Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Session
04-12: Policies for Urban Regularization
Time:
Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017:
4:00pm - 5:30pm

Session Chair: Manohar Velpuri, FIG, Denmark
Location: MC 9-100

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Presentations
ID: 836 / 04-12: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: illegal development; informal settlements; land tenure; non-compliance; planning law;

Between informal and illegal: Noncompliance with Planning and Building Laws

Rachelle Alterman1, Ines Calor2

1Neaman Institute, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel; 2Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal



ID: 824 / 04-12: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: property rights, informal occupation, land regularization, value of the land, trustfund

Honduras Experience with Land Regularization in Urban and Peri-Urban Areas

Alain Adalberto Paz Quesada1, Roman Alvarez1, Enrique Pantoja2

1Programa de Administración de Tierras de Honduras (PATH II), Honduras; 2The World Bank



ID: 901 / 04-12: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Land formalization, retrofitting, risk reduction

(Formalizing) Informal Housing: Addressing the Elephant in the Room

Victor Endo1, Luis Triveno2, Abel Alarco3

1Land Alliance; 2World Bank; 3NG Quality



ID: 725 / 04-12: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Squatters, Land grabbing, Vacant Lands, Urban Development, Rural Urban Migration

Invasion of vacant lands in the realm of urban development: a case study of the Kenya coast

Prof. Muhammad Swazuri, Mr. Geoffrey Nyamasege, Mr. Tom Chavangi, Ms Esterina Dokhe

National Land Commission, Kenya