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Session Overview
Date: Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017
8:30am
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10:00am
01-10: Socio-Economic Aspects of Land Admin. Service Delivery
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Christian Graefen, Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Germany
 

The Importance of Ostrom’s Design Principles: Youth Group Performance in Northern Ethiopia

Stein T. Holden, Mesfin Tilahun

Norwegian University of Life Science, Norway


Land policy and the youth ‘bulge’ in Ethiopia: How social and economic transformations are scrutinizing the status qou

Hosaena Ghebru, Alemayehu Seyoum Tafesse

International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America


Land Distribution in Northern Ethiopia From 1998 to 2016:Gender-disaggregated, Spatial and Intertemporal Variation

Mesfin Tilahun Gelaye1,2, Stein T. Holden1

1: School of Economics and Business/Centre for Land Tenure Studies, Norwegian University of Life; 2: Mekelle University, Department of Economics


Land As Matrimonial Property In Kenya: Demystifying The Concept Of Contribution To Acquisition Of Land As Matrimonial Property

Mitchelle Oyuga, Nancy Ikinu

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

10:30am
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12:00pm
02-10: Contribution of Knowledge-Action Networks
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Peter Messerli, University of Bern, Switzerland
 

Establishing a Science-policy Interface for Sustainable Land Systems – an Initiative of Future Earth’s Global Land Programme (GLP)

Ariane de Bremond1,2, Isabelle Providoli1,2, Albrecht Ehrensperger1,2, Peter Messerli1,2

1: University of Bern, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE); 2: Global Land Programme


Future Earth and the Science-Policy Nexus: Co-designing a solutions-oriented science for global sustainable development

Sandrine Paillard, Jon Padgham

Future Earth


Rethinking the science-policy nexus in the land sector – Promoting People Centered Land Governance and Monitoring

Ward Anseeuw1,2, Michael Taylor2

1: CIRAD, France; 2: Iternational Land Coalition, Italy

2:15pm
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3:45pm
03-10: Reducing the Risks of Agribusiness Investment
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Marc Levy, Earth Institute, Columbia University, United States of America
 

Advocating for Safeguards in Governing Land for Investment: Ethiopia, Mozambique, Uganda, and Malawi

Juliana Nnoko Mewanu, Maria Burnett, Felix Horne, Katharina Rall, Nisha Varia, Janet Walsh

Human Rights Watch


Responsible Large-Scale Land Investments in Uganda: Current Application and Potential Scope of International Safeguards

Tobias Vorlaufer1, Felix Schilling2, Michael Kirk1, Christian Graefen2

1: University of Marburg, Germany; 2: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)


Mechanisms for Consultation and Free, Prior and Informed Consent in the Negotiation of Land Contracts

Sam Szoke-Burke, Kaitlin Cordes

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America


Pre-existing Community Land Disputes In Private Sector Investments and Development Interventions

Karol Boudreaux1, Darryl Vhugen1,2, Nicole Walter1

1: The Cloudburst Group, United States of America; 2: Independent Consultant

4:00pm
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5:30pm
04-10: Land Policy Developments in Africa
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Moses Kibirige, World Bank, Uganda
 

Towards an efficient and effective Land Administration System: The case of Ghana’s legislative Reform; Lessons and Challenges

Kofi Abakah Blankson

MINISTRY OF LANDS AND NATURAL RESOURCES, Ghana


The South African Land Observatory – The Establishment of a Multi-stakeholder Platform for Multi-level Evidence-based Decision-making on Land in South Africa

Thinah Moyo1, Ward Anseeuw2

1: University of Pretoria, South Africa; 2: International Land Coalition


Using LGAF as a basis for land policy dialogue and monitoring progress

Zerfu Hailu Gebrewold

NIRAS/LGAF Ethiopia Country Coordinator, Ethiopia


Delivering Land Administration Service At Scale Through Major Land Reforms- Malawi`s Experience

Devie Chilonga, Ivy Julie Luhanga, Kwame Ngwira, Charles Msosa

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development

Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
8:30am
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10:00am
05-10: Development Partners Support to Tenure Security
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Suzuka Sugawara-Sato, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan
 

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

1: UN-Habitat, Kenya; 2: University 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

10:30am
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12:00pm
06-10: Agribusiness Investment, Land Tenure, and Land Use
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: David Bledsoe, Resource equity, United States of America
 

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

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


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

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

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


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

Rikke Brandt Broegaard1, Thoumthone Vongvisouk1,2, Ole Mertz1

1: Dept of Geoscience, University of Copenhagen, Denmark; 2: Faculty 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

2:15pm
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3:45pm
07-10: Assessing Impact of Land Reform Interventions
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Jennifer Lisher, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
 

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

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


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

Vijesh Krishna1, Christoph Kubitza1, Unai Pascual2, Matin Qaim1

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

4:00pm
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5:30pm
08-10: Property Rights and Operation of Factor Markets
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Fernando Pedro Mendez Gonzalez, COLEGIO DE REGISTRADORES DE ESPAÑA, Spain
 

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

Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
8:30am
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10:00am
09-10: Addressing Land Tenure in Irrigation Schemes in West Africa
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Caroline Plançon, world bank, United States of America
 

Building Resilience By Strengthening Women's Land Rights In The Senegal River Valley

Mamadou Baro, Abdoulaye Diagana

University of Arizona, United States of America


Securing land rights in irrigated scheme in Mali. Cas study of Sélingué.

Adamczewski Amandine

CIRAD, France / University of Gaston Berger, Sénégal


Inclusive land and water governance: Experiences from Mauritania and Senegal

Steven Raoul Filip Jonckheere, Harold Liversage

IFAD, Italy


Ideologies, Development Models and Irrigated Land Tenure: The Bagré Irrigation Project in Burkina Faso

Jean-Philippe Venot1, William's Daré2, Etienne Kaboré3, Francoise Gérard2, Abdoulaye Tapsoba2, Donatien Idani4, Simone Carboni5

1: IRD, URA, Wageningen University; 2: CIRAD; 3: Bagrépôle; 4: Agence de l'Eau du Nakambé; 5: INSUCO

10:30am
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12:00pm
10-10: Expanding and Sustaining Land Registration
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Elena Busch, Statens kartverk - Norwegian Mapping Authority, Norway
 

After 10 Years of Land Reform in Madagascar: Is the Process of Land Certification Massive and Inclusive?

Heriniaina Rakotomalala1, Perrine Burnod2, Camille Saint-Macary3, Flore Gubert3

1: Madagascar Land Observatory, Madagascar; 2: CIRAD, UMR Tetis; 3: IRD, UMR Dial


Is Land Tenure "Secure Enough" in Rural Rwanda?

Michael Brown, Ailey Hughes

Chemonics International, United States of America


Land Registration Reform in Georgia

Elene Grigolia, Papuna Ugrekhelidze

National Agency of Public Registry, Georgia


The Missing Link: Successes And Lessons Learned From An Integrated Approach To Land Tenure Registration In Burundi.

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

ZOA, Netherlands, The

1:00pm
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2:30pm
11-10: Scaling Good Practice on Land Administration Delivery
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Michele Oriol, Comité Inter Ministériel d'Aménagement du Territoire, Haiti
 

Tracking Impacts of Tajikistan Land Reform Across Multiple Projects, Donors and Districts from 2006-2016 Using a Common Core of Survey Questions and Field Methods

Eric Abbott1, Nandita Jain2

1: Iowa State University, United States of America; 2: The World Bank, Washington D.C.


Delivering Land Administration Services at Scale

Tsepang Tlali, Matsireletso Lepheana, Mahashe Chaka

Land Administration Authority, Lesotho


The Case for Participatory Fit For Purpose Massive Land Registration as a means for a Sustainable Cadaster in Mozambique

Marisa Balas1, Joao Carrilho2, Simao Pedro Joaquim2, Jose Murta1, Christiaan Lemmen3, Lazaro Matlava2, Mario Ruy Marques4

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


La problématique foncière en Haïti : Comment le Recensement Général Agricole de 2010 questionne les politiques publiques

Klaas Geert van Vliet1, Sandrine Freguin-Gresh1, Thierry Giordano2, Jacques Marzin1, Gaël Pressoir3

1: CIRAD, France; 2: FAO; 3: Chibas Foundation / Quiskeya University, Port-au-Prince

2:45pm
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4:15pm
12-10: Experiences of Large Scale Land Acquisition
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Issa Faye, African Development Bank, Tunisia
 

The Impact of Large Scale Foreign Land Acquisitions on Rural Households: Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence From Tanzania

Emma Aisbett1, Giulia Barbanente1,2

1: University of Hamburg; 2: Erasmus University Rotterdam


The Implications of Infrastructure Investments on Land and Livelihoods

Felicity Buckle, Bernice Sam

DAI, United Kingdom


Are Rural Areas Taking Advantage of Proximity to Cities?

Julio Antonio Berdegué Sacristán, Juan Manuel Soto Diaz, Milena Vargas

RIMISP-LATIN AMERICAN CENTER FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT, Chile


Review of Land Tenure Systems to Support the Creation of an Enabling Environment for Agricultural Transformation in Africa.

Rose Mwebaza

African Development Bank, Côte d'Ivoire

Date: Friday, 24/Mar/2017
9:00am
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10:30am
13-05: Screening Prospective Investors
Location: MC 7-100

For more information or signing up, please contact aokumura@worldbankgroup.org

 

Screening Prospective Investors

William Speller1, Hafiz Mirza1, Asuka Okumura2, Paul Gardner Yvelin De Beville2, Duncan Pringle2, Chris Brett2

1: UNCTAD, Switzerland; 2: World Bank, USA

11:00am
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12:30pm
14-05: Responsible Governance of Tenure: Technical Guide
Location: MC 7-100

For more information or signing up, please contact vhugen@msn.com

1:30pm
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3:00pm
15-05: Gender and Responsible Agricultural Investment in Africa
Location: MC 7-100

For more information or signing up, please contact Ewakesho@oxfam.org.uk

 

Gender and Responsible Large Scale Land Based Investment in Agriculture in Africa: A Gendered Guide on Meaningful Community Engagement

Eileen Wakesho Mwagae1, Francine Picard2

1: Oxfam Pan Africa Programme; 2: International Institute for Sustainable Development


 
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