Conference Agenda

14-12: Land Contracts: Tools & Strategies for Greater Transparency
Friday, 24/Mar/2017:
11:00am - 12:30pm

Location: MC 6-860

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ID: 997 / 14-12: 1
MasterClass - learning day events

Land Contracts: Tools and Strategies for Greater Transparency and More Responsible Investments

Jesse Coleman1, Kaitlin Cordes1, Sam Szoke-Burke1, Carin Smaller2, Mohamed Coulibaly2, Francine Picard2, William Speller2

1Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America; 2International Institute for Sustainable Development, Canada

Jesse Coleman is a Legal Researcher at the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, where she focuses on sustainable investment in land and agriculture, international investment law and policy, and the nexus between human rights and investment. Jesse earned an LL.B. (Law) and B.A in Political Science from Trinity College Dublin, and an LL.M. (International Law) from the University of Cambridge.

Mohamed Coulibaly works for the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) as Law and Agriculture Advisor. His works focus on legal and policy counseling of governments in developing countries who solicit the assistance of IISD on a range of issues relating to investment in Agriculture.