deininger1, Sognqing Jin2, Fang Xia3

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Zhejiang University & Michigan State University; 3University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China



Impact of property rights reform to support China’s rural-urban integration: Evidence from the Chengdu national experiment

Klaus Deininger1, Songqing Jin2, Shouying Liu3, Fang Xia4

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Zhejiang University & Michigan State University; 3Renmin University; 4University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-07: Towards Integrated Land Use Planning
Session Chair: Steven Lawry, Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia
MC C1-200 
 

Mapping gendered landscapes in the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (SAGCOT): Environmental histories, livelihood narratives, and story mapping

Emily Gallagher

Center for International Forestry Research, Kenya



Ethiopia’s Move to a National Integrated Land Use Policy and Land Use Plan

Zemen Haddis Gebeyehu1, Solomon Bekure Woldegiorigis2, Alehegn Dagnew Belete3, Tigistu Gebremeskel Abza4, Belete Tafere Desta5

1USAID, Ethiopia; 2Tetra Tech Inc.; 3Tetra Tech Inc.; 4Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Ethiopia; 5Prime Minster Office, Ethiopia



Developing the National Land Use Policy in Myanmar: The Importance of Inclusive Public Consultations and Close Donor Coordination

Robert Oberndorf1, U Shwe Thein2, Thyn Zar Oo3

1Tetra Tech, Myanmar; 2Land Core Group, Myanmar; 3Public Legal Aid Network (The PLAN), Myanmar



Evidence-based Land Use Planning Process: Piloting In Bago Region, Myanmar

Myat Su Mon

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, Myanmar



Allocative Efficiency or Agglomeration? Devolution of Household Forestland Management and Rental Markets in China

Yuanyuan Yi

University of Gothenburg, Sweden

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-08: Using ICT for Improving Property Tax Collection
Session Chair: Richard Grover, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
MC C2-131 
 

The remote sensing implication in the property mass valuation GIS in Serbia

Stojanka Brankovic

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia



The Role of ICT in delivering Revenue Collection in Developing Countries: The Tanzanian Experience

William Mccluskey1, Chyi-Yun Huang2, Patrick Doherty3, Riel Franzsen4

1African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria, South Africa; 2World Bank; 3Consultant; 4African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria, South Africa



Land Management For Improved Dispute Resolution And Property Tax Revenue For Local Governments: Evidence From Somalia

Tefo Mooketsane

UN-Habitat, Kenya



Mass Valuation in a Developing Country: The Case of Chitungwiza Town in Zimbabwe

Maxwell Mutema

Independent Consultant, Zimbabwe

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-09: Can New Data Sources Help Protect Indigenous Rights?
Session Chair: Frank Pichel, Cadasta Foundation, United States of America
MC 6-100 
 

The New Safeguard Standards for Indigenous People: Where do we start?

Oliver MacLaren, Julie-Anne Pariseau

Olthuis Kleer Townshend LLP, Canada



Contribution of Open Data to Protect Indigenous People’s Livelihood, Land Security and Natural Resources Sustainability

Ratana Pen1, Mane Yun2, Try Thy3

1Heinrich Boell Foundation Cambodia; 2Cambodia Indigenous Peoples Organization; 3Open Development Cambodia



Using open data and digital mapping to aggregate evidence for identifying and protecting indigenous people’s lands and resources in Cambodia

Thy Try, Hindley David

Open Development Cambodia (ODC), Cambodia



Itenure- New Tool For Land Claim Registration And Legal Advice On Land Tenure Status

Piotr Sasin1, Javier Sola2, Benjamin Flower3

1People in Need, Cambodia; 2Open Institute, Cambodia; 3University Collage London

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-10: Property Rights and Operation of Factor Markets
Session Chair: Fernando Pedro Mendez Gonzalez, COLEGIO DE REGISTRADORES DE ESPAÑA, Spain
MC 7-100 
 

Land administration & property titles

Eduardo Martínez

IPRA-CINDER, Spain



Romania’s Housing Privatization as an Anticommons Problem

Robert Buckley, Ashna Mathema

World Bank group, United States of America



Public/Public Tenure Dualism in China: How the Dichotomy between State and Collective Ownership Has Shaped Urbanization and Driven the Emergence of Wealth Inequality

John Bruce

former Visiting Professor, Renmin University, Beijing; former Senior Land Law and Land Tenure Expert, World Bank; former Director, Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-11: Is Land Tenure Formalization Increasing Investments?
Session Chair: Benito Arrunada, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
MC 8-100 
 

Market Exposure Makes Smallholders More Competitive and Closes the Gender Gap

Menusch Khadjavi, Kacana Sipangule, Rainer Thiele

Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Germany



Do the land poor gain from agricultural investments? Empirical evidence from Zambia using panel data

Sven Tengstam, Pelle Ahlerup

gothenburg university sweden, Sweden



Land Property Rights and Agricultural Productivity: Evidence from Panama

Gabriel Ivan Fuentes Cordoba

Tohoku University, Japan



Agricultural Intensification and Market Participation under Learning Externality: Impact Evaluation on Small-scale Agriculture

Tigist Mekonnen Melesse

UNU-MERIT, Netherlands, The

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-12: Eminent Domain and Compulsory Land Takings
Session Chair: Jonathan Lindsay, World Bank, United States of America
MC 9-100 
 

Compulsory Purchase Powers - Essential For Emerging Economies

Tony Mulhall, James Kavanagh

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, United Kingdom



Eminent Domain in Finland

Markku Markkula

National Land Survey of Finland, Finland



Displacement politics and post-aid urban development: Resettlements, donors and infrastructure development in Beira city, Mozambique

Murtah Read1,2, Annelies Zoomers1,2, Kei Otsuki1,2, Mayke Kaag2,3

1Utrecht University; 2LANDac; 3African Studies Center Leiden



Land For Infrastructure Development: Compulsory Acquisition And Compensation Of Undocumented /Unregistered Land In Kenya

Agatha Wanyonyi, Monica Obongo, Peter Mburu, Jane Ndiba

Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning, Kenya

 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-13: Mechanisms to Formalize Community Rights
Session Chair: Katia Araujo, Huairou Commission, United States of America
MC C2-125 
 

Breaking the Mould:Lessons for Implementing Community Land Rights in Kenya

Collins Odote, Patricia Mbote

University of Naiorbi, Kenya



Investigating Community Knowledge Of Rural Land Resources In The Yway Gone Village Tract,Bago Region, Myanmar

Nicholas Thomas, Theingi May Soe

Tetra Tech, United States of America



Development of Pro-poor and Gender Responsive System (ProGResS) of Land Governance in Nepal

Janak Raj Joshi1, Raja Ram Chhatkuli2, Umashankar Pandey3, Bhagwat Rimal4, Dinesh Tuitui4, Habendra Prasad Dev5

1Ministry of Land Reform and Management, Nepal; 2UNHABITAT Nepal; 3Department of Civil and Geomatics Engineering, Kathmandu University; 4Project Engineering and Environmental Studies [PEES] Consultant (P) Ltd., Nepal; 5Department of Land Information and Archive, Ministry of Land Reform and Management



Responsible Governance To Secure Land Rights Of Single-Women – An Example From Odisha (India)

Pranati Das

Landesa (Rural Development Institute), India

 
5:30pm - 6:30pmAddressing Land Tenure Rights in the World Bank Forest Action Plan
Session Chair: Karin Erika Kemper, The World Bank, United States of America
MC 13-121 
5:30pm - 6:30pmGLII Discussion on roadmap
MC C1-100 
5:45pm - 6:30pmPre-Launch of the Africa Land Advisory Group. Special Guest: His Excellency, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Nigeria

By invitation only. For more information please contact: Margaret Rugadya at M.Rugadya@fordfoundation.org 

Preston Auditorium 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-01: Large-scale Land Acquisition and Agribusiness
MC Atrium 
 

Towards an Analysis of Consequences of Large Scale Land Investments in the Urban-Rural Nexus.

Francesca Marzatico

Palladium



Agribusinesses, Smallholder Tenure Security and Plot-level investments: Evidence from rural Tanzania∗

Kacana Sipangule

Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Germany



This land is my land! Competing uses, large acquisitions and conflict events in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sara Balestri, Mario A. Maggioni

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Italy



Land acquisition by foreigners in Brazil: legal framework changes and recent tendencies

Bastiaan Philip Reydon1, Vitor Bukvar Fernandes1, Gabriel Pansani Siqueira2, José de Arimateia Barbosa3

1University of Campinas, Brazil (Unicamp); 2University of São Paulo, Brazil (USP); 3Brazilian Land Registry Institute (IRIB), ANOREG/MT



Land Governance at the Crossroads: Finding the Locus between Development Efforts and Human Rights Concerns

Mofe Oluwashola Jeje

Commonwealth Intelligence & Ally Network (CIAN)

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-02: Large-scale Land Acquisition and Agribusiness
MC Atrium 
 

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). - The Role of the Private Land Sector in Supporting the 2030 Global Agenda

Kenneth Norre, Cecilie Ravn-Christensen

LE34, Denmark



Use of Cluster Farming to improve productivity and reduce poverty amongst small holder rural farmers in Jigawa State, Nigeria

Ibrahim Hadejia

Jigawa State Governemnt, Nigeria



Land Governance: A Study About Conflict Land in the Acre

Elyson Ferreira de Souza1, Bastiaan Reydon2

1University of Acre, Brazil; 2University of Campinas, Brazil



Ethnic Politics, Civil Conflicts And Agricultural Investments In South-west Nigeria

Clementina Oluwafunke Ajayi1, Adegboyega Eyitayo Oguntade1, Evans S. Osabuohien2

1Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, Nigeria; 2Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-03: Large-scale Land Acquisition and Agribusiness/ Gender and Land Tenure
MC Atrium 
 

Large-Scale Land Acquisitions (LSLAs): Global analysis And Cambodia Case Study

Evan Ellicott, Zhong Honglin, Haviland Katherine, de Bremond Ariane, Hubacek Klaus, Feng Kuishuang, Magliocca Nick

University of Maryland, United States of America



Institutional Policies Integration Assessment: The Case of Acre State/ Brazil

Elyson Ferreira de Souza1, Bastiaan Reydon2

1University of Acre - Brazil; 2University of Campinas- Brazil



The Deliver for Good Campaign: Bringing a Gender Lens to the Sustainable Development Goals

Susan Papp, Kelsi Boyle, Savannah Russo

Women Deliver, United States of America



Rural Women and Land equity in Ethiopia

Yalemzewid Demssie Fantaye

Ministry of Agriculture, Ethiopia



Gender, Land Rights and Access to Land Justice in Northern Uganda.

Frances Birungi

Uganda Community Based Association for Women and Children's welfare ( UCOBAC), Uganda

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-04: Gender and Land Tenure
MC Atrium 
 

Land Ownership and Poverty Status of Female Headed Farming Household in South West Nigeria

Olabisi Fawehinmi

Bowen University, Nigeria



Gender Dimensions To Securing Land Rights And Agricultural Development In Nigeria

Olubunmi Lawrence Balogun1, Kayode Ayantoye2, Taofeek Ayodeji Ayo-Bello1

1Babcock University, Illishan Remo, Nigeria; 2Kwara State University Malete, Ilorin, Nigeria



An analysis of Tanzania's implementation of the 1999 land reforms: Bridging the gender gap in the land tenure debate

Lynette Gwantwa Mwaikinda, Rita Sekela Mwaikinda

Lynette Mwaikinda Consulting Group



Action-Oriented Strategic Research for Improving Responsibility and Gender-Equitability of Land Tenure Governance

Elizabeth Daley, Zoe Driscoll

Mokoro Ltd, United Kingdom

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-05: Gender in Customary Lands and the Commons
MC Atrium 
 

Examining the Nexus between Gender Transformation, Agricultural Transformation and Household Food Insecurity in South Africa. Evidence from a 2014 Household Survey.

Christopher Manyamba

University of Pretoria, South Africa



A Humanities And Social Science Perspective On How People With Rights To Land May Or May Not Have Land Rights

Walter Timo de Vries1, Beatrice Kan Balivet2, Alida Sahili2, Muriel Maillefert2, Ola Jingryd3, Magnus E. Andersson3, Helena Bohman3, Ase Falk3, Phalthy Hap4, Pamela Duran1, Jean Deleage5

1Technical University Munich, Germany; 2Universtiy of Lyon III, Jean Moulin; 3Malmö University; 4Royal University of law and economics Cambodia; 5Conseil Superieur du Notariat



A Warped Land Adjudication and a Faulty Legal Regime: The Impact of Insecurity on women land and property rights in Tana River County Kenya

Mitchelle Oyuga, Nancy Ikinu

Federation of Women Lawyers-Kenya(FIDA-Kenya), Kenya



Registration Of Occupancies To Enhance Security Of Tenure And Sustainability For Customary And Common Lands And For Natural Resources

Roscoe Sozi1,2

1Law Develoment Centre; 2Sozi & Partners Advocates



Legal Pluralism And Land Administration In West Sumatra: The Implementation Of The Regulations Of Both Local And Nagari Governments On Communal Land Tenure

Hilaire Tegnan

Andalas University, Indonesia

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-06: Customary Lands and Commons
MC Atrium 
 

Land Rights and Agricultural Productivity in Ethiopia

Temesgen Gebeyehu Baye

Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia



Land Ownership, Fortification Of Poverty And Governance Issues – Nigeria

Dotun Andrew Ibiwoye

Vanguard Newspaper, Nigeria



Land Rights and Farmer Decision Making for Productivity and Soil Fertility Management in Uganda and Mozambique

Robert Mazur1, Naboth Bwambale1, Eric Abbott1, Moses Tenywa2

1Iowa State University, United States of America; 2Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda



The Place Of Council Of Elders In The New Constitutional Dispensation: A Case Study Of The Traditional Justice System In Kenya

Mitchelle Oyuga, Nancy Ikinu

Federation of Women Lawyers-Kenya(FIDA-Kenya), Kenya

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-07: Customary Lands and Commons
MC Atrium 
 

Perceived Land Tenure Security And Investment In Integrated Soil Fertility Management Practices Among Smallholders In Masaka District, Central Uganda.

Naboth Bwambale, Robert E. Mazur, Eric Abbott

Iowa State University, United States of America



Application of Linear programming technique to assess the area allocation, income distribution and employment in case of Finger Millet in Karnataka

Veerabhadrappa Bellundagi

UAS, GKVK, Bengaluru, India



The Agrarian Question And The Migration Process In The Northern Region of Brazil

Luciana Vasquez, Alexandre Maia, Elyson Souza

University of Campinas, Brazil



Promoting Agriculture based Micro and Small Industry through Land Reform Policy: Nepalese Perspective

Rabindra Raj Dhakal

School of Environmental Science and Management, Nepal



The Impact of Food Price Changes and Land Policy Reforms on Household Welfare in Rural Tanzania

Tukae Mbegalo

Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-08: Customary Lands and Commons
MC Atrium 
 

Hypothesis Of The Decrease Of The Poverty In Drc (Ground Floor) By The Sustainable Development Of The Congolese Ground

Kabamba Tshikongo Arsene

UNIVERSITE DE LUBUMBASHI, Congo, Democratic Republic of the



An institutional assessment of the impact of access to land by the youth on adoption of resilience building farm practices in Kenya

Lutta Wamukoya Muhammad, Domisiano K. Mwabu

Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO), Kenya



Farmland Distribution and Rural Transformation in Developing Regions

Sarah Lowder2, Raffaele Bertini1

1Independent Consultant and Adjunct Faculty, Georgetown University; 2Food and Agriculture Organization



“Challenges of Land Use in Nepal and Way forward “

Karuna Ghimire, Bikash Shrestha, Sanjeev Poudel

Paribartan Nepal,nongovernmental organization, Nepal

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-09: Customary Lands and Commons
MC Atrium 
 

Impact of land Fragmentation on agriculture productivity in Punjab,Pakistan

Rakhshanda Kousar, Ayesha Ajaz, Tahira Sadaf, Javaria Nasir

University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan, Pakistan



Assessing Customary Land Administration as an Innovation for Improving Land Governance

Lillian Arthur

Development and Land Solutions Consult, Ghana



Securing Land Rights in Rural Communities: The Community Land Act

Jacob Kaimenyi

Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning Kenya, Kenya



Cooperation, transaction cost and heterogeneous saving response in rural Ethiopia: Evidence from natural experiment

Dambala Gelo Kutela

University of Cape Town, South Africa



Urbanisation: Conflicting Impact on Land Resource and Protection for Food Security

Muhammad Uzair Azizan1, Khadijah Hussin2

1Land Administration and Development Studies (LAnDS) Research Group, Faculty of Geoinformation and Real Estate, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia; 2Department of Real Estate, Faculty of Geoinformation and Real Estate, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-10: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Challenges to sustainability and resilience in wetlands managements activities among diverse ethnic communities and land tenure systems in Cameroon

Stephen Koghan Ndzeidze1, Richard Achia Mbih2, Harry Mairomi Wirngo3, Bongadzem Carine Sushuu4

1Department of Animal and Rangeland Sciences, and Integrated Plant Protection Center, Oregon State University, USA; 2African Studies Program, College of Liberal Arts, The Pensylvania State University, USA; 3Department of Geography, University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon; 4Department of Geography, University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon



Land Use and Carbon Flux: Looking to the Future

Sankalp Sharma, Tajamul Haque, Anil Giri

Oklahoma Panhandle State University, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, United States of America



Costs land degradation and improvement in Eastern Africa: Case of Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi and Tanzania

Oliver Kirui, Alisher Mirzabaev

Center for Development Research, Germany



Impacts of Land Tenure and Property Rights on Land Management in Ethiopia

Befikadu Legesse, Osei Yeboah

North Carolina A&T State University, United States of America

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-11: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Valuation of water purification services of forests: Panel data evidence from South Africa

Dambala Gelo Kutela, Jane Turpie

University of Cape Town, South Africa



Impact of Land Tenure on Farmers’ Adaptive Investment in Coping with Climate Change in China

Yangjie Wang

Central South University, China, People's Republic of



Examining Forest Governance Policies And Regulations Enforcement Within Mt. Cameroon National Park REDD+ Conservation Projects

Suzanne Awung Nvenakeng1,2, Douglas Awung Tajocha2

1The University of York, UK.; 2The Forgotten Green Heroes, Buea, Cameroon



Public-private partnerships in development cooperation: can they contribute to Inclusive Green Growth?

Jetske Bouma, Ezra Berkhout, Martijn Vink

Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL), Netherlands, The



Promoting Climate Justice in Degraded Landscapes: Appreciating Smallholder Farmers’ Perspectives on Climate Change in Western Kenya

David Otieno1, Willis Oluoch-Kosura2, Dennis Olumeh3, Daniella Maroma4

1University of Nairobi, Kenya; 2University of Nairobi, Kenya; 3University of Nairobi, Kenya; 4Department of Geography, University of Leicester, UK

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-12: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Impact of Land Degradation on Household Poverty in Malawi and Tanzania: Evidence from Panel Data Simultaneous Equation Models

Oliver Kirui

Center for Development Research, Germany



Land degradation and poverty among subsistence farming households in Nigeria: Empirical Analysis of Linkage and Responsible land governance

Temidayo Apata1, Oluwafemi Aladejebi2, Olasimbo Apata3, Alaanu Obaisi4

1Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria, Nigeria; 2Federal University, Oye-Ekiti,; 3Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria, Nigeria; 4Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria,



The Role of Policy framework for Sustainability and Resilience of Land Resources in Lake Tana, Ethiopia

Fenta Dejen Wudu

Amhara Regional State of Rural Land Administration and Use Bureau, Ethiopia



Awareness Raising Among The Local Communities And Institutional Capacity On Climate Change Mitigation Through Youth Participation In Apiarist.

Emmanuel Adiba1, Edmond Owor1, Samuel Mabikke2, Lillian Achola3

1Uganda Land Alliance, Uganda; 2UN-Habitat; 3LANDnet

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-13: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Connecting Theory and Practice: Communal Land Management Approaches for Increased Productivity, Sustainability and Inclusion

Raquel Orejas, Jeremy Schlickenrieder, Amy Logan

Humana People to People



Productivity Growth and Convergence in Vietnamese Agriculture

Wendi Sun

Rockland Trust, United States of America



The Resource State: Deconstructing the Causality of Growth, Bad Governance, and Land and Natural Resource Rights

Tiernan Mennen

Abt Associates



Poverty And Land Degradation

Olalekan Gafar Okusajo

Nigerian Red Cross, Nigeria



Impact of Land Use /Land Cover Change on Farmers Livelihoods in the Eastern Periphery of Lake Tana, Northwest Ethiopia

Babiyew Zewdie, Belayneh Ayele, Eyayu Molla

Amhara National Regional State of Rural Land Adminstration and Use Bureau, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-14: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Agricultural Price Distortions in Africa and Their Effect on Land Use Efficiency

Mandy Malan1, Ezra Berkhout2, Jetske Bouma2, Jeroen Klomp3

1International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Uganda; 2Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency; 3Wageningen University and Research



Do forest-land tenure reforms secure rights of forest dependent communities in the tropics? Findings from a cross -country comparative study.

Baruani Mshale, Esther Mwangi, Anne Larson, Iliana Monteroso, Mani Ram Banjade, Nining Liswant, Tuti Herawati

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Kenya



“The valuation of ecosystem services and biodiversity, geospatial technology application and the political economy of resource exploitation on customary land in Fiji, Case studies, Namosi Land Copper mining (Viti Levu) and Bua Bauxite mining (Vanua Levu), from ridge to reef assessment”

Paula Daniva Raqeukai

The University of the South Pacific, Fiji Islands



the Integration Of Ecotourism In Combating Desertification Polcies In Arid Land Area: Case Study of Béni-Khédache in the South East of Tunisia

Harabi Hassen

UMR Passages - Pau University, France

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-15: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

The Debilitating Impact Of Exploration: Land Reclamation Within The Legal Framework Of Environmental Protection In The Niger Delta Area Of Nigeria

Foluke Olayemi Dada

American University of Nigeria, Yola. Nigeria, United States of America



The Project Phytokat In Katanga (DRC): Conditions For The Integration Of Traditional Medicine In Modern Healthcare And A Model Answer Against Anthropogenic Erosion Of Biodiversity

Bakari Amuri1, Pierre Meerts2, Sandrine Vandenput3, Victor Okombe1, Edouard Ngoy4, Mylor Ngoy Shutcha1, Olivier Kahola Tabu1, Florence Kampemba Mujinga1, Jules Nkulu Fyama1, Pierre Duez5

1Université de Lubumbashi (RDC), Congo, Democratic Republic of the; 2Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium; 3Université de Liège, Belgium; 4Institut Supérieur Pédagogique de Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo; 5Université de Mons, Belgium



Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP); an Innovative Way of Solving Gully Erosion and Addressing Land Management Issues In Nigeria

Ibrahim Usman Jibril

Federal Ministry of Environment, Federal Government of Nigeria, Nigeria



Land Tenure Security for Increased Climate Change Resilience in Africa

Evelyn Namubiru-Mwaura

POLICY INNOVATIONS, Uganda



Integrating Heavy Metals Contaminated Soils From The Katangan Copperbelt (Democratic Republic of Congo) In Land Governance: Phytoremediation And Enhancing Ecosystem Services.

Mylor Ngoy Shutcha1, Sylvain Boison2, François Munyemba Kankumbi1, Michel-Pierre Faucon3, Ckeface Kamengwa Kissi1, Jacques Kilela Mwana Somwe1, Michel Mpundu Mubemba1, Gregory Mahy2, Pierre Meerts4, Gilles Colinet2

1Université de Lubumbashi, Congo, Democratic Republic of the; 2Université de Liège, Belgium; 3Institut Polytechnique Lasalle Beauvais, France; 4Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

 
7:00pmPoster Board 02-16: Effects of Land Tenure on Land Use and Livelihoods
MC Atrium 
 

Using The Law As A Tool To Eviscerate The Effect Of Mining On Host Comunities: A Case Study Of Niger, Oyo And Plateau States Of Nigeria

Olanike Odewale1,2, Sadiq Shikyil1, Foluke Dada1

1American University of Nigeria; 2University of Pretoria



The impact of density of population, land use, irrigation and literacy on poverty in Telangana State of India, 1881 - 2015.

Sneha Nalla, Divya Nalla

Nalla Malla Reddy Engineering College, India



Brazil-Peru Energy Cooperation in the Amazon Basin: Challenges for Socio And Environmental Responsible Financing

Paula Franco Moreira

Universidade Federal de Tocantins, Brazil



Advances On Multistakeholders Dialogues For Improve Land Governance In Brazil

Andreia Marques Postal, Bastiaan Philip Reydon, Ana Paula Bueno

Unicamp, Brazil

 

 
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