Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Monday, 20/Mar/2017
8:30am
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9:30am
00-01: Using Spatial Data for Land Administration
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Mandi Rukuni, LGAF Technical Advisory Group, Zimbabwe

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Using spatial data to assess the impact of land registration in Benin

David Daniel Koffi Tossou1, Klaus Deininger2, Ran Goldblatt3, Daniel Ayalew Ali2

1: Bureau Etudes ATLAS GIS, Benin; 2: World Bank, United States of America; 3: UC San Diego, United States of America



Using High-resolution Imagery to Improve Land Records in Indian States: Opportunities and Challenges

Shankar Nelamangala

DigitalGlobe, India



Does inclusion of large farms lead to a revision of the farm size-productivity relationship: Evidence from Ethiopia

Sinafikeh Gemessa1, Daniel Ayalew Ali2, Klaus Deininger2

1: ‎University of Minnesota, United States of America; 2: World Bank, United States of America



Quantifying Extent and Impact of Large Scale Land Transfers: Evidence from Malawi’s Estate Sector

Fang Xia1, Klaus Deininger2

1: University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China, People's Republic of; 2: The World Bank, USA



Assessing Urban Land Use in Ho Chi Minh City

Ran Goldblatt1, Kiwako Sakamoto2, Klaus Deininger2

1: UC San Diego, United States of America; 2: The World Bank, United States of America

9:30am
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10:45am
00-02: Acquiring and using Land Data in Innovative Ways
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Trevor Monroe, The World Bank, United States of America

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Using Drones for Mapping Zanzibar

Edward Anderson

World Bank group, Tanzania



Using Drones for Tenure Regularization and Urban Upgrading

Mamadou Baro1, Birhane Wane2

1: University of Arizona, United States of America; 2: Ministry of Housing, Urban Development, and Land-Use Management, Mauritania



The Sensors are Here! A High-Resolution Application on Understanding Individual Travel Patterns in African Cities

Nancy Lozano Gracia

World Bank, United States of America



Combining Taxi GPS Data and Open-Source Software for Evidence-Based Traffic Management and Planning

Holly Krambeck

The World Bank, United States of America



Using Remotely Sensed Land Use Data to Improve Public Sector Governance: The Example of Road Investments

Kai Kaiser

The World Bank, United States of America

10:45am
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11:15am
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
11:15am
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12:30pm
00-03: Land Governance Monitoring and Impact Assessment
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Issa Faye, African Development Bank, Tunisia

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Process and Content of Ukraine's Land Governance Monitoring and Its Relevance for Land Policy Reform

Maksym Martynyuk1, Denys Nizalov2, Denis Bashlyk3

1: Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, Ukraine; 2: University of Kent, United Kingdom; 3: Stategeocadastre, Ukraine



Moving towards real-time land governance monitoring in a decentralized setting: Rwanda's experience

Nishimwe Marie Grace1, Thierry Ngoga2, Solomon Kyewalabye3

1: Rwanda Natural Resources Authority, Rwanda; 2: LGAF, United Kingdom; 3: Consultant, Uganda



Using Satellite imagery to improve revenue collection in Kigali

Daniel Ayalew Ali

World Bank, United States of America

12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
1:30pm
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2:45pm
00-04: How Can Climate Investments Support Sustainable Land Use?
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Ian Munro Gray, The World Bank, United States of America

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The Economic Importance of Forests

Artur Cardoso de Lacerda

IADB, United States of America



Working Towards Secure Land Rights and Shared Value

Justine Sylvester

Village Focus International, Lao People's Democratic Republic



Enabling Indigenous People’s Engagment

Madhavi Pillai

The World Bank, United States of America



Forest-dependent Businesses Contribution to Forest Conservation

Rod Taylor

WRI, United States of America

1:30pm
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4:00pm
Review White Paper Operational Domain Standards for Land Administration
Location: MC 13-121

By invitation only - please contact Chrit.Lemmen@kadaster.nl

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Overview White Paper Review Process

Cornelis de Zeeuw

Kadaster, Netherlands, The



Introduction White Paper on standardization and LADM

Christiaan Lemmen

Kadaster, Netherlands, The

2:45pm
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4:00pm
00-05: Strengthening Rights for Indigenous Peoples
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Maninder Gill, World Bank, United States of America

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Introductory Remarks

Maninder Gill

World Bank, United States of America



Strengthening Indigenous PeoplesParticipation in Peru using the DGM Approach

Stamatis Kotouzas

World Bank Group, United States of America



Presentation of Inspection Panel Case

Gonzalo Castro de la Mata

The World Bank, United States of America



Discussant

Anna Autio

The World Bank, United States of America



Closing Remarks

Luis Felipe Duchicela

World Bank, United States of America

3:00pm
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4:00pm
Consultation with Universities on opportunities to support the Network of Excellence on Land Governance in Africa (NELGA)
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Marc Nolting, Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ, Ethiopia

By invitation only - For more information please contact Luisa Prior (luisa.prior@giz.de).

3:30pm
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4:30pm
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
4:30pm
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6:00pm
00-11: Opening Session: Monitoring Land Use Change: From Pretty Pictures to Policy Action
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Karin Erika Kemper, The World Bank, United States of America

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The Power of Information: How Data on Changes in Forest Cover can Help Policy Makers, Civil Society, and the Private Sector

Matthew Hansen

University of Maryland, United States of America



Linking Land Use and Land Rights: How Brazil’s Environmental Registry Helps Advance Sustainable Land Management

Izabella Teixeira

Ministry of the Environment, Brazil



Harnessing Open Data to Drive Change: From Local Advocacy to Global Agreements

Andrew Steer

World Resources Institute, United States of America

4:35pm
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6:30pm
Overflow Room
Location: Overflow rooms: Preston Lounge; MC13-121; MC2-800; MC C2-131