Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC Atrium
Date: Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017
8:00am - 6:00pmPosters on display all day; Presenters available 12-2 PM and 5.30-6 PM or contact by email
MC Atrium 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-01: Land Administration
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Strengthening Land Governance To Advance Africa's Social And Economic Transformation

Rudo Eusebia Makunike1, Estherine Fotabong1, Mandivamba Rukuni2

1NEPAD, South Africa; 2BEAT, Zimbabwe



Empirical Analysis of Models on Good Governance in Land Administration: Basis for Philippine Poverty Alleviation

Lovell Maniego Abello1, Crisanto Asprer Cocal2

1ANGELES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, Philippines; 2Crisanto A. Cocal Law Firm



Strategic Business Plans as Tool to Implement the Government Development Agenda

Tatjana Cenova-Mitrevska, Goce Gruevski

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of



Leveraging Collective Land Documentation Processes to Secure Community Land and Resource Rights: Lessons from Jigawa State, Northern Nigeria

Ali D. Kaba1,2, Muhammadu Lamin Ahmad1

1Adam Smith International, Nigeria; 2Sustainable Development Institute

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-02: Land Administration
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A New, Old Role Of Cadastre – Taxation

Borko Draskovic, Petar Jovanov, Marija Raskovic

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia



The Performance of Local Grassroots Level Rural Land Administration Institutions in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

Achamyeleh Gashu Adam

Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia



Regularization in Brazil: the study of successful cases

Glaciele Leardine Moreira, Ana Paula Silva Bueno, Bastian Philip Reydon

Universidade de Campinas, Brazil



Sustainable and Effective Land Management: GDRLC, Turkey

Mehmet Fatih Diri, Ahmet Fatih Tahiroglu

General Directorate of Land Registy and Cadastre, Turkey

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-03: Land Administration
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Development of Land policy in Republic of Macedonia-Why it is Important for the Country

Tatjana Cenova-Mitrevska, Darko Crvenkovski

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of



Brazilian Amazon Deforestation and Land Governance

Bastiaan Philip Reydon, Vitor Fernandes

UNICAMP, Brazil



Land Governance and Management, Strategic Leadership, Land Governance.

Martin Oloo

PhD student, Kenya



The Project Of Land Reform In The Congo. The Impasses On Starting Point

Kambale Nzweve

Université Catholique du Graben, Congo, Democratic Republic of the



Infer Geospatial Metadata to Churn out and Showcase Utility by Employing ‘Management by Objective’: Case Study from India

Vrajlal Sapovadia

The American University of Nigeria, Nigeria

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-04: Land Administration
MC Atrium 
 

Forest Tenure Reform Implementation: Perspectives From National And Sub-national Government Officials in Multiple Settings

Tuti Herawati Hadis, Esther Mwangi, Illiana Monterosso, Baruani Mshale, Anne Larson, Mani Ram Banjade, Nining Liswanti

Centre for International Forestry Research, Indonesia



Perspectives on Capacity to Produce Credible, Reliable Evidence on Land Governance: Observations from LGAF Processes in 5 African Countries

Susan Mbaya

Sue Mbaya and Associates, South Africa



Land Administration Reforms for Enhancement of Delivery of Land Services in Uganda

Richard Oput

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda



Enabling Formalising Of Informal Markets Through Block chain For Unregistered Real estate

Manohar Velpuri1, Anusha Pidugu2, Jyothsna Velpuri3, Surya Bhamidipati4, MadhuAman Sharma5, Chetan Maringanti6

1FIG, Denmark; 2Texas A&M; 3Absolutum Pte Ltd; 4k2amanagement; 5Paypal; 6Zurich financial services

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-05: Land Administration
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Use of Standard Vocabularies in the Land Sector

Lisette Meij

Land Portal Foundation, Netherlands, The



Information at a glance - Distribution system for data and services dissemination

Vlatko Dimovski, Goran Nikolov

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of



Analysis of the Economic Impact of Systematic Land Title Registration (SLTR) in Kano State, Nigeria

Ahmad Tsauni Muhammad

Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, Nigeria



Securing Land Rights for Equity, Sustainability and Resilience: Evidence from Innovative and Gender Responsive Tools for Implementation of Uganda’s National Land Policy

Samuel Mabikke1, Naome Kabanda2, Oumar Sylla1, Danilo Antonio1, Harrison Irumba2

1United Nations Human Settlement Programme, Kenya; 2Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda



SiGIT Mobile Application For a Sustainable Land Registration in Mozambique

Marisa Balas, Pedro Ivo Neves, Hikesh Hasmukh, Rossana Carimo Soares, Simone Fernando, Boane Jorge

EXI LDA, Mozambique

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-06: Taxation and Valuation
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Mass Valuation for Taxation in Circumstances of Limited Market Transparency. Nigeria Case Study

Aivar Tomson

DTZ, Estonia



The Requirements Of Mass Appraisal For Real Estate Valuation For Taxation And Proper Tax Administration: Land Implications In The Case Of Turkey

Harun Tanrivermis

ankara university, Turkey



Towards an Improved Local Governance and Service Delivery:Opportunities and Challenges of Property Rating in Ghana and Uganda

Derek Osei Tutu1, Simon Peter Mwesigye2

1Lands Commission, Ghana; 2UNOPS, Uganda



Viability of Premiums, Annual Rents and Property Taxes as a Means of Financing Infrastructure Development in Kenya

Danson Maina, Diana Kinya

Pamoja Trust, Kenya

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-07: Valuing Land for Taxation & Compensation
MC Atrium 
 

Financing Rural Infrastructure For Food Security

Laura Turley, Carin Smaller, William Speller, Mohamed Coulibaly, Perera Oshani, Francine Picard

IISD, Switzerland



Eminent Domain – Factual Issues with Land Acquisition And Proposed Remedies For Sustainable Development In India

Vilas Sonawane, Ashish Sonawane

Bhartiya Agro Economic Research Center, India



Rehabilitation and Resettlement in Tehri Hydro Power Project-India

Anugu Amarender Reddy1, Radhika Rani2, Tim Cadman3

1Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India; 2National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayat Raj (NIRD & PR), India; 3Griffith University, Australia

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-08: Expropriation and Compensation
MC Atrium 
 

A Shifting Perspective of Land Acquisition Regime in India: An Evaluation of the proposed “Governance Framework, Pro-poor Development Rights and Urban Policy Management” through “Results Based Management / Evidence Based Approach” to Urban Policy and Management.

Anuradha Palanichamy

Public Sector Management Expert (South Asia), Jindal School of Government and Public Policy, India



Land Heirs Without Land

Ngouhouo Souleman, Akamba Gilles Yvans

GADL (Groupe d'Appui au Développement Local), Cameroon



From the Right to Compensation to the Right Compensation in Large-Scale Land Acquisitions

Marcello De Maria1,2

1University of Reading, School of Agriculture, Policy and Development; 2Land Portal Foundation



National Consultant-Social Safeguard Resettlement Specialist

Md Mayen Uddin Tazim

Coastal Climate Resilient Infrastructure Project (CCRIP), ADB, Bangladesh, People's Republic of

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-09: Expropriation and Compensation/ Geospatial and Land Data
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Land For Infrastructure Development: Compulsory Acquisition And Compensation Of Unregistered/Undocumented Land In Kenya

Monica Obongo, Agatha Wanyonyi

Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning, Kenya



Recent Developments in Land Consolidation Projects in Turkey

Yasemin Sürmeli, A.Burak Keser, Hasan Şanlı

Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, General Directorate of Agrarian Reform, Ankara, Turkey



Insights from Space and Time: Big Data for Land Governance

Peter Baumann

Jacobs University, Germany



Governance And The Geo-web: Enhancing Participation And Governance Within Informal Settlement Upgrading Processes

Musyimi Mbathi

University of Nairobi, Kenya

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-10: Geospatial and Land Data
MC Atrium 
 

A Methodological Approach To Estimate Changes On Population Density In A LUCC Model: A Case Study In Bogota, Colombia

Sebastian Alejandro Cardenas Reyes1, Daniel Paez1, Abbas Rajabifard2, Hernando Vargas1

1Universidad de los Andes, Colombia; 2The University of Melbourne, Australia



Pixel Level Land Use and the Impacts of Biophysical Factors

Jingyu Song1, Michael Delgado1, Paul Preckel1, Nelson Villoria2

1Purdue University, United States of America; 2Kansas State University, United States of America



The US Soil Information System: A Model for Data Collection, Curation and Distribution

Michael Robotham, David Hoover, David Lindbo

USDA-NRCS, United States of America



Drivers of Deforestation in Indonesia: Spatial Panel Data Analysis

Amare Teklay Hailu, Arild Angelsen

Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-11: Geospatial and Land Data
MC Atrium 
 

Spatially Smoothing Farmer's Biophysical and Perceived Vulnerability to Climate Change

Maaz Gardezi

Iowa State University, United States of America



Weather-Based Irrigation Control in the Cloud

Michael Davidson

Davidson Consultants, United States of America



Spatial Data and Service Infrastructures to Support Inter-Disciplinary Modeling of Disaster Cascades and Resilience Assessment

Vassilios Vescoukis1, Panagiotis Galanis2, Ioanna Theologou1

1National Technical University of Athens, Greece; 2ETH Zurich, Switzerland



Big Data And A Spatial Hedonic Approach: Addressing The Land Market Information Gap And Estimating Land Prices Determinants In Metropolitan Regions From Developing Countries.

Cynthia Goytia, Guadalupe Dorna

Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic



STDM Software Advances - Desktop and Online Hosting Options

Arnulf Christl1, John Gitau2, Cyprian Selebalo2, Danilo Antonio2

1Metaspatial, Germany; 2UN Habitat

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-12: Geospatial and Land Data/ Land Markets
MC Atrium 
 

Use of Linked Data in Preventing Forest Fires

Sonja Dimova

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of



Partage des résultats de l’étude étude régionale sur les marchés fonciers ruraux en Afrique de l’Ouest et sur les outils de leur régulation commanditée par UEMOA et confiée à IPAR

KA Ibrahima

Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale, Senegal



Land Tenancy Contract Structure and Its Economy Impact

Jianyun Hou, Jundi Liu, Xuexi Huo

Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University, People's Republic of China



Soil Moisture Determination Using Remote Sensing Data for the Property Protection and Increase of Agriculture Production

Jelena Matic Varenica, Ivan Potic, Marko Bugarski

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-13: Land Markets/ Urban Land Governance
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Efficiency of Land Tenure Contracts in West Java, Indonesia.

Erizal Jamal, Maesti Mardiharini

Indonesian Institute for Agricultural Technology transfer, Indonesia



Using Participatory Video to Promote Land Rights of Women: A case study of How Corruption Impacts on Widows in the Northern Region of Ghana

Gareth Benest1, Mary Awelana Addah2, Michael Henchard Okai2, Jacob Ahuno2

1InsightShare-UK; 2Transparency International - Ghana Integrity Initiative, Ghana



Does Land Tenure Explain Distress Sale in Agriculture?: Evidence from India

Vinish Kathuria, Disha Bhanot

SJM School of Management of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India



Property Rights and Owner Occupied Housing Investment: Evidence fromUrban Ethiopia

Ziade Hailu

Makerere University, Ethiopia



Proposed Private Sector Driven Interventionist Implementation Of The LGAF, Towards Equitable Land Governance / Ownership Delivery For Nigeria.

Nosakhare, Edward Ogunmwonyi

Universite Libre De Bruxelles, Faculty of Architecture, La Cambre-Horta, Place Eugene Flagey 19, B-1050 Brussels.

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-14: Urban Land Governance
MC Atrium 
 

Land Governance in Urban Areas: Case of Nairobi City

Victor Ouna

Technical University of Kenya, Kenya



Working With Local Poor Land Owners In The Peri Urban Areas Of Lima Peru, To Creating Land Supply For Housing

Juan Carlos Calizaya1, Maria Luisa Alvarado2

1Instituto de Desarrollo Urbano CENCA; 2Habitat for Humanity International LAC Region



Does Urban Extension Affect Inequality And Segregation? An Empirical Study Of Causal Effects In Argentina’s Cities.

Cynthia Goytia, Guadalupe Dorna

Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic



Can extractive cities become sustainable? Contribution for a policy making framework in Argentina, Brazil and Chile

Analia Garcia

MIT, United States of America

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-15: Urban Land Governance
MC Atrium 
 

Knowledge Mobilization and Capacity Building for Action towards Co-responsible Land Governance

Raquel Ludermir1, Maria Luisa Alvarado Zanelli2, Lina Maria Obando Márquez2, Laura Meggiolaro3

1Grupo Urbano de Instrumentos de Suelo, América Latina y Caribe; 2Habitat for Humanity International Latin America and Caribbean Area Office; 3Land Portal Foundation



Infrastructure Cadastre is key factor for economic growth and development of the country

Elizabeta Dukadinovska, Slavce Trpeski, Lidija Krstevska

Agency for Real Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of



An experience of regularization private urban in Brazil: the case of Terra Nova Urban Land Regularization ltda.

Ana Paula da Silva Bueno1, Bastiaan Philip Reydon1,2, Glaciele Leardine Moreira3, André Albuquerque4

1universidade estadual de campinas unicamp, brazil; 2universidade estadual de campinas unicamp, brazil; 3universidade estadual de campinas unicamp, brazil; 4terra novaregularizações fundiárias urbanas ltda



Urban planing for sustainable development - Macedonian experience

Goce Gruevski

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



Analyzing Land Use Change In Urban Environments In Africa Sub Sahara

Dangoumba François

Ministère des Marchés Publics, Cameroon

 
7:00pmPoster Board 01-16: Impact Research
MC Atrium 
 

Inheritance Dynamics and Women land Rights in Nigeria

Daniel Ayalew Ali2, Klaus Deininger2, Hosaena Ghebru1

1International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2The World Bank, United States of America



Land access, tenure security and the fate of rural youth in Africa: the case of Ondo state - Nigeria

Hosaena Ghebru1, Klaus Deininger2, Daniel Ayalew Ali2

1International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2The World Bank, United States of America



Land Access, Tenure Security and the Fate of Rural Youth in Africa: The Case of Mozambique

Hosaena Ghebru1, Helder Zavale2

1International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique



Land Service Delivery and Its Challenges in Nigeria: Case study of eight states

Hosaena Ghebru1, Austen Okumo2

1International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2Hohenheim University, Germany

 
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 
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

 
Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
1:00pm - 3:30pmInnovation Fair: Innovation Fair
MC Atrium 
5:30pm - 7:30pmReception: Reception
MC Atrium 

 
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