Conference Agenda

Session Overview
10-09: Analyzing Land Policy Making in Africa
Thursday, 23/Mar/2017:
10:30am - 12:00pm

Session Chair: Yamungu Kayandabila, Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Development, Tanzania
Location: MC 6-100

ID: 169 / 10-09: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale
Keywords: decentralization, land administration, Mozambique, fragmentation, concentration

Scope for Decentralization of Land Administration in Africa: Evidence from Local Administrative Data in Mozambique

Raul Pitoro

Michigan State University, United States of America


ID: 815 / 10-09: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Data, GIS, SDI, policy, planning

The Challenges of Using Spatial and Demographic Data for Development in Nigeria

Olivia Kolbe-Booysen

Adam Smith International, Nigeria


ID: 793 / 10-09: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: land, transparency, governance, plan, ethiopia

A Programme for Improving Land Governance Transparency in Ethiopia

Christopher Tanner1, Tigistu Gebremeskel Abza2

1MOKORO Ltd., United Kingdom; 2Rural Land Administration and Use Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture, Ethiopia


ID: 475 / 10-09: 6
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: Land governance, customary land tenure, traditional authorities, state-traditional relationship

The Ambiguous State-Traditional Relationship in Land Governance in Uganda and Malawi: Repercussions on Poverty Reduction?

Daniela Behr

University of Konstanz, Germany