Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 6-860
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-04: Raising Awareness and Supporting Land Networks
Session Chair: Stephanie Burgos, Oxfam America, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

Improving land governance and increasing women’s access and control over land through collective actions – the case of Pernambuco

Patricia Maria Queiroz Chaves

Espaço Feminista, Brazil

01-04-Queiroz Chaves-900_paper.pdf
01-04-Queiroz Chaves-900_ppt.pptx


The Untold Story – How Media Coverage Can Change The Narrative On Land And Property Rights

Astrid Zweynert

Thomson Reuters Foundation, United Kingdom

01-04-Zweynert-630_paper.pdf


Using spatial data tools to support the development and sustainability of social land concessions for the landless or land-poor in Cambodia

Try Thy, Punwath Prum, David Hindley

Open Development Cambodia (ODC), Cambodia

01-04-Thy-291_paper.pdf


Land Corruption in Africa: Secure Tenure Rights and Engage Local Communities

Jean Brice Tetka1, Annette Jaitner1, Michael Okai2, Bienvenu Tsivozahy3

1Transparency International-Secretariat, Germany; 2Transparency International-Ghana; 3Transparency International-Madagascar

01-04-Tetka-839_paper.pdf
01-04-Tetka-839_ppt.pdf
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-04: Leveraging the SDG Momentum and Monitoring Progress
Session Chair: Jolyne Sanjak, Landesa, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

Taking Land Governance Performance Monitoring To The Next Level: Towards a Uniform Vision For Data Standards

Lisette Mey, Neil Sorensen, Laura Meggiolaro

Land Portal Foundation

02-04-Mey-566_paper.pdf
02-04-Mey-566_ppt.pptx


How People-Centered Land Monitoring can Contribute to the Realization of the SDGs and VGGTs – The case of ILC's Dashboard

Ward Anseeuw1, Eva Hershaw2

1CIRAD / International Land Coalition, Italy; 2International Land Coalition, Italy

02-04-Anseeuw-535_paper.pdf
02-04-Anseeuw-535_ppt.pptx


Strengthening Global Coordination for Land Governance Monitoring and Data for Policy Decisions; Experiences from Global Land Indicators Initiative

Everlyne Nairesiae Lingoine

GLII/GLTN - UN Habitat

02-04-Nairesiae Lingoine-833_paper.pdf
02-04-Nairesiae Lingoine-833_ppt.pptx


Land Governance and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Consolidating and Harmonizing Monitoring Initiatives

Neil Sorensen1, Laura Meggiolaro1, Romy Sato2

1Land Portal Foundation, France; 2Global Donor Working Group on Land

02-04-Sorensen-875_paper.pdf
02-04-Sorensen-875_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-04: Harnessing the Benefits from a NSDI: Country Cases
Session Chair: Maurice Barbieri, CLGE (Council of European Geodetic Surveyors), Switzerland
MC 6-860 
 

Measuring Geospatial Maturity; a First Step Towards Sensible, Sustainable and Resilient Investment

John David Kedar, Neil Dewfield, James Darvill, Kimberley Worthy

Ordnance Survey, United Kingdom

03-04-Kedar-240_paper.pdf
03-04-Kedar-240_ppt.pptx


Spatial Data Infrastructure Diagnostic Tool - Partnerships for Implementation

Rumyana Tonchovska1, Kathrine Kelm2, Peter ter Haar3

1Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN, Italy; 2World Bank, USA; 3Senior Geospatial Consultant

03-04-Tonchovska-706_paper.pdf
03-04-Tonchovska-706_ppt.pptx


Open Data and Spatial Data Infrastrcuture Develpment in Moldova

Ovdii Maria

Agency for Land Relations and Cadastre of Moldova, Moldova

03-04-Maria-436_paper.pdf
03-04-Maria-436_ppt.pptx


SERBIAN NSDI DIGITAL PLATFORM: „Collect. Connect. Create.“ — Our words for the future

Darko Vucetic, Borko Draskovic, Nemanja Paunic, Miroslav Hrcan

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia

03-04-Vucetic-867_paper.pdf
03-04-Vucetic-867_ppt.pptx


The legal component, one of the key segments for NSDI development in Republic of Macedonia

Sonja Dimova

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of

03-04-Dimova-150_paper.pdf
03-04-Dimova-150_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-04: How Do Global Policies Support Local Change
Session Chair: Christian Graefen, Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Germany
MC 6-860 
 

The VGGT and F&G: Versatile Tools for Tenure Governance

Wordsworth Odame Larbi

FAO, Ethiopia

04-04-Larbi-463_paper.pdf
04-04-Larbi-463_ppt.pptx


Open Data as a Mechanism of Social Change for Vulnerable Urban Communities

David Palomino2, Madaleine Weber2, Daniel Cotillas1, Maria Luisa Zanelli1

1Habitat for Humanity; 2Cadasta

04-04-Palomino-653_ppt.pptx


Towards Transparency in Land Ownership: a Methodology to Research Beneficial Land Ownership

Caitlin Pierce2, Nick Tagliarino3, Poppea Daniel5, Megan MacInnes4, Jean Brice Tetka1, Leon Verstappen3, Annette Maria Jaitner1

1Transparency International Secretariat, Germany; 2Traverse Research; 3IALTA; 4Global Witness; 5Research Consultant

04-04-Pierce-549_paper.pdf
04-04-Pierce-549_ppt.pptx


A Global Review of Land Tenure, Climate Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity

David Mitchell1, Darryn McEvoy1, Danilo Antonio2

1RMIT University, Australia; 2Land and GLTN Unit, UN-Habitat, Kenya

04-04-Mitchell-420_paper.pdf
04-04-Mitchell-420_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am05-04: Implementing Safeguards to Protect Land Rights
Session Chair: Peter Sidler, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ethiopia
MC 6-860 
 

Losing Land and Livelihood: Commercial Farming and Displacement in Rural Zambia

Juliana Nnoko Mewanu, Janet Walsh

Human Rights Watch, United States of America

05-04-Nnoko Mewanu-380_paper.pdf
05-04-Nnoko Mewanu-380_ppt.pptx


Promoting Rural Land Tenure Security in Haiti: Ensuring community participation through a tailored public consultation process

Laura Bermudez Farias1, Soraya Senosier2, Kevin Barthel1

1Land Alliance, United States of America; 2Interamerican Development Bank

05-04-Bermudez Farias-337_paper.pdf
05-04-Bermudez Farias-337_ppt.pptx


The Land Specialized Court in Mato Grosso, Brazil: Achievements and challenges in collective land conflicts

Adriana Coninghan1, Bastiaan Reydon2, Rodrigo Miranda3, José de Arimatéia Barbosa4, Vitor Hugo Sousa Jr1, Vitor Fernandes2

1Judiciary Branch of State of Mato Grosso - Brazil; 2Nea UNICAMP - Brazil; 3OAB/MT - Brazilian Bar Association - State of Mato Grosso - Brazil; 4ANOREG - Association of Notaries and Registrars of Brazil

05-04-Coninghan-639_paper.pdf
05-04-Coninghan-639_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-04: Land Restitution in Post-Conflict Situations
Session Chair: David F. Varela, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
MC 6-860 
 

Land Restitution in the context of Peace Building

Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta

WORLD BANK, Colombia

07-04-Moreno Horta-678_paper.pdf
07-04-Moreno Horta-678_ppt.pptx


The Political Economy of the Rural Agreement in the Colombian Peace Accord

Camilo Pardo

George Mason University, United States of America

07-04-Pardo-922_paper.pdf
07-04-Pardo-922_ppt.pptx


Land and Conflict: Improved Governance of Tenure to Build Peace, Food Security and Sustainable Development

Javier Molina Cruz

FAO, Italy

07-04-Molina Cruz-546_paper.pdf


Land and Peace in Colombia: FFP Methodology for Field Data Collection and Data Handling

Mathilde Molendijk1, Tatiana Santos Dukon2, Christiaan Lemmen1, Javier Morales3, Victor Endo4, Sebastián Restrepo Rodriguez5, Jhon Fredy Gonzalez Dueñas6, Ivan Eduardo Matiz Sanchez7, Piet Spijkers8, Eva Maria Unger1, Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta9

1Kadaster, The Netherlands; 2Agencia Nacional de Tierras, Colombia; 3ITC, University of Twente, The Netherlands; 4Adterritorio, Peru; 5Departamento Nacional de Planeación, Colombia; 6Superintendencia de Notariado y Registro, Colombia; 7consultor, IGAC, Colombia; 8consultor, Colombia; 9Banco Mundial, Colombia

07-04-Molendijk-715_paper.pdf
07-04-Molendijk-715_ppt.pdf
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-04: Improving Land Service Delivery in Africa IV
Session Chair: Paul Tchawa, University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon
MC 6-860 
 

Participation, Innovative Approaches and Customary Cadastres: A Practical VGI Experiment in Nanton, Ghana

Kwabena Asiama1, Rohan Bennett2, Jaap Zevenbergen1

1Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), University of Twente, The Netherlands; 2Swinburne Business School, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

08-04-Asiama-128_paper.pdf
08-04-Asiama-128_ppt.pptx


Low-Cost Land Information System for Sustainable Urban Development: Case Examples in Kenya and Zambia

Danilo Antonio, John Gitau, Oumar Sylla

UN-Habitat/GLTN, Kenya

08-04-Antonio-814_paper.pdf
08-04-Antonio-814_ppt.pptx


Assisted Community-Led Systematic Land Tenure Regularization

Marisa Balas1, Simao Joaquim2, Joao Carrilho2, Jose Almeirim Carvalho2, Jose Murta1, Christiaan Lemmen3

1EXI LDA, Mozambique; 2DINAT - National Directorate of Lands; 3Kadaster

08-04-Balas-629_paper.pdf
08-04-Balas-629_ppt.pptx


Innovations for Securing Land Rights in Customary Settings: Gender, Collective Action, and Role of Customary Authorities

Charles Peter Msosa, Felix Mangani, Misheck Longwe, Davie Chilonga

MINISTRY OF LANDS, HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, Malawi

08-04-Msosa-1199_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-04: Multi-Stakeholder Platforms for Land Policy Dialogue
Session Chair: Oumar Sylla, UN-Habitat, Kenya
MC 6-860 
 

Innovation of Integrated Resource Governance in Myanmar

Aung Kyaw Thein

Pyoe Pin, Myanmar

09-04-Kyaw Thein-147.docx


Enjeux Et Limites Des Plateformes De Gouvernance Foncière Multiacteurs En Afrique

KA Ibrahima

Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale, Senegal

09-04-Ibrahima-189_paper.pdf
09-04-Ibrahima-189_ppt.pptx


Refitting Gendered Land Governance Strategies With New Global And Regional Development Frameworks: Opportunities And Challenges For Land And Gender Advocates

M. Siraj Sait1, Mino Ramaroson2, Rebecca Ochong3, Melissa Permizel4

1University of East London, United Kingdom; 2Huairou Commission, United States of America; 3Habitat for Humanity International Asia Pacific Office; 4United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)

09-04-Sait-869_paper.pdf
09-04-Sait-869_ppt.pptx


Multi-stakeholder Engagement To Increase Access To Land For Housing: Case Studies From A Global Advocacy Campaign

Jane Katz1, Tamzin Hudson4, Maria Luisa Zanelli3, Carly Kraybill1, Irantzu Serra-Lasa1, Rebecca Ochong2, Anne Myers1

1Habitat for Humanity International, United States of America; 2Habitat for Humanity International, Asia-Pacific; 3Habitat for Humanity International, Latin America and the Caribbean; 4Habitat for Humanity International, Europe, Middle Eaat and Africa

09-04-Katz-594_paper.pdf
09-04-Katz-594_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-04: Capacity Development for Land Governance
Session Chair: Charl-Thom Hilgardt Bayer, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia
MC 6-860 
 

Land Govenance In Higher Education: Missing Link between Research, Policy, And Stakeholders' Needs In African Societies

Michael Kirk

University of Marburg, Germany

10-04-Kirk-340_paper.pdf
10-04-Kirk-340_ppt.pdf


Fit-For-Purpose Land Administration: Capacity Development for Country Implementation

Stig Enemark1, Robin McLaren2, Danilo Antonio3

1Aalborg University, Denmark; 2KnowEdge, United Kingdom; 3GLTN/UN-Habitat, Kenya

10-04-Enemark-182_paper.pdf
10-04-Enemark-182_ppt.ppt


Technical and Vocational Education and Training initiative on Rural Cadastre and Land Registration: The Case of Ethiopia

Zerfu Hailu Gebrewold1, Tigistu G/Meskel Abeza2, Tommi Tenno Tenno1

1NIRAS/Ethiopia, Ethiopia; 2Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources

10-04-Gebrewold-907_paper.pdf
10-04-Gebrewold-907_ppt.pdf


Advancing collaborative research in responsible and smart land management in and for Africa: The ADLAND model

Uchendu Eugene Chigbu, Walter de Vries, Pamela Duran Diaz, Anna Schopf, Tobias Bendzko

Chair of Land Management, Technical University of Munich, Germany

10-04-Chigbu-794_paper.pdf
10-04-Chigbu-794_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-04: Data Collection Methodology
Session Chair: Gbemisola Oseni Siwatu, The World Bank, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

Production Frontiers & Soil Suitability: An Analysis of Maize Farmers in Eastern Uganda

Sydney Gourlay

World Bank, United States of America

11-04-Gourlay-357_ppt.pptx


Mission Impossible? Exploring the Promise of Multiple Imputation for Predicting Missing GPS-Based Land Area Measures in Household Surveys

Talip Kilic2, Ismael Yacoubou Djima1, Gero Carletto2

1Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS), Survey Unit, Development Data Group, The World Bank; 2The World Bank

11-04-Kilic-203_ppt.pptx


Targeting small scale irrigation in Mozambique: Initial evidence and implications for impact evaluations

Paul Christian, Florence Kondylis

The World Bank, United States of America

11-04-Christian-1202_paper.pdf
11-04-Christian-1202_ppt.pdf


Sampling strategies for assessing impacts of irrigation investment in Rwanda

Florence Kondylis

The World Bank, United States of America

11-04-Kondylis-1205_paper.pdf
11-04-Kondylis-1205_ppt.pdf
 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am - 10:30am12-03: OpenStreetMap–The Free, Open, Collaborative Global Basemap
Session Chair: Marena Brinkhurst, Mapbox, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

OpenStreetMap - The Free, Open, Collaborative Global Basemap

Marena Brinkhurst1, Olaf Veerman2

1Mapbox, United States of America; 2Development Seed, United States of America

12-03-Brinkhurst-667_paper.pdf
12-03-Brinkhurst-667_ppt.pptx
 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-03: Alternative Land Conflict Transformation: Lessons from Cambodia
Session Chair: Sophorn Poch, Independent Mediation Organization (IMG), Cambodia
MC 6-860 
 

Alternative Land Conflict Transformation: Lessons from Cambodia

Brian Garcia, Sophorn Poch

Land Equity International/Mekong Region Land Governance, Lao People's Democratic Republic

13-03-Garcia-978_paper.pdf
13-03-Garcia-978_ppt.pdf
 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-03: The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia
Session Chair: Pushpam Kumar, UNEP, Kenya
MC 6-860 
 

The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia: Empirical Analysis & Policy Implications for the SDGs

Pushpam Kumar

UNEP, Kenya

14-03-Kumar-1051_paper.pdf