Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 9-100
Date: Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am01-12: Connecting Land Data Systems for Tenure Security
Session Chair: Stefano Ghielmetti, Trimble, United States of America
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The Ghana Enterprise Land Information System (GELIS) as a Component of National Geospatial Policy

Graham C Deane1, Robert M Owen1, Benjamin Quaye2

1Airbus Defence and Space, United Kingdom; 2Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources - Land Administration Project

01-12-Deane-206_paper.pdf
01-12-Deane-206_ppt.pptx

The Cabo Verde Land Management Information and Transaction System (LMITS). Integrating Spatial and Alphanumeric Information on Land and Property, to Improve Access and Reliability and to Strengthen Transparency

Carlos Varela, Sonia Schofield

Millennium Challenge Account - Cabo Verde II, Cape Verde

01-12-Varela-490_paper.pdf
01-12-Varela-490_ppt.pptx

A Viable Approach to Establish Conclusive Land Title in India

Satyaprakash Timmiah Lakshmanappa1, Dr.Sultan Singh Sr. Scientist-SG2

1Govt of Haryana, India, India; 2Haryana Space Applications Centre (HARSAC)

01-12-Timmiah Lakshmanappa-715_paper.pdf
01-12-Timmiah Lakshmanappa-715_ppt.pdf
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-12: Realizing Land Administration Reforms
Session Chair: Jacob Zevenbergen, University of Twente, Netherlands, The
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Delivering Land Administration Services At Scale

Faiz Faiz-ul-Hassan, Iqbal Muhammad Zafar

Punjab Land Records Authority, Government of Punjab, Pakistan

02-12-Faiz-ul-Hassan-380_paper.pdf
02-12-Faiz-ul-Hassan-380_ppt.pptx

How to Implement a Broad Reform Agenda - The role of the Agency for Real Estate Cadastre in development of the property market in Republic of Macedonia

Tatjana Cenova-Mitrevska

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

02-12-Cenova-Mitrevska-411_paper.pdf
02-12-Cenova-Mitrevska-411_ppt.pptx

Better Land Management in Botswana Through an Integrated Electronic Land Information System

Niko Zorkin1, Thato Raphaka2, Kent Nilsson3, Moagi Basaakane4

1ENKON Information System, Canada; 2Ministry of Land Management, Water and Sanitation Services, Botswana; 3Lantmäteriet; 4Ministry of Land Management, Water and Sanitation Services, Botswana

02-12-Zorkin-451_paper.pdf
02-12-Zorkin-451_ppt.pptx

Scaling Up a Pilot Land Management Initiative in Uganda to a National Land Information System (NLIS)

Richard Oput1, Aurélie Milledrogues2, Patrick Stimpson2, Sergiy Lizenko3, Carol Roffer3, Christopher Burke2

1Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development (MLHUD), Uganda; 2Institut Géographique National-France International (IGN-FI); 3Innola Solutions, Inc.

02-12-Oput-671_paper.pdf
02-12-Oput-671_ppt.pptx
 
2:15pm - 3:45pm03-12: Making Land Rights Real
Session Chair: Everlyne Nairesiae Lingoine, GLII/GLTN - UN Habitat, Kenya
MC 9-100 
 

Land: The Hidden Assets in African Cities

Gora Mboup

Global Observatory linking Research to Action (GORA), United States of America

03-12-Mboup-740_paper.pdf
03-12-Mboup-740_ppt.pptx

Community-Led, Citywide Settlement Profiling And Upgrading As Evidence Based Approach To Land Governance: The Case Of Muntinlupa City, Philippines

Qhobela Cyprian Selebalo5, Louie Robert Posadas3, Villa Mae Libutaque4, Ruby Papeleras1, Lunalyn Cagan3, Danilo Antonio5, John Gitau5, Hellen Nyamweru Ndung'u5, Deanne Ayson2

1Homeless People’s Federation Philippines, Inc.; 2Philippine Action for Community-led Shelter Initiatives, Inc.; 3Technical Assistance Movement for People and Environment, Inc.; 4LinkBuild, Inc.; 5UN-Habitat/GLTN

03-12-Selebalo-460_paper.pdf
03-12-Selebalo-460_ppt.pptx

Making the Community Land Bill Effective: The Case of Mashimoni Settlement in Nairobi County and Kwa Bulo Settlement in Mombasa County of Kenya

Danson Maina1, Rebecca Ochong2, Danilo Antonio1, Steve Ouma2

1Pamoja Trust, Kenya; 2UN-Habitat/GLTN

03-12-Maina-587_paper.pdf

The Role Of Gender In Securing Land Rights For Equity, Sustainability, And Resilience

Nangobi Joyce RoseMary1, Pamela Ransom2

1Slum Women's Initiative for Development (SWID), Uganda; 2Metropolitan College New York City

03-12-Joyce RoseMary-492_paper.pdf
03-12-Joyce RoseMary-492_ppt.ppt

Securing Land Rights within the Continuum of Land Rights Approach: Evidence from the Poor Urban Communities in Kenya and Uganda

Danilo Antonio1, Julius Okello2, Nelson Marongwe1, Hellen Nyamweru1

1UN-Habitat; 2African Institute for Strategic Research Governance and Development

03-12-Antonio-470_paper.pdf
03-12-Antonio-470_ppt.ppt
 
4:00pm - 5:30pm04-12: Policies for Urban Regularization
Session Chair: Manohar Velpuri, FIG, Denmark
MC 9-100 
 

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

04-12-Alterman-836_ppt.pptx

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

04-12-Paz Quesada-824_paper.pdf
04-12-Paz Quesada-824_ppt.pptx

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

Victor Endo1, Luis Triveno2, Abel Alarco3

1Land Alliance; 2World Bank; 3NG Quality

04-12-Endo-901_paper.pdf
04-12-Endo-901_ppt.pptx

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

04-12-Swazuri-725_paper.pdf
04-12-Swazuri-725_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
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

05-12-Braeckman-958_paper.pdf
05-12-Braeckman-958_ppt.pptx

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

Satish Chand

University of New South Wales, Australia

05-12-Chand-975_paper.pdf
05-12-Chand-975_ppt.pptx

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

05-12-Thomas-553_paper.pdf
05-12-Thomas-553_ppt.pptx

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

05-12-Busch-522_paper.pdf
05-12-Busch-522_ppt.pptx
 
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

06-12-Degife-981_paper.pdf
06-12-Degife-981_ppt.pptx

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

06-12-Keo-279_paper.pdf
06-12-Keo-279_ppt.pptx

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

06-12-Lumumba-712_paper.pdf
06-12-Lumumba-712_ppt.pptx

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

06-12-Midjeou Beranger-675_paper.pdf
 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-12: Valuing and Compensating Farm Land and Commons
Session Chair: Leon Verstappen, University of Groningen, Netherlands, The
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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

07-12-Yin-254_paper.pdf
07-12-Yin-254_ppt.pptx

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

07-12-Saffa-412_ppt.pptx

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

07-12-Wang-281.pdf

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

07-12-Patil-707_paper.pdf
07-12-Patil-707_ppt.pptx
 
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

08-12-Mulhall-319_paper.pdf
08-12-Mulhall-319_ppt.pptx

Eminent Domain in Finland

Markku Markkula

National Land Survey of Finland, Finland

08-12-Markkula-214_paper.pdf
08-12-Markkula-214_ppt.pptx

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

08-12-Read-761_paper.pdf
08-12-Read-761_ppt.pptx

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

08-12-Wanyonyi-306_paper.pdf
08-12-Wanyonyi-306_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am09-12: Impact of Land-related Regulations
Session Chair: Mondonga Mokoli, Strayer University and Montgomery College, United States of America
MC 9-100 
 

The Impact of Initial Security of Tenure on Smallholder Farmers’ Household Income and Food Security: A Case Study of the Chiradzulu District in Malawi

Kefasi Kamoyo1, Solomon Mkumbwa2, Harold Liversage3, Rex Baluwa1

1Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Malawi; 2Land and Global Land Tool Network- UN Habitat, Kenya; 3International Fund for Agricultural Development, Italy

09-12-Kamoyo-694_paper.pdf
09-12-Kamoyo-694_ppt.ppt

Putting Land Rights into Value

Andreas Lange

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany

09-12-Lange-639_paper.pdf
09-12-Lange-639_ppt.pptx

Land And Poverty Alleviation

Amit Bhola

Shri Balaji Agrotech Pvt Ltd, India

09-12-Bhola-977_paper.pdf
09-12-Bhola-977_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-12: Governance of Real Estate
Session Chair: Arvo Kokkonen, National Land Survey of Finland, Finland
MC 9-100 
 

Property Based Information Systems of Turkey

Mehmet Fatih Diri

General Directorate of Land Registy and Cadastre, Turkey

10-12-Diri-343_ppt.pptx

REGIA: creating new context for better governance

Aidas Petrosius, Kestutis Sabaliauskas, Arvydas Bagdonavičius

State Enterprise Centre of Registers, Lithuania

10-12-Petrosius-422_paper.pdf
10-12-Petrosius-422_ppt.pptx

Formalizing Real Estate Markets Within Europe, Structural Reforms And Challenges

Chrysi Potsiou

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF SURVEYORS FIG

10-12-Potsiou-433_ppt.pptx

International Property Market Scorecard – A Tool for Data Collection

Sylvia Luchini1, William Endsley2, Anna Kompanek3

1The International Real Property Foundation, United States of America; 2World Citizen Consulting; 3Center for International Private Enterprise

10-12-Luchini-379_paper.pdf
10-12-Luchini-379_ppt.pdf
 
1:00pm - 2:30pm11-12: How Landuse & Building Regulations affect Property Markets
Session Chair: Luis Triveno, World Bank, United States of America
MC 9-100 
 

Evaluating the Equity and Efficiency Impacts of Land Use Regulations: Theoretical Framework and Empirical Approach

Eric Heikkila1, Robin Rajack2

1University of Southern California, United States of America; 2Inter-American Development Bank

11-12-Heikkila-845_paper.pdf
11-12-Heikkila-845_ppt.pptx

Effects of Land Misallocation on Capital Allocations in India

Gilles Duranton2, Ejaz Ghani1, Arti Grover1, William Kerr3

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; 3Harvard Business School

11-12-Duranton-202_paper.pdf
11-12-Duranton-202_ppt.pdf

Factor Missallocation, Firm Entry and Exit, and Productivity in Ukraine's Agricultural Sector

Klaus Deininger1, Denys Nizalov2, Mykola Ryzhenkov3, Sudhir Singh1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom; 3Kyiv School of Economics, Ukraine

11-12-Deininger-1148_ppt.pptx
 
2:45pm - 4:15pm12-12: Property Rights Aspects of "Vertical Expansion"
Session Chair: Rohan Bennett, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
MC 9-100 
 

Apartment owners associations

Leon Verstappen, Noortje Vegter, Fokke Jan Vonck

University of Groningen, Netherlands, The

12-12-Verstappen-390_paper.pdf
12-12-Verstappen-390_ppt.ppt

Land Ownership in Nigeria: Towards a Legal Framework for Condominium

Awwal Magashi

Adam Smith International, Nigeria

12-12-Magashi-830_paper.pdf
12-12-Magashi-830_ppt.ppt

The World Is Not a Pizza - How Single-Photon LiDAR Shows the World in 3D – Affordably and Reliably

Ronald Roth

Leica Geosystems, United States of America

12-12-Roth-965_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Friday, 24/Mar/2017
9:00am - 10:30am13-07: Land & Forest Tenure Reform for Policymakers & Practitioners

For more information or signing up, please contact a.larson@cgiar.org

MC 9-100 
 

Land And Forest Tenure Reform Implementation And Tenure Security: An Orientation for Policy Makers And Practitioners

Anne Larson, Esther Mwangi, Mani Banjade

Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia

13-07-Larson-1000_paper.pdf
13-07-Larson-1000_ppt.pptx
 
11:00am - 12:30pm14-07: Towards Sustainable Pastoralism: The FAO VGGT Guide 6

For more information or signing up, please contact f.flintan@cgiar.org

MC 9-100 
 

Towards Sustainable Pastoralism Through Improving Governance of Pastoral Lands: Implementation of the FAO VGGT Governance of Techncial Guide No. 6

Vivian Onyango1, Gregorio VelascoGil1, Fiona Flintan2, Jonathan Davies3

1Pastoralist Knowledge Hub (PKH), FAO,; 2International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI); 3World Initiative for Sustainable Pastoralism (WISP)/International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

14-07-Onyango-667_paper.pdf
14-07-Onyango-667_ppt.pptx
 
12:30pm - 1:30pmILC: International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists

Contact ILC Rangelands Initiative: Fiona Flinton: rangelandsinitiativeglobal.ilc@gmail.com

MC 9-100 
1:30pm - 3:00pm15-07: Forest Governance Market and Climate Program

For more information or signing up, please contact francesca.marzatico@gmail.com

MC 9-100 
 

Forest Governance Market and Climate Programme (FGMC)

Francesca Marzatico02, Hugh Speechly01, Sandra Thiam03, Art Blundell04

1Palladium; 2Palladium; 3European Forest Institute; 4Forest Trends

15-07-Marzatico-1006_paper.pdf
15-07-Marzatico-1006_ppt.pptx