Conference Agenda

Session
03-10: Reducing the Risks of Agribusiness Investment
Time:
Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017:
2:15pm - 3:45pm

Session Chair: Marc Levy, Earth Institute, Columbia University, United States of America
Location: MC 7-100

Presentations
ID: 592 / 03-10: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction

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

03-10-Nnoko Mewanu-592_paper.pdf
03-10-Nnoko Mewanu-592_ppt.pptx


ID: 228 / 03-10: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Large-scale land acquisitions; investments, VGGT, safeguards, Uganda

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

Tobias Vorlaufer1, Felix Schilling2, Michael Kirk1, Christian Graefen2

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

03-10-Vorlaufer-228_paper.pdf
03-10-Vorlaufer-228_ppt.pdf


ID: 431 / 03-10: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Communities, consent, consultation, contracts, negotiations

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

03-10-Szoke-Burke-431_paper.pdf
03-10-Szoke-Burke-431_ppt.pptx


ID: 164 / 03-10: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: conflict, disputes, risk, investment, agribusiness

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

Karol Boudreaux1, Darryl Vhugen1,2, Nicole Walter1

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

03-10-Boudreaux-164_ppt.pptx