Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 7-100
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-07: Boundary Demarcation and Territorial Governance
Session Chair: Melchiade Bukuru, United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Mapping and Territory: What Critical Cartography Offers to an Analysis of Land Governance?

Fernando Galeana

Cornell University, USA

01-07-Galeana-726_paper.pdf
01-07-Galeana-726_ppt.pptx


Conflict in Collective Formalization Processes: Opportunities for Transformation?

Anne Larson1, Esther Mwangi2, Iliana Monterroso1, Nining Liswanti3, Tuti Herawati3

1CIFOR, Peru; 2CIFOR, Kenya; 3CIFOR, Indonesia

01-07-Larson-402_paper.pdf
01-07-Larson-402_ppt.pptx


Urgency of Village Boundary Setting / Resource Mapping, Villages and Land Governance in Indonesia

Muchammad Sigit Widodo1, Akhmad Safik1, Sofwan Hakim1, Rubeta Andriani2, Martin Hardiono2, Kevin Barthel2

1Millennium Challenge Account - Indonesia (MCA-Indonesia); 2Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)

01-07-Widodo-694_ppt.pptx


Addressing Encroachment on State Forest Land in Tunisia

Amanda Bradley, Jamel Kailene

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy

01-07-Bradley-638_paper.pdf
01-07-Bradley-638_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-07: Interventions for strengthening tenure security
Session Chair: Abdu Muwonge, World Bank, Kenya
MC 7-100 
 

Linking The Continuum Of Land Rights To Production Orientation And Management Styles: Lessons From Research In Namibia

Elke Astrid Matthaei1,2

1GIZ, Germany; 2University of Stellenbosch, South Africa



Strengthening Women’s Land Rights: Lessons From Agricultural Development Programmes In Sub-Saharan Africa

Elisa Mandelli, Steven Jonckheere, Anja Rabezanahary, Harold Liversage

IFAD, Italy



Capacity Development Lessons from Tenure Security Learning Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa (TSLI-ESA)

Uchendu Eugene Chigbu1, Agatha Wanyonyi2, Brendah Achungo2, Solomon Mkumbwa2, Oumar Sylla2, Harold Liversage3

1Technical University of Munich, Germany; 2GLTN/UN-HABITAT, Kenya; 3IFAD, Italy



Mainstreaming support for good land governance into agricultural and rural development programmes: Lessons from IFAD-supported projects

Steven Raoul Filip Jonckheere, Harold Liversage

IFAD, Italy



Analysis And Reflection On Methodologies And Practices For The Formalization Of Land Rights

Florian Lebourdais, Jean-François Dalbin

Ordre des Géomètres-experts, France

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-07: Community-Led Land Governance
Session Chair: Esther Mwangi, Center for International Forestry Research, Kenya
MC 7-100 
 

Examining the Real Costs of Community-led Rights Documentation from USAID’s Experience in Burma and Zambia

Emiko Guthe, Matt Sommerville

USAID Tenure and Global Climate Change Project, Tetra Tech

03-07-Guthe-577_paper.pdf
03-07-Guthe-577_ppt.pdf


Mapping Community Land in Mozambique: Opportunities and Challenges for Combining Technology with Good Land Governance

José Monteiro1, Antonio Inguane1, Emidio Oliveira1, Madaleine Weber2, David Palomino Valentín2

1Community Land initiative (iTC); 2Cadasta Foundation

03-07-Monteiro-620_paper.pdf
03-07-Monteiro-620_ppt.pdf


What do communities want from land reform? A socio-technical exploration of community-led land rights documentation projects

Kate Fairlie1, Frank Pichel2, Serene Ho3

1Land Equity International, Australia; 2Cadasta Foundation; 3KU Leuven

03-07-Fairlie-567_paper.pdf
03-07-Fairlie-567_ppt.ppt


"Rethinking Customary Land Governance, Fiduciary Duties and Development Opportunities form a Real Estate Management Perspective"

Rexford Ahene

LAFAYETTE COLLEGE/ FAO-NRC, United States of America

03-07-Ahene-744_paper.pdf
03-07-Ahene-744_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-07: Operational & Legal Aspects of Community-based Data Capture
Session Chair: Emidio Noormahomed, Fundação Iniciativa para Terras Comunitárias (iTC-F), Mozambique
MC 7-100 
 

Mobile Applications for Secure Tenure (MAST) and the Technical Register for Social Tenure (TRUST) – development and applications in Iringa and Mbeya Districts in Tanzania

Tressan Sullivan1, Malaki Msigwa2, Mustapha Issa3, Clive English4, Alexander Solovov5

1DAI US; 2DAI US; 3DAI US; 4DAI Europe; 5DAI US

04-07-Sullivan-347_paper.pdf
04-07-Sullivan-347_ppt.pptx


Strengthening GIS standards to improve monitoring of land indicators for SDGs: Using India as a use case

Pranab Ranjan Choudhury1, Marcello De Maria2,3, Laura Meggiolaro2

1Natural Resources Management Consultants (NRMC), India; 2Land Portal Foundation, Netherlands; 3University of Reading, United Kingdom

04-07-Choudhury-562_paper.pdf
04-07-Choudhury-562_ppt.pptx


An Overview Of Innovative Tools For Land Tenure Documentation

Monica Lengoiboni, Christine Richter, Jaap Zevenbergen

ITC, University of Twente, Netherlands, The

04-07-Lengoiboni-316_paper.pdf
04-07-Lengoiboni-316_ppt.pptx


Apps and Drones for Better Land Governance

Angela Arnante1, Rene Sanapo2, Jaime Faustino3

1Foundation for Economic Freedom, Philippines; 2Foundation for Economic Freedom, Philippines; 3The Asia Foundation, Philippines

04-07-Arnante-810_paper.pdf
04-07-Arnante-810_ppt.pdf
 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am05-07: Documenting and Administrating Customary Rights
Session Chair: John Bugri, KNUST, Ghana
MC 7-100 
 

The Ugandan Experience of Land Market Policy

Judy Adoko, Liz Neate

Land and Equity Movement in Uganda - LEMU, Uganda

05-07-Adoko-650_paper.pdf
05-07-Adoko-650_ppt.ppt


Costs in Community Land Delimitation: Sustainability, Innovation and Shared Responsibilities for an Inclusive and Effective Land Administration System in Mozambique

José Monteiro, Emidio Oliveira, António Inguane

Community Land initiative (iTC), Mozambique

05-07-Monteiro-655_paper.pdf
05-07-Monteiro-655_ppt.pptx


Identifying Key Factors for Successful Community Rights Documentation from USAID’s Multi-Country Experiences in Zambia, Vietnam, Paraguay, Ghana, and Burma

Matt Sommerville1, Emiko Guthe1, Nayna Jhaveri1, Tao van Dang2, Michael Roth1, Yaw Adarkwah Antwi2, Ryan Sarsfield3

1USAID Tenure and Global Climate Change Project, Tetra Tech; 2Winrock International; 3World Resources Institute

05-07-Sommerville-580_paper.pdf
05-07-Sommerville-580_ppt.pptx


“Responsible Land Management Concept” A New Dimension for an Improved Customary Land Management: A Case Study of the Dormaah Ahenkro Customary Land Secretariat (CLS)-Ghana.

Prince Donkor Ameyaw1, Walter Dachaga1, Uchendu Eugene Chigbu1, Walter de Vries1, Lewis Abedi Asante2

1Chair of Land Management, Technical University of Munich, Germany; 2Kumasi Technical University, Ghana

05-07-Ameyaw-680_paper.pdf
05-07-Ameyaw-680_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-07: Accommodating Legal Pluralism at National Level
Session Chair: Raelene Webb, National Native Title Tribunal, Australia
MC 7-100 
 

Decolonizing Land law in Western African Countries and Recognizing Legitimate Land Tenure Rights

Caroline Plançon1,2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2French Technical Committee on Land Tenure and Development

06-07-Plançon-865_ppt.pptx


Legal Pluralism: A Terrain of Contestation for Rights-Based Land Governance in Myanmar

Diana Suhardiman1, Miles Kenney-Lazar2, Ruth Meinzen-Dick3

1International Water Management Institute, Lao People's Democratic Republic; 2Kyoto University, Japan; 3International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington DC

06-07-Suhardiman-408_paper.pdf
06-07-Suhardiman-408_ppt.pptx


The Necessity to Consider the Complexities Inherent within Pluralistic Legal Systems When Introducing Domestic Property Law Reform – The Case of Sri Lanka

Anne C Pickering

University of Queensland, Australia

06-07-Pickering-129_paper.pdf
06-07-Pickering-129_ppt.pptx


Endogenous land privatization in rural Uganda: What are the implications for customary land governance and customary land dispute resolution policies?

Matt Kandel

SOAS, University of London, United States of America

06-07-Kandel-583_paper.pdf
06-07-Kandel-583_ppt.pdf
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-07: Community Rights for Environmental Benefit
Session Chair: Alda Salomao, CENTRO TERRA VIVA, Mozambique
MC 7-100 
 

Successful Community Stewardship of Tropical Forests: Evidence from Community Forest Concessions in Petén, Guatemala

Dietmar Stoian1, Aldo Rodas2

1Bioversity International, France; 2Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, Guatemala

07-07-Stoian-626_paper.pdf
07-07-Stoian-626_ppt.pptx


Common Benefits: How Community Tenure Is Facilitating investment in the Commons for Inclusive Growth

Steven Lawry1, Sophia Gnych1, Iliana Monterroso1, Anukram Adhikary2

1Center for International Forestry Research; 2ForestAction, Nepal

07-07-Lawry-764_paper.pdf
07-07-Lawry-764_ppt.pptx


Land Rights, Inclusive Development and Benefit Sharing To Achieve CO2 Emissions Reductions

Christopher Tanner1, Alda Salamao2

1MOKORO, United Kingdom; 2Centro Terra Viva, Maputo, Mozambique

07-07-Tanner-611_paper.pdf
07-07-Tanner-611_ppt.pptx


Foreign Investments to Support Forestry In Mexico as a Means of Increasing Resiliency

Lauren Cooper, Emily Huff

Michigan State University, United States of America

07-07-Cooper-919_paper.pdf
07-07-Cooper-919_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-07: Native Title and Land Registration
Session Chair: Camilla Toulmin, Lancaster University/IIED, United Kingdom
MC 7-100 
 

“Amazonas Dialog Forum”: Land Governance and Traditional Populations Rights in Brazilian Amazon

Andre Tomasi, Josinaldo Aleixo, Ailton Dias

Instituto Internacional de Educação do Brasil, Brazil

08-07-Tomasi-372_paper.pdf
08-07-Tomasi-372_ppt.pptx


Property Rights in Indigenous Communities in Canada: Factors Affecting Leasehold and Certificate of Possession Values

Steven Rogers, Ceilidh Ballantyne, Erin Tompkins, Brian Ballantyne

Natural Resources Canada

08-07-Rogers-138_paper.pdf
08-07-Rogers-138_ppt.pptx


Treaties and Land Governance - Whose Land is it Anyway?

Raelene Webb

National Native Title Tribunal, Australia

08-07-Webb-243_paper.pdf
08-07-Webb-243_ppt.ppt


Democracy & Communities: Catching Up with Changing Community Land Governance Around the World

Liz Alden Wily

independent, Kenya

08-07-Alden Wily-981_ppt.pdf
 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-07: How can Pastoral Systems Keep up with Changing Conditions?
Session Chair: Fiona Flintan, International Livestock Research Institute, Ethiopia
MC 7-100 
 

Land and resource governance in pastoralist systems: It’s not all about boundaries and property rights

Lance W. Robinson1, Enoch Ontiri1, Stephen S. Moiko2, Tsegaye Alemu3, Nizam Husen Abdu1

1International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya; 2ADIS-University of Nairobi; 3College of Development Studies, Department of Environment and Development, Addis Ababa University

09-07-Robinson-220_ppt.pptx


The Strategic Use of Private Property: Investigating the Tenure-Use Gap in Kenya's Rangelands

Christopher Wade1, Jon D. Unruh2

1International Organization for Migration (IOM-The UN Migration Agency); 2McGill University, Department of Geography

09-07-Wade-409_ppt.pdf


Formalizing Pastoral Land Rights in Ethiopia: A Breakthrough in Oromia National Regional State

Solomon Bekure Woldegiorgis1, Tigistu Gebremeskel2, Abebe Mulatu1, Alehegne Dagnew1, Zemen Haddis3, Dejene Negassa Debsu1

1TetraTech ARD, Ethiopia; 2Ministry of Agriculture, Ethiopia; 3USAID Ethiopia/Mission

09-07-Woldegiorgis-1002_paper.pdf
09-07-Woldegiorgis-1002_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-07: Increasing Tenure Security in Pastoral Systems
Session Chair: Peter Veit, World Resources Institute, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

The Role of Pastoralists' Tenure Security In Sustainable Land Management; Evidence From West Pokot, Kenya

Deborah Muricho1, David Otieno1, Willis Kosura1, Magnus Jistrom2

1University of Nairobi, Kenya, Kenya; 2Lund University, Sweden

10-07-Muricho-234_paper.pdf
10-07-Muricho-234_ppt.pptx


Do Mongolian’s need a contract on rangeland?

Uyanga Batbold, Eneral Batsaikhan, Bastsagaan Myagmarjav

Green ecology, Mongolia

10-07-Batbold-300.docx


Regional Innovations For Diverse Tenure Systems Of Pasture Land In Central Asia

Ykhanbai Khijaba1, Abdumalik Egemberdiev2, Kuralay Karibaeva3, Shoh Sharif4, Sairagul Tazhibaeva5

1Environment and development Association JASIL, Mongolia; 2National Pasture Users Association "Kyrgyz Jayiti", Kyrgyzstan; 3Institute Ecology for Sustainable Development, Kazakhstan; 4National Association of Dekhan Farmers, Tajikistan; 5Kyrgyzs Association of Forest and Land Users, Kyrgyzstan

10-07-Khijaba-299_paper.pdf
10-07-Khijaba-299_ppt.pptx


Assessment Of Different Land Tenure Systems And Their Respective Effects on Rangeland Governance in South Tunisia: an application of the Bayesian Belief Network (BBN) approach.

Aymen Frija1, Mongi Sghaier2, Boubaker Dhehibi1, Mohamed Jaouad2, Monther Fetoui2, Mohamed Naffeti2

1ICARDA, Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of; 2IRA, Institut des Régions Arides de Médenine, Tunisia

10-07-Frija-514_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-07: Valuing Unregistered Land
Session Chair: Lawrence Walters, Brigham Young University, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Earth Observation For Land Titling And Land Value Estimations

Juan Manuel Murguia Baysse1, Brisa Rejas Galindo1, Stephania Zabala2, Niels Wielaard2, Anna Burzykowska3, Eva Haas4, Remco Dost5, Lucas De Oto6

1Inter-American Development Bank, Bolivia; 2Satelligence, The Netherlands; 3European Space Agency, Italy; 4Geoville, Austria; 5eLEAF, The Netherlands; 6University of Twente, The Netherlands

11-07-Murguia Baysse-652_paper.pdf
11-07-Murguia Baysse-652_ppt.pptx


RICS Research Valuation of Unregistered Land – The Reality of Functioning Informal Land and Property Markets in Ghana, Peru & Indonesia

James Kavanagh1, Mike McDermott2, Franklin Obeng-Odoom3

1RICS, United Kingdom; 2International Land Policy, Australia; 3University of Technology Sydney, Australia

11-07-Kavanagh-497_paper.pdf
11-07-Kavanagh-497_ppt.pptx


Valuation of Unregistered Lands in Developing Countries: Challenges, Applications and Potential Impacts for Responsible Land Governance

Agatha Wanyonyi1, Michael McDermott2, Clarissa Augustinus3, Oumar Sylla1, Danilo Antonio1, Matt Myers4

1UN-Habitat/GLTN, Kenya; 2Global Property Advisory; 3Private Consultant; 4South Pacific Property Advisors

11-07-Wanyonyi-486_paper.pdf
11-07-Wanyonyi-486_ppt.ppt
 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am - 10:30am12-07: Fit-for-Purpose Technology for Cadastral Systems
Session Chair: Brent Jones, Esri, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Fit-for-Purpose Technology for Cadastral Systems

Brent Jones

Esri, United States of America

12-07-Jones-403_paper.pdf
 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-07: Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration
Session Chair: Stephen Calder, GIS/Transport, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration The Tools, Methodologies, Applications, and Rationales.

Stephen Calder

GIS/Transport, United States of America

13-07-Calder-334_paper.pdf
13-07-Calder-334_ppt.pptx
 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-07: New Technology and Emerging Trends: The State of Play for Land Administration
Session Chair: Kate Fairlie, Land Equity International, Australia
MC 7-100 
 

New Technology and Emerging Trends: The State of Play for Land Administration

Robin McLaren1, Kate Farlie2, Kathrine Kelm3, Giles D’Souza2

1Know Edge Ltd, United Kingdom; 2Land Equity International pty; 3World Bank Group

14-07-McLaren-186_paper.pdf
14-07-McLaren-186_ppt.pdf