Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 7-860
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-05: Lessons from Public-Private Partnerships in Land Administration
Session Chair: Virgilio delos Reyes, De La Salle University (Manila), Philippines
MC 7-860 
 

An Assessment of PPPs in Land Administration: Development of a Set of Pre-requisites for Effective PPP Implementation

John Meadows, Kate Fairlie, Daniel Paez, Tony Burns

Land Equity International, Australia

01-05-Meadows-264_paper.pdf
01-05-Meadows-264_ppt.pptx


Engaging the Private Sector: A Taxonomy of Real Problems Faced by Industry That Can Be Addressed by Improved Land Management Systems

Philip Edgar Auerswald1,2, Gitanjali Swamy2,3

1George Mason University, United States of America; 2Zilla Global LLC; 3Iotask LLC

01-05-Auerswald-946_paper.pdf
01-05-Auerswald-946_ppt.pptx


Contracting out services for land regularization. The new roles of the private sector in land administration

Victor Endo1, Luis Triveno2, Enrique Pantoja2

1Land Alliance, Peru; 2World Bank, USA

01-05-Endo-950_paper.pdf
01-05-Endo-950_ppt.pptx


Conceptual Design of a Private Investment Scorecard for Land Administration in Developing Countries

Daniel Paez1, Tony Burns2

1Universidad de los Andes, Colombia; 2Land Equity International

01-05-Paez-911_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-05: Resilient Housing for Resilient Cities
Session Chair: Anna Wellenstein, World Bank, United States of America
MC 7-860 
 

Resilient Housing for Resilient Cities

Theresa Williamson

Catalytic Communities, Brazil



Do Families Want to Invest in Making Their Homes More Resilient?

Julie Abrams

MicroBuild Fund and Impact Investing Analytics, United States of America



Can We Actually Retrofit Homes? Does It Make Economic and Social Sense?

Elizabeth Ann Hausler

Build Change, United States of America



How Can We Leverage Technology to Identify Housing Units that Need Retrofitting at a Low-cost?

Sarah Antos

World Bank, United States of America

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-05: Francophone Regional Panel: Bottom Up Land Administration
Session Chair: Sarah Hayes, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, France
MC 7-860 
 

The Challenges of Multi-Level and Multi-Stakeholder Land Tenure Projects - The case of Burundi - Abstract

Irutingabo Jean Pierre, David Betge, Andrew Lippett

ZOA INTERNATIONAL-BURUNDI, Burundi

03-05-Jean Pierre-228_paper.pdf
03-05-Jean Pierre-228_ppt.pptx


Contribution Of Pngt2-3 To the Generalization Of The Application Of Law 034-2009 / An On The Burkina Faso Rural Land Regime: Success - Insufficiency And Lessons Learned

Moussa Ouedraogo1, Issifou Ganou1, Suleymane Nassa2

1Observatoire National du Foncier au Burkina Fas; 2Deuxième Programme National de Gestion des Terroirs

03-05-Ouedraogo-227_paper.pdf
03-05-Ouedraogo-227_ppt.pdf


Côte d’Ivoire The Implementation Of The Rural Land Ownership Law

Jean-Philippe Lestang1, David Loue2, Gerard Paillat3, Franck-Yves Dabin1,3

1GEOFIT, France; 2Agence foncière rurale (AFOR).; 3CETIF

03-05-Lestang-818_paper.pdf
03-05-Lestang-818_ppt.pptx


Scaling-up Effective Land Administration in Urban DRC: A Case Study of a Pilot Project in Beni, North Kivu.

Lobo Ngumba Aime1, Serges Kakule Vutegha1, Gracien Ahadi Senzeru1, Kahindo Mwirima Nicole1, Kyle Hamilton1, Oumar Sylla2, Danilo Antonio2, Armand Ndilmbaye2, Christol Paluku2

1UN-Habitat/Global Land Tool Network; 2Université Chrétienne Bilingue du Congo (UCBC)

03-05-Aime-576_paper.pdf
03-05-Aime-576_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-05: Transforming Land Registration in Greece
Session Chair: Chrysi Potsiou, FIG, Greece
MC 7-860 
 

Drawing on Best Practice to Assess the Geomaturity of a Country’s NSDI Using a Recent Example of the Work Undertaken in Greece

Alkiviadis Lamprou2, Dr. Vanessa Lawrence CB1,4, Georgios Papakyriakopoulos1, John Schonegevel3

1The World Bank; 2Ministry of Environment and Energy, Government of Greece; 3New Frontiers Ltd; 4Location International

04-05-Lamprou-874_paper.pdf
04-05-Lamprou-874_ppt.pptx


A Model for Modernizing the Organization of Land Registration Systems

Georgios Papakyriakopoulos1, Dr. Vanessa Lawrence CB1,2, John Schonegevel3, Dr. Maria Zifou4, Alkiviadis Lamprou4

1The World Bank; 2Location International; 3New Frontiers Ltd; 4Ministry of Environment and Energy, Government of Greece

04-05-Papakyriakopoulos-878_paper.pdf
04-05-Papakyriakopoulos-878_ppt.pptx


Understanding Business Planning for the Modernisation of a Land Registration System

Avgerinos Avgerinou – Panagiotou1, Dr Maria Zifou2, Alkiviadis Lamprou2, Georgios Papakyriakopoulos1, Dr Vanessa Lawrence CB1,3, John Schonegevel4

1World Bank; 2Ministry of Environment and Energy, Government of Greece; 3Location International; 4New Frontiers Ltd

04-05-Avgerinou – Panagiotou-897_paper.pdf
04-05-Avgerinou – Panagiotou-897_ppt.pptx


Creating a Strategy for the Organisational Modernisation of a Land Registration System

Dr. Maria Zifou2, Alkiviadis Lamprou2, Georgios Papakyriakopoulos1, Avgerinos Avgerinou-Panagiotou1, Dr. Vanessa Lawrence CB1,3, John Schonegevel4

1The World Bank; 2Ministry of Environment and Energy, Government of Greece; 3Location International; 4New Frontiers Ltd

04-05-Zifou-886_paper.pdf
04-05-Zifou-886_ppt.pptx


Understanding The ‘People Issues’ Of Organisationally Modernising a Land Registration System

Dr Vanessa Lawrence CB1,3, Dr Maria Zifou2, Alkiviadis Lamprou2, Georgios Papakyriakopoulos3, Avgerinos Avgerinou – Panagiotou3, John Stokes4

1Location International; 2Ministry of Environment and Energy, Government of Greece; 3World Bank; 4New Frontiers Ltd

04-05-Lawrence CB-891_paper.pdf
04-05-Lawrence CB-891_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
10:30am - 12:00pm06-05: Improving Land Service Delivery in Africa II
Session Chair: Moses Kusiluka, Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlement Development, Tanzania
MC 7-860 
 

Zambia’s National Land Titling Programme- challenges and opportunities

Emmanuel Tembo1, Joseph Minango1, Matt Sommerville2

1Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Zambia; 2Tetratech

06-05-Tembo-153_paper.pdf


Implementation of the National Land Information System (NLIS) in Uganda: Strengthening Land Governance

Richard Oput1, Aurélie Milledrogues2, Christopher Burke2

1Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development (MLHUD), Republic of Uganda; 2IGN FI

06-05-Oput-282_paper.pdf
06-05-Oput-282_ppt.pptx


Implementation Strategy for Land Administration in Mozambique

Simão Joaquim1, José Almeirim Carvalho1, Mário Ruy Marques2, João Carrilho1, Marisa Balas3, Christiaan Lemmen4, Eva-Maria Unger4, Martien Tomberg4

1DINAT - National Directorate of Lands, Mozambique; 2Verde Azul/DINAT - National Directorate of Lands, Mozambique; 3EXI LDA, Mozambique; 4Kadaster, Netherlands, The

06-05-Joaquim-519_paper.pdf
06-05-Joaquim-519_ppt.pptx


Developing an Integrated Land Information Management System (ILMIS) for Tanzania

Barney Laseko1, Apollo Laizer2, Aurélie Milledrogues3, Carol Roffer4, Christopher Burke3

1Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), Republic of Tanzania; 2Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Development (MLHHSD), Republic of Tanzania; 3IGN FI; 4Innola Solutions

06-05-Laseko-285_paper.pdf
06-05-Laseko-285_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-05: Improving Land Service Delivery in Africa III
Session Chair: Bernis Byamukama, UK Department for International Development, Rwanda
MC 7-860 
 

Fit-for-Purpose User Rights Documentation: The case of private Mailo land in Uganda

Thorsten Huber1, Resty Namuli1, Daniel Kirumira1, Moses {PhD, RSU} Musinguzi2

1GIZ, Uganda; 2Makerere University, Uganda

07-05-Huber-724_paper.pdf
07-05-Huber-724_ppt.pptx


Incentives for Joint Land Titling: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Ludovica Cherchi1, Markus Goldstein1, James Habyarimana2, Joao Montalvao1, Michael O’Sullivan1, Christopher Udry3

1The World Bank; 2Georgetown University; 3Northwestern University

07-05-Cherchi-964_paper.pdf
07-05-Cherchi-964_ppt.pptx


Land Governance in an interconnected world - lessons from land Tenure Regularisation programme in Rwanda

Bernis Byamukama

UK Department for International Development, Rwanda

07-05-Byamukama-230_paper.pdf
07-05-Byamukama-230_ppt.pdf
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-05: Can Community - Investor Negotiations be Fair?
Session Chair: Rachael Knight, Namati, United States of America
MC 7-860 
 

Supporting Communities in Their Negotiations with Investors – A View from Sierra Leone

Sonkita Conteh1, Rachael Knight2, Kaitlin Cordes3, Sam Szoke-Burke3

1Namati, Sierra Leone; 2Namati; 3CCSI

08-05-Conteh-656_ppt.pptx


Can Power and Resource Asymmetries be Addressed in Community-Investor Negotiations?

Kaitlin Cordes1, Rachael Knight2, Sam Szoke-Burke1, Tehtena Mebratu-Tsegaye1, Marena Brinkhurst2, Netsanet Tesfay1

1Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America; 2Namati, United States of America

08-05-Cordes-390.docx


Considering Community-Investor Negotiations Through the Lens of Political Economy and Legal Empowerment

Lorenzo Cotula

IIED, United Kingdom



Community-Investor Interactions and Agreements – Reflections from the Private Sector Perspective

Kathryn Elizabeth Mathias

Illovo Sugar Africa Ltd, United Kingdom



What Role for Government When Communities Enter Voluntarily Into Agreements with Investors?

Gad Asorwoe Akwensivie

Ghana Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana

08-05-Akwensivie-1061_paper.pdf
 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-05: Land Governance and VGGT
Session Chair: Anna Locke, Overseas Development Institute, United Kingdom
MC 7-860 
 

Expropriation of Land Rights for Implementation of Mega Infrastructure Projects

Gert Michael Henningsen, Cecilie Ravn-Christensen, Kenneth Norre

LE34, Denmark

09-05-Henningsen-248_paper.pdf
09-05-Henningsen-248_ppt.pptx


Land Governance for Development in the CEE region: Framing of Land Fragmentation as part of the Sustainable Development Goals

Frank Van Holst1, Morten Hartvigsen2, Francisco Ónega López3

1Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl), Netherlands; 2FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia; 3University of Santiago de Compostela

09-05-Van Holst-962_paper.pdf
09-05-Van Holst-962_ppt.pptx


German Citizens Requesting Responsible Land Governance: Opportunities and Limitations of Citizens’ Initiatives in Germany – And Elsewhere

Babette Wehrmann

Independent Consultant, Germany

09-05-Wehrmann-541_paper.pdf
09-05-Wehrmann-541_ppt.pdf


Private Law and Agricultural Development: Preparing, Negotiating and Implementing an Agricultural Land Investment Contract that is Consistent with the VGGT and CFS-RAI Principles

Neale Bergman1, Anna Veneziano1, Frederique Mestre1, Margret Vidar2, Charles Forrest3

1UNIDROIT, Italy; 2FAO, Italy; 3IFAD, Italy

09-05-Bergman-931_paper.pdf
09-05-Bergman-931_ppt.pdf


Human Rights Based Monitoring of Land Governance

Jes Weigelt1, Alexander Mueller1, Michael Windfuhr2

1TMG Research. TMG ThinkTank for Sustainability, Germany; 2German Institute for Human Rights

09-05-Weigelt-812.docx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-05: Leveraging Land Governance and Sustainability in the 2030 Agenda
Session Chair: Ward Anseeuw, CIRAD / INternational Land Coalition, Italy
MC 7-860 
 

Unlocking the potential of land systems to contribute to the 2030 agenda: Identifying trade-offs and co-benefits and synthesizing knowledge for sustainable and just land systems

Ariane de Bremond1,2, Peter Messerli1,2, Ehrensperger Albrecht1,2, Isabelle Providoli1,2, Henri Rueff2

1Global Land Programme, International Programme Office; 2University of Bern, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Switzerland

10-05-de Bremond-786.docx


Imagining Agriculture in 2030: Sustainable solutions, disruptive technology

Carin Smaller, Lourdes Sanchez, Richard Bridle, Livia Bizikova, Sarah Brewin

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

10-05-Smaller-797_ppt.pptx


Energy and land use - contribution to the UNCCD Global Land Outlook

Uwe Fritsche1, Göran Berndes2, Annette Cowie3, Virginia Dale4, Francis X. Johnson5, Keith Kline4, Hans Langeveld6, Navin Sharma9, Helen Watson7, Jeremy Woods8

1IINAS, Germany; 2Chalmers University, Sweden; 3University of New England, Australia; 4Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USQ; 5Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden; 6Biomass Research, Netherlands; 7KwaZulu-Natal University, South Africa; 8Imperial College, UK; 9International Centre for Research in Agroforestry, Kenya

10-05-Fritsche-883_ppt.pptx


Women’s Land Rights as Potential Accelerator of Twin Efforts to Reach Land Degradation Neutrality and Achieve Gender Equality

Tzili Mor, Jennifer Duncan

Landesa, United States of America

10-05-Mor-286_paper.pdf
10-05-Mor-286_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-05: Coming Together to Advocate Land Policy Reform
Session Chair: Andreas Lange, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
MC 7-860 
 

Strengthening women’s land rights and security of tenure for all on customary land settings: Implementation of innovative and gendered land tools and approaches

Frances Birungi Odong1, Simon Peter Mwesigye2, Oumar Sylla2, Samuel Mabikke2, Danilo Antonio2

1Uganda Community Based Association for Women and Children's welfare ( UCOBAC), Uganda; 2UN-Habitat/Global Land Tool Network

11-05-Birungi Odong-223_paper.pdf
11-05-Birungi Odong-223_ppt.pptx


Lessons learnt from the 1995 National Land Policy Review and CSOs Engagement

Mary Mzubwa Ndaro

CARE International in Tanzania, Tanzania

11-05-Ndaro-154_paper.pdf
11-05-Ndaro-154_ppt.ppt


Investing In Community Organizing To Advance Women Land Rights In Africa

Mino Harivelo Ramaroson1, Esther Mwaura-Muiru2

1HUAIROU COMMISSION, United States of America; 2GROOTS KENYA

11-05-Ramaroson-774_ppt.pdf


Addressing Women’s Land Rights using the SDGs Framework: Experience from Tanzania

Godfrey Massay

Landesa, Tanzania

11-05-Massay-224_paper.pdf
11-05-Massay-224_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am - 10:30am12-04: Innovative Packaging of Free, Public-domain Data
Session Chair: Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep, World Bank, United States of America
MC 7-860 
 

Innovative Packaging of Free, Public-domain Data and Knowledge to Support Sustainable Development

Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep

World Bank, United States of America

12-04-Harshadeep-960_paper.pdf
 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-04: Managed Land Services
Session Chair: Jill Urban-Karr, Trimble Inc., United States of America
MC 7-860 
 

Managed Land Services by Ordnance Survey and Trimble

Jill Urban-Karr

Trimble Navigation, Ltd, United States of America

13-04-Urban-Karr-1039_paper.pdf
13-04-Urban-Karr-1039_ppt.pdf
 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-04: Landuseplanner.org
Session Chair: Pascal Douard, EU Redd Facility, Spain
MC 7-860 
 

Landuseplanner.org - An Interactive Tool for Evidence-based Land-use planning

Pascal Douard1, Thomas Sembres1, Johannes Pirker2, Laurent Gazull3, Rachid Hanna4, James Acworth5

1European Forest Institute, EU REDD Facility, Spain; 2IIASA, Austria; 3CIRAD, France; 4IITA, Nigeria; 5LTS, UK

14-04-Douard-565_paper.pdf
14-04-Douard-565_ppt.pdf