Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: J B1-080
Date: Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am01-04: Ensuring Gender Equity
Session Chair: Chris Jochnick, Landesa, United States of America
J B1-080 
 
ID: 404 / 01-04: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Gender equality, land policy and property market development, human rights, sustainable development

Land and Gender – Macedonian Experience

Tatjana Cenova-Mitrevska, Sonja Dimova

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

01-04-Cenova-Mitrevska-404_paper.pdf
01-04-Cenova-Mitrevska-404_ppt.pptx


ID: 463 / 01-04: 2
Individual Papers
Either of these formats
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Inclusive land administration, mobile services, raising awareness, property rights

Inclusive Land Administration – the Case of Republic Geodetic Authority of Serbia

Milica Colakovic, Vasilija Zivanovic, Srdjan Dabic

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia

01-04-Colakovic-463_paper.pdf
01-04-Colakovic-463_ppt.pptx


ID: 406 / 01-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Customary land; Women; Gender, Tenure Systems; Culture

Securing Land Inheritance and Land Rights for Women in Kenya

Samuel Kimeu, Mary Maneno

Transparency International Kenya, Kenya

01-04-Kimeu-406_paper.pdf
01-04-Kimeu-406_ppt.pptx


ID: 841 / 01-04: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Gender equity, Africa, Compensation and Resettlement, Commercial Land Investments

Ensuring Gender-equity in Compensation and Resettlement Schemes Related to Commercial Land Investments in Tanzania and Mozambique

Celine Salcedo-LaViña, Laura Notess

World Resources Institute, United States of America

01-04-Salcedo-LaViña-841_paper.pdf
01-04-Salcedo-LaViña-841_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-04: Towards Regional Cooperation on Land Governance in the Arab States
Session Chair: Franck Bousquet, World Bank, United States of America

Translation Arab,VC;

J B1-080 
 
ID: 1099 / 02-04: 1
Invited Paper

Moderator

Oumar Sylla

UN-Habitat, Kenya



ID: 1095 / 02-04: 4
Invited Paper

Challenges of Land Issues to Attract Investments in Kuwait

Hasan Ali Kamal

Municipal Council of Kuwait, Kuwait

02-04-Kamal-1095_ppt.pptx


ID: 1096 / 02-04: 5
Invited Paper

Land Systems to Promote Real Estate Investments

Sultan Alakraf

Dubai Land Department, United Arab Emirates



ID: 1135 / 02-04: 6
Invited Paper

A Strategic Vision for Regional Cooperation in the Arab Region

Georges Maarrawi

Ministry of Finance, Lebanon (Lebanese Republic)

02-04-Maarrawi-1135_paper.pdf
02-04-Maarrawi-1135_ppt.pptx


ID: 1097 / 02-04: 7
Invited Paper

Importance of Regional Cooperation to Promote Land Governance in the Arab World

Dalal Alnaggar

National Water Research Center (NWRC), Egypt

02-04-Alnaggar-1097_ppt.pptx


ID: 1100 / 02-04: 8
Invited Paper

Discussant

Willi Ernst Zimmermann

Consultant, Germany



ID: 1101 / 02-04: 9
Invited Paper

Conclusions and Next Steps

Wael Zakout

World Bank, United States of America

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm03-04: Expanding and Sustaining Land Registration
Session Chair: Jorge Espinoza, GIZ, Germany
J B1-080 
 
ID: 636 / 03-04: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: Mali, formal rights, land registry, titles data, urban sprawl

Land Policy and Urban Development in Mali: Coping with the Data Quality Challenge

Monique Bertrand1, Mamy Soumaré2, Samba Dembélé3

1Institute of Research for Development (French IRD), France; 2Université des Sciences Sociales et de Gestion de Bamako, Mali; 3Institut d'Economie Rurale, Mali

03-04-Bertrand-636_paper.pdf
03-04-Bertrand-636_ppt.pptx


ID: 233 / 03-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale
Keywords: land tenure - Haiti - cadaster -agricultural productivity - regional planning

Implementation challenges of land administration in rural areas of Haiti: from the elaboration of a pre-cadaster methodology to the land tenure reform

Michele Oriol1, Bruno Jacquet2, Anastasia Touati3

1Comité Inter Ministériel d'Aménagement du Territoire, Haiti; 2Inter American Development Bank; 3World Bank

03-04-Oriol-233_paper.pdf
03-04-Oriol-233_ppt.ppt


ID: 755 / 03-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: informality, inheritance, gender, displacement, registration

Role Constructive Notice Could Play to Formalize Property Rights in Kosovo

John Keefe, Merita Limani, Gent Salihu

Tetra Tech, United States of America

03-04-Keefe-755_paper.pdf
03-04-Keefe-755_ppt.pptx


ID: 376 / 03-04: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: property rights, secure tenure, land transactions, Haiti, community-based programs

Land Administration and Management in Haiti Program: Next Action Phase Delivering Scalable Community Level Solutions

Elizabeth Blake

Habitat for Humanity International (retired), United States of America

03-04-Blake-376_paper.pdf
03-04-Blake-376_ppt.pdf
 
4:00pm - 5:30pm04-04: Experiences with Implementing Land Readjustment
Session Chair: Robin Rajack, Inter-American Development Bank, United States of America
J B1-080 
 
ID: 337 / 04-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: land readjustment, governance, community, collaboration, legislation

Rethinking Land Readjustment from a Governance-Centered Perspective: The Case of A Land Readjustment Pilot in Tra Vinh, Vietnam

Mansha Chen, Hoa Thi Mong Pham

World Bank, United States of America

04-04-Chen-337_paper.pdf


ID: 373 / 04-04: 3
Individual Papers
Either of these formats
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: Land Readjustment, Value Capture, Market Legitimacy, Affordable Housing

Exploring the Potential of the Land Readjustment Approach in Allocating Land for Affordable Housing from the Market Legitimacy Perspective

Reshma Shrestha1,2, Jaap Zevenbergen1, Fahria Masum1, Mahesh Banskota2

1University of Twente, Netherlands, The; 2Kathmandu University, Nepal

04-04-Shrestha-373_paper.pdf
04-04-Shrestha-373_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
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 
 
ID: 238 / 05-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: urban planning, regulations and guidelines, land development, informal settlement, institutional analysis, Sub-Saharan Africa

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

Chyi-Yun Huang

World Bank, United States of America

05-04-Huang-238_paper.pdf
05-04-Huang-238_ppt.pdf


ID: 905 / 05-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: Urban Regeneration Governnace

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

05-04-Velasco-905_paper.pdf
05-04-Velasco-905_ppt.pdf


ID: 612 / 05-04: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: landuse clearance, development control

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

05-04-Sohag-612.doc


ID: 734 / 05-04: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale
Keywords: transparent e-planning, rural land use, combat illegal constructions, monitoring spatial plans

Transparency and effectiveness in Municipal Land Use

Marianna Posfai

NIRAS Finland OY

05-04-Posfai-734_paper.pdf
05-04-Posfai-734_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-04: Progress with VGGT Implementation
Session Chair: Fritz Jung, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany
J B1-080 
 
ID: 309 / 06-04: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: VGGT, land governance, policy process

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

06-04-Villarreal-309_paper.pdf
06-04-Villarreal-309_ppt.pptx


ID: 484 / 06-04: 2
Individual Papers
Either of these formats
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: multi-stakeholder platforms and processes; National Policy, Institutional frameworks; Capacity development

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

06-04-Dabrundashvili-484_paper.pdf
06-04-Dabrundashvili-484_ppt.pptx


ID: 385 / 06-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: REDD+, tenure, forest, Voluntary Guidelines

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

Amanda Bradley

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy

06-04-Bradley-385_paper.pdf


ID: 361 / 06-04: 7
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: VGGT, Governance, Multi-stakeholder, Gender

FAO Moving into a New Phase of VGGT Implementation

Andrew Hilton

FAO, Italy

06-04-Hilton-361_paper.pdf
06-04-Hilton-361_ppt.pptx
 
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 
 
ID: 853 / 07-04: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: human rights, land governance, monitoring compliance, responsible investment, transparency

Articulating a Rights-Based Argument for Land Contract Transparency

Jesse Coleman, Kaitlin Cordes

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America

07-04-Coleman-853_paper.pdf
07-04-Coleman-853_ppt.pptx


ID: 818 / 07-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: remote sensing, GIS, cambodia, concessions

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

07-04-Fella-818_paper.pdf
07-04-Fella-818_ppt.pptx


ID: 752 / 07-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Large-scale land acquisitions, land matrix, global land observatory, open source, data

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

07-04-Althoff-752.docx


ID: 328 / 07-04: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: concessions, transparency, open data, forests, spatial

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

07-04-Webb-328_paper.pdf
07-04-Webb-328_ppt.pptx
 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-04: Corridors and Agricultural Investment Zones for Africa?
Session Chair: Mandi Rukuni, LGAF Technical Advisory Group, Zimbabwe
J B1-080 
 
ID: 604 / 08-04: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Land acquisitions, investments, community benefit, Kenya, safeguards, compensation, valuation

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

08-04-Kibugi-604_paper.pdf
08-04-Kibugi-604_ppt.pptx


ID: 499 / 08-04: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Sustainable agriculture, Empowerment, SDGs, Gender, Poverty

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

08-04-Smith-499_paper.pdf
08-04-Smith-499_ppt.pptx


ID: 573 / 08-04: 6
Individual Papers
Either of these formats
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: Land status, agricultural concession, land code, agricultural law, Mont-Ngafula, Kinshasa

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

08-04-Mabu-573_paper.pdf
08-04-Mabu-573_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am09-04: Protecting Land and Associated Natural Resources
Session Chair: Virgilio delos Reyes, Stanford Law School, United States of America
J B1-080 
 
ID: 631 / 09-04: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Mangroves, governance, tenure, institutions, management

Mangrove Governance and Tenure: Insights for Policy and Practice from Selected Sites in Indonesia, Tanzania and a Global Review

Esther Mwangi1, Mani Ram Banjade2, Baruani Mshale1, Tuti Herawati2, Nining Liswanti2, Steven Lawry2

1Center for International Forestry Research, Kenya; 2Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia

09-04-Mwangi-631_paper.pdf
09-04-Mwangi-631_ppt.pptx


ID: 597 / 09-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Governance, Land-Water Interface, Customary Practices, Rights, and Resilience

Governance of the Land-Water Interface in Southeast Asia: A Policy Reform Agenda for 21st Century Challenges

Shivakumar Srinivas1, Malcolm Childress2, SiuSue Mark3

1Independent researcher specializing on land and social development issues in Southeast Asia; 2Co-Executive Director of Land Alliance.; 3Ph D Scholar at the International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, The Netherlands.

09-04-Srinivas-597_paper.pdf
09-04-Srinivas-597_ppt.pptx


ID: 873 / 09-04: 4
Individual Papers
Poster Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Cultivated land Pressure • Regional characters • Cultivated land pressure index •Theil index

Understanding the change of regional cultivated land pressure in China: 2000-2012

Lu Zhang1, Shukui Tan2, bo xia3

1huazhong university of science and tecnhongy; 2huazhong university of science and tecnhongy; 3Queensland University of Technology

09-04-Zhang-873.doc


ID: 886 / 09-04: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: forest tenure reform, forestland transfer; tenure integrity, tenure security

Tenure Integrity, Security and Forestland Transfer: Evidence from Jiangxi Province, China

Yuepeng Zhou1, Dengyan Ji2, Xiaoping Shi1, Xianlei Ma1, Satish Chand3

1Nanjing Agricultural University, Jiangsu, China; 2Gannan Normal University, Jiangxi, China; 3The University of New South Wales, UNSW Canberra, Australia

09-04-Zhou-886_paper.pdf
09-04-Zhou-886_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-04: Key Achievements in the ECA Region and the Road Forward
Session Chair: Fadia Saadah, The World Bank, United States of America

translation Russian,

J B1-080 
 
ID: 1146 / 10-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale

Unification of Cadastre and Registry

Konstantin Koltoniuk

Rosreestr, Russian Federation

10-04-Koltoniuk-1146_ppt.pptx


ID: 1116 / 10-04: 4
Invited Paper

Geospatial Governance

Jelena Matic Varenica

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia

10-04-Matic Varenica-1116_ppt.pptx


ID: 1117 / 10-04: 5
Invited Paper

Establishing a National Spatial Data Infrastructure

Murat Meha

Kosovo Cadastre Agency, Kosovo

10-04-Meha-1117_paper.pdf
10-04-Meha-1117_ppt.pptx


ID: 1118 / 10-04: 6
Invited Paper

3D Land and Urban Systems

Kari Tuukkanen

Sito Oy, Finland

10-04-Tuukkanen-1118_ppt.pptx


ID: 1119 / 10-04: 7
Invited Paper

Blockchain and Land Rights

Mats Snäll

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

10-04-Snäll-1119_paper.docx
10-04-Snäll-1119_ppt.pptx


ID: 1120 / 10-04: 8
Invited Paper

Blockchain: Feasible or Not?

Jacob Vos

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

10-04-Vos-1120_ppt.ppt


ID: 1137 / 10-04: 9
Invited Paper

Use of GIS in Mass Valuation

Dzmitry Rytvinski

National Cadastral Agency, Belarus

 
1:00pm - 2:30pm11-04: Roundtable on Gender and Community Rights
Session Chair: Margaret Rugadya, Ford Foundation, Kenya
J B1-080 
 
ID: 1015 / 11-04: 1
Invited Paper

Setting the scene

Renee Giovarelli, Elisa Scalise

Resource Equity, United States of America



ID: 1016 / 11-04: 2
Invited Paper

Reflections based on Nambia experience

Hirut Girma

Landesa, United States of America

11-04-Girma-1016_paper.pdf


ID: 1017 / 11-04: 3
Invited Paper

Reflections based on Ghana experience

Eric Yeboah

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology



ID: 1019 / 11-04: 5
Invited Paper

Reflections on Gender Issues in Forest Tenure

Anne Larson

CIFOR, Peru

 
2:45pm - 4:15pm12-04: Formalizing Customary Land
Session Chair: Margaret Rugadya, Ford Foundation, Kenya
J B1-080 
 
ID: 524 / 12-04: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Northern Uganda, Acholi, communal land

Piloting the Protection of Customary Land Rights in Acholiland: A Research Project of the Joint Acholi Sub-regional Leaders’ Forum (JASLF) and Trόcaire

Ronald R. Atkinson1, James O. Latigo2, Emmet Bergin3

1University of South Carolina, United States of America; 2Joint Acholi Sub-region Leaders' Forum; 3Trócaire

12-04-Atkinson-524_paper.pdf
12-04-Atkinson-524_ppt.pptx


ID: 512 / 12-04: 3
Individual Papers
Either of these formats
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: land governance, customary land secretariat

Assessment Of Impacts Of Pilot Interventions In Customary Land Administration. Evidence From The Ghana Land Administration Project

Sarah Antwi-Boasiako

Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana

12-04-Antwi-Boasiako-512_paper.pdf
12-04-Antwi-Boasiako-512_ppt.pptx


ID: 291 / 12-04: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Traditional, Resilient, Sustainable, Customary, Community

Securing Family And Community Land Rights For Equity And Sustainability Through Resilient Traditional Land Management Institutions

Judy Adoko1, Liz Neate2

1Land and Equity Movement in Uganda - LEMU, Uganda; 2Land and Equity Movement in Uganda - LEMU, United Kingdom

12-04-Adoko-291_paper.pdf
12-04-Adoko-291_ppt.ppt


ID: 1012 / 12-04: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies

Customary Leaders Mapping Parcels in Mauritania and Senegal

Mamadou Baro

University of Arizona, United States of America



ID: 562 / 12-04: 6
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience

Reconciling Customary and Statutory Resource Rights for Land-Use Planning in Zambia

Matthew Sommerville1, Simon Norfolk2, Terence Mothers3, Moses Phiri4, Bwalya Chuba5

1USAID Tenure and Global Climate Change Project, Zambia; 2Terra Firma Ltd.; 3Terra Firma Ltd.; 4Petauke District Land Alliance; 5USAID Tenure and Global Climate Change Project, Zambia

12-04-Sommerville-562_paper.pdf
12-04-Sommerville-562_ppt.pptx


ID: 1053 / 12-04: 7
Invited Paper

Why Traditional Chiefs Engage in Land Administration and Experiences so far

Victoria Kalondwe

Her Royal Highness Chieftainess Mkanda, Zambia

 

 
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