Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:00am
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6:00pm
Posters on display all day; Presenters available 12-2 PM and 5.30-6 PM or contact by email
Location: MC Atrium
8:30am
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10:00am
01-01: How to encourage producer-level companies to address land tenure risks?
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Chloe Christman
 

Implementation of Land Rights Commitments Through Suppliers

Andrew Slight

PepsiCo, United States of America


A Multi-stakeholder Approach to Addressing Land Tenure Risk Through the Supply Chain

Donald Bryson Ogden

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America


Opportunities in Private Sector Engagement and Action on Land Rights

Joan Carling

Indigenous Peoples Major Group for the SDGs, United States of America


Implementing Land Rights Commitments Across Company Operations

Laura Eshbach

Landesa, United States of America

01-02: Land policies to improve Ukraine's local governance & economic performance
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Anthony A. Gaeta

VC connection Ukr

 

Harnessing Ukraine's Economic Potential through Open Land Markets: Current Status and Next Steps

Maksym Martynyuk

Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, Ukraine, Ukraine, Ukraine


Capitalizing on Land Reform's Investment Potential by Ensuring Credit Access for Small Farmers: Challenges and Prospects

Leah Soroka, Vahe Vardanyan

World Bank, United States of America


Legal and Administrative Measures to Protect Land Rights against Multiple Challenges

Olena Sukmanova

Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, Ukraine


Using Monitoring Results to Take Ukraine's Land Governance to the Next Level

Oleksandr Kolotilin, Liudmyla Shemelynets

State Service of Ukraine for Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre, Ukraine


Linking Land Cadaster and Registry of Rights: Institutional Challenges and Technical Solutions

Stanislav Lurie

State Enterprise "National Information Systems", Ukraine


Helping Ukraine complete its journey towards transparency in the land sector

Klaus Deininger1, Denys Nizalov2

1: World Bank, United States of America; 2: University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom

01-03: Land governance and poverty alleviation in China
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Pushpam Kumar
 

A New Wave of Land Reforms in China: Conceptual Issues, Initial Evidence, and Avenues for Future Research

Songqing Jin

Zhejiang University, China, People's Republic of


Targeted Poverty Alleviation in China since 2013: Central Government’s Plan and Typical Local Practices

Yurui Li

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, China, People's Republic of


Targeted Poverty Alleviation and Land Policy Innovation in China: From Theory to Practices

Yang Zhou

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, People's Republic of

01-04: Raising Awareness and Supporting Land Networks
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Stephanie Burgos
 

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


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

Astrid Zweynert

Thomson Reuters Foundation, United Kingdom


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


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

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

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

01-05: Lessons from Public-Private Partnerships in Land Administration
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Virgilio delos Reyes
 

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


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

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


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

Victor Endo1, Luis Triveno2, Enrique Pantoja2

1: Land Alliance, Peru; 2: World Bank, USA


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

Daniel Paez1, Tony Burns2

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

01-06: Tools for Responsible Agro Investment
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Kathryn Elizabeth Mathias
 

Benefits Sharing Model on Large Scale Investment in Land: A Case of Large Scale Investment in Tanzania

Mbaraka Stambuli

Ministry of Lands Housing and Human Settlements Development, Land Tenure Support Programme (LTSP), Tanzania


Identifying Community Membership in Collective Land Tenure: Exploring Linkages and Sharing Experiences in the Case of River Cess County in Liberia

Ali Kaba

The Sustainable Development Institute (SDI)


Innovative Mechanisms For Better Responsible In Large-Scale Land Based Investment In Agriculture And Forestry Development In Vietnam

Nguyen Anh Phong1, Pham Quang Tu2, Ta Thu Trang1

1: Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam; 2: OXFAM Vietnam


Towards Responsible Agricultural Investment in Lao PDR: a study of agribusiness experiences

Justine Morven Sylvester

GIZ, Lao People's Democratic Republic

01-07: Boundary Demarcation and Territorial Governance
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Melchiade Bukuru
 

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

Fernando Galeana

Cornell University, USA


Conflict in Collective Formalization Processes: Opportunities for Transformation?

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

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


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

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


Addressing Encroachment on State Forest Land in Tunisia

Amanda Bradley, Jamel Kailene

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy

01-08: Challenges of Urban Expansion
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Patrick Lamson-Hall
 

Transitions to land tenure rights based on the ‘living customary law’: innovations to secure land rights in peri-urban areas of sub-Saharan Africa

Emaculate Ingwani1, Simon Bekker2

1: University of Venda, South Africa; 2: Stellenbosch University


Institutional Framework and Access to Land in Peri-urban Tanzania: A Perspective from Actors

Said Nuhu

Ardhi University, Tanzania


Planning rural areas in an urbanized world: Critical issue for Colombia

Margarita María Varón Perea1, Javier Caropresse1, Andres Mejía1, Angela Penagos2

1: Colombia Rural, Colombia; 2: RIMISP, Colombia

01-09: Towards Effective and Participatory Land Use Planning
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Jes Weigelt
 

Development Control in Practice: Protection of Agricultural Land in Kosovo

Shkelqim Daci1, Servet Spahiu2

1: GIZ, Kosovo; 2: Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning


Reframing Local Land Use Planning Methods and Tools In South West Cameroon as a Foundation for Secure Tenure, Sustainable and Equitable Rural Development, and REDD+

Tim Fomete3, James Acworth2, Arnaud Afana1, Richard Sufo3, Jos Bonnemaijer2, Uchendu Chigbu7, Harrison Ajebe4, Patrick Epie5, Massimiliano Rossi5, Thomas Sembres6, Pascal Douard3

1: Ministry of Economy, Plan and Territorial Management (MINEPAT); 2: LTS international; 3: Rainbow Environment Consult; 4: Ajemalebu Self Help (AJESH); 5: Rainforest Foundation UK; 6: European Forest Institute (EFI); 7: Technical University of Munich (TUM)


The "Where?" in Participatory Local Land Use Planning: A Web Mapping Approach in South-West Cameroon

James Acworth1, Thomas Maschler2, Tim Fomete6, Harrison Ajebe5, Pascal Douard7, William Apted1, Simone Vaccari1, Johannes Pirker8, Charlotte Wilczok3, Robert Kringel3, Patrick Epie4, Samuel Dieval4, Richard Sufo6, Patrice Nsegbe9

1: LTS international; 2: World Resources Institute (WRI); 3: German Federal Geosciences Institute (BGR); 4: Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK); 5: Ajemalebu Self Help (AJESH); 6: Rainbow Environment Consult; 7: European Forest Institute (EFI); 8: International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); 9: Ministry of Economy, Planning and Regional Development (MINEPAT), Cameroon


A Tool for Ensuring Policy Impacting Research Results in Land Use Land Cover and Land use Planning

John Kalisa

World Bank Group, Rwanda


Village by Village, Map by Map: Lessons for One Map Implementation - Affecting Synergies Between Villages, Regulatory and Administrative Structures, Through an Interconnected, Participatory and Community Centred-Approach to Village Boundary Settings (VBS) in Indonesia.

Dhyana Paramita

Abt Associates, Indonesia

01-10: Impact Evaluation of Land Registration
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Jennifer Lisher
 

Community Land Protection in Liberia: The Impact on Neocustomary Norms and Institutions

Alexandra Hartman1, Kate Marple-Cantrell2, Heather Huntington2, Adi Greif2

1: University College London, Political Science; 2: The Cloudburst Group, United States of America


Does Tenure Reform Influence Household Food Security?

Nining Liswanti, Esther Mwangi, Michael Ndwiga, Tuti Herawati, Anne Larson, Iliana Monterosso

Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia


Silver Bullets or Shooting Blanks: Estimating the Impact of Formal Land Property Rights on Economic Development in Rural Colombia.

Camilo Pardo1, Kurt Birson2

1: George Mason University, United States of America; 2: George Mason University, United States of America


Rural property rights and migration: evidence from Ethiopia.

Sebastian Kriticos

The London School of Economics, United Kingdom

01-11: Blockchain Technology in Land Administration: Use Cases
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Fredrik Zetterquist
 

The Swedish Land Registry Blockchain Project: Update and Implications for Modernizing Land Registration Systems

Henrik Hjelte, Todd Miller

ChromaWay, United States of America


Dubai Real Estate Block Chain

Khalifa Alsuwaidi

Dubai Land Department, United Arab Emirates- Emirates Real Estate Solutions


Blockchain and Land: Proof of Concept

Aanchal Anand1, Stela Mocan1, Yasemin Palta1, Peter Zhou1, Mahesh Karajgi1, Rumyana Tonchovska2

1: World Bank, United States of America; 2: Food and Agriculture Organization


Blockchain - Georgian Experience Phase II

Papuna Ugrekhelidze, Elene Grigolia

National Agency of Public Registry Ministry of Justice of Georgia, Georgia

01-12: Strategies to Strengthen Womens' Land Rights
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Janet Walsh
 

Gender Gap In Ownership To Agricultural Land In Rural Tanzania: Implications to Wealth Distribution

Sophia Kongela

ARDHI UNIVERSITY, Tanzania


Gender and Land Tenure Security in Gusii Kenya: Improving Household welfare through land Rights

Dolphine Kwamboka Isinta, Michael Flitner

Bremen University, Germany


Enhancing Women’s Land Rights Under Customary Tenure Through Issuance Of Certificates Of Customary Ownership And Communal Land Associations

Dorcas Wagima Okalany, Naome Kabanda

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda


Gender-disaggregated data: A key prerequisite for realizing women’s land rights in Africa

Fridah Wanjiku Githuku1, Dickson Njunge1, Michelle McLinden-Nuijen2

1: GROOTS Kenya; 2: LANDac/ Utrecht University, Netherlands, The

01-13: Creating Momentum for Land Policy Change
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Margaret Rugadya
 

Introducing WOLTS: Action-oriented research on women’s land tenure security in Mongolia and Tanzania

Elizabeth Daley1, Kristina Lanz1, Yansanjav Narangerel2, Amani Mhinda3, Zoe Driscoll1, Natsagdorj Lkhamdulam2, Joyce Ndakaru3, Jim Grabham1

1: Mokoro Ltd, United Kingdom; 2: People Centered Conservation (PCC), Mongolia; 3: HakiMadini, Tanzania


Nested Interconnection: Transgressing Community-Based Natural Resource Management towards Innovating Collective Landscape Mobilization

Ratchada Arpornsilp1,2, Rawee Thaworn2

1: Cornell University (CU), United States of America; 2: The Center for People and Forests (RECOFTC), Thailand


Using Data to Support Women’s Rights: Property Markets and Housing Rights through a Gender Equity Lens

Sylvia Luchini, Karly Kiefer, Bill Endsley

IHC Global, United States of America


Sharing Evaluation Findings with Community Stakeholders

Kate Marple-Cantrell

The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

     
10:00am
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10:30am
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby
10:30am
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12:00pm
02-01: Land in an interconnected world: Whose land? Whose Agenda?
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Ibrahim Mwathane

Translation

 

Setting the agenda for Government’s catalytic role in Democratic Republic of Congo: harnessing land resources for development

Lumeya Dhu Maleghi

Ministère des Affaires Foncières, Congo, Democratic Republic of the


The Role of Customary Authorities in Facilitating Governance

Drani Stephen Izakare

Madi Community


Developing requisite capacities for land governance in Africa

Paul Tchawa

University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon


Secured Land Rights and Sustainable Agricultural Investments

Harison Randriarimanana

Presidency in charge of Agriculture and Livestock, Madagascar


Envision Integrated Land Use Policy and Planning to Enahanced Land Governance in Ethiopia: Practice and Challenges

Ato Belete Tafere

Prime Minister Office, Ethiopia


Putting It All together: Whose Land? Whose Agenda?

Joan Kagwanja

UNECA, Ethiopia

02-02: Using Land Registries to Prevent Money-Laundering
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Nicolás Nogueroles

webex

 

The Fight to Eliminate Fraud, Corruption, Tax Avoidance and Evasion in Land Administration

David Laurence Magor

Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation, United Kingdom


Land Registries, Fraud and Money Laundering

Nicolás Nogueroles1, Jan Moerkerke2, Jacques Vos3, Luis Alberto Aliaga Huaripata4, Eduardo Martinez5, Oscar Rodriguez6

1: IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain; 2: ELRA (European Land Registries Association)Belgium; 3: Kadaster Holland; 4: Tribunal Registral de Peru; 5: Colegio de Registradores Spain; 6: Registro Nacional de Costa Rica


Fraud And Money Laundering in the Land Registry of Costa Rica

Oscar Rodríguez Sánchez

Registro Nacional, Costa Rica


European Directives and the Role of the Land and Business Registries Against Money Laundering and Terrorism

Carmen Miquel

IPRA-CINDER, Spain


Fraud Prevention Through the Key Registries in Netherland

Jacob Vos

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The


Money Laundering in Peru, Preventive Measures and Fight From the Public Registries

Luis Alberto Aliaga Huaripata

Superintendencia Nacional de los Registros Publicos, Peru


How to Fight Fraud by Double Sales and Overlapping Registration of Real Property in A Simple Way - the Belgian Example

Jan Moerkerke

ELRA - European Land Registry Association, Belgium

02-03: Harnessing New Technology for Land Data Capture & Management
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Rohan Bennett
 

Scalable Platform Based On Open Source For Land Administration Systems

Sergiy Lizenko, Maksym Kalyta, Vasyl Melnychuk

Innola Solutions, Inc., United States of America


Harmonizing Laws and Regulations with New Technologies and Innovations in Land Administration

Tarek Zein

Hansa Luftbild AG, Germany


Interconnected Donors: Sustainable Development from Pilot to Delivery at Scale

Kent Johan Ronny Nilsson1, Frank Pichel2, Maria Lodin3

1: Lantmäteriet, Sweden; 2: Cadasta Foundation, USA; 3: Kartverket, Norway


Sharing Information to make better decisions about our World

Trevor Taylor

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), United States of America

02-04: Leveraging the SDG Momentum and Monitoring Progress
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Jolyne Sanjak
 

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


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

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


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


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

Neil Sorensen1, Laura Meggiolaro1, Romy Sato2

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

02-05: Resilient Housing for Resilient Cities
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Anna Wellenstein
 

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

02-06: How Does Land Governance Affect Investors Risk Perceptions?
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Chris Jochnick
 

Deforestation Risks: Financial Costs and Tropical Agriculture Supply Chains

Gabriel Thoumi. CFA. FRM

Climate Advisers, United States of America


Facing Criticism: Responsibility, Large-Scale Land Acquisition, and its Critics

Tijo Salverda

University of Cologne, Germany


Land and Poverty through the prism of the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries: Sustainable development, Large Scale Land Based investments and its impacts on land rights, poverty alleviation and food security in Tanzania.

Maïmouna-Lise Pouye

University of Oslo, Norway


The First Biennial Investor Survey on Land Rights: Revealing the perceptions and practices of the private sector on land and resource issues and risks

Jeffrey Hatcher1, Sarah Lowery2, Daphne Yin1, Iris Dicke1, Michael Owen1, Yijia Chen3

1: Indufor North America, United States of America; 2: USAID; 3: Individual

02-07: Interventions for strengthening tenure security
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Abdu Muwonge
 

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

Elke Astrid Matthaei1,2

1: GIZ, Germany; 2: University 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

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

02-08: Approaches to Land Delivery for Urban Expansion
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Sue Bannister
 

Market-led Initiatives To Land Tenure Security In Ghana: Contribution Of Gated Communities

Richmond Juvenile Ehwi, Peter Tyler, Nicky Morrison

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom


Impact and Effectiveness of Urban Planning on City Spatial Development – A Case of Tanzania Secondary Cities

Chyi-Yun Huang1, Ally Hassan Namangaya2, MaryGrace Weber1, Isabel D Cantada1

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


Impact of Litigation on the Real Estate Market in Mumbai

Sahil Gandhi1, Vaidehi Tandel2, Alex Tabarrok3, Shamika Ravi4

1: Tata Institute of Social Sciences; 2: IDFC Institute; 3: George Mason University; 4: Brookings India and Member, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council

02-09: Linking Land Use to Tenure: Lessons From Brazil's CAR
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Bastiaan Philip Reydon
 

Environmental Rural Cadaster (CAR) in the Priority Municipalities for Deforestation Monitoring and Control in Amazonia, Brazil

Rejane Marques Mendes1, Bernardo de Araújo Moraes Trovão1, Janaína de Almeida Rocha1, Carlos Henrique Pires Luiz2, Leandro Meneguelli Biondo1, Carlos Eduardo Portella Sturm1, Ricardo Abad Meireles Mendonça3, Pedro de Almeida Salles1, Tatiana de Azevedo Branco Calçada1, Gustavo Henrique Oliveira1

1: Brazilian Forest Service / Ministry of the Environment; 2: Pro-Nature Foundation, Brazil; 3: German Agency for International Cooperation - GIZ


Rural environmental registry for traditional peoples and communities: Social participation and the history of enhancement of the module of registration

Gabriela Berbigier Gonçalves Guimarães Grisolia1, Janaina de Almeida Rocha1, Elisa de Siqueira2, Carlos Portella Sturm1, Rejane Marques Mendes1, Lilianna Gomes1

1: Ministry of Environment, Brazil; 2: GITEC-IGIP GmbH


FNDF Semi-arid Rural Environmental Registry Public Call: Experiences, Results and Perspectives

Lara Souto, Cristina Galvão Alves, Janaína Rocha

Brazilian Forest Service, Brazil

02-10: Efficiency and Growth Effects of Land Interventions
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Michael Toman
 

Legitimizing the State or a Grievance?: Land Restitution and Titling in Colombia

Jacob Kopas

Columbia University, United States of America


Land and Growth

Ejaz Ghani

World Bank, United States of America


Property Rights Reforms and Local Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico

Matthew Pecenco, Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

UC Berkeley, United States of America

02-11: Can Blockchain Technology support Land Administration?
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Marcela Villarreal
 

Blockchain, Real Estate, and Land Governance

Michael Graglia, Christopher Mellon

New America, United States of America


Blockchain Technology: The Safest Way For Better Land Governance?

Juan Pablo Soliz Molina

Thomson Reuters Bolivia s.r.l.


Evaluating the Use of Blockchain in Land Transactions: An Archival Science Perspective

Victoria Lemieux

The University of British Columbia, Canada


What Should We (Not) Do With Land Administration Data? The Risk Of Privatization And Blockchain`s Code As Law

Jacob Vos

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The

02-12: Securing Women's Land Rights in Customary Systems
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Caleb Stevens
 

Women’s Land Rights as a Pathway to Poverty Reduction A Framework and Review of Available Evidence

Ruth Meinzen-Dick1, Agnes Quisumbing1, Cheryl Doss2, Sophie Theis1

1: IFPRI, United States of America; 2: Oxford University


Exploring Gender-Biased Customary Land Tenure Systems in Ghana: Results from Focus Groups with Men and Women Farmers in the Northern Region

Gina Rico Mendez, Kathleen Ragsdale, Mary R. Read-Wahidi

Social Science Research Center at Mississippi State University, United States of America


Ensuring Gender Mainstreaming in the Design and Implementation of REDD + Related Activities

Katharina Siegmann

World Bank, United States of America


Innovations in Securing Land and Resource Rights for the Poor and Women in Customary Settings: the Case of Chamuka Chiefdom, Zambia

Solomon Mkumbwa1, Morgan Kumwenda2, Farirai Shumba3, Helen Nyamweru Ndungu1, Oumar Sylla1, Danilo Antonio1

1: UN-HABITAT/GLTN, Kenya; 2: His Royal High Chief Chamuka IV, Chisamba, Zambia; 3: People’s Process on Housing and Poverty in Zambia

02-13: Implementing Land Administration Projects
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Rexford Ahene
 

Improved land registration in Plateau State and its impact on land market and government revenue

Solomon Hoomlong1, Gabriel Arancibia2, Chiemeka Ngwu3

1: Plateau Ministry of Lands, Survey and Town Planning, Nigeria; 2: Thomson Reuters, Canada; 3: Teqbridge Ltd., Nigeria


Meeting the Governance Challenges of Agriculture Land Registration in Nigeria

Austen Okumo, Regina Birner

Hohenheim University, Germany


Digital Cadastre with Manual Land Tenure Systems Scale-Up in Ethiopia

EskedarZelalem Mengistu1, Tigistu G/meskel2, Adam Podolcsak1, Bernd Eversmann1, Tommi Tenno1, Tarek Zein3, Yohannes Redda2

1: NIRAS Responsible And Innovative Land Administration(REILA_2) Projec In Ethiopia; 2: Ministry Of Agriculture and Natural Resource Rural Land Administration and Use Directorate; 3: Hanas Luftbild


Best Practice in Land Administration Project Implementation: Challenging Existing Orthodoxies in Customary Land Governance in Ghana

John Bugri

KNUST, Ghana

     
12:00pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
Women's caucus
Location: MC 6-100
 
12:30pm
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2:00pm
00-12: Plenary: Using the SDGs to institutionalize reporting & analysis of land data
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Yongyi Min

VC with FAO - Rome

 

Enabling Gender-Disaggregated Reporting on Land Ownership and Use: How FAO Collaborates with Partners to Make It Possible

Pietro Gennari, Chiara Brunelli

FAO, Italy


Helping to Establish the Methodology for Country-level Data Collection on Key (Urban) Land Data Globally: The Role of UN Habitat

Aisa Kacyira, Robert Lewis-Lettington, Oumar Sylla

UN-HABITAT, Kenya


Moving SDG indicators 1.4.2. & 5.a.1 to tier I: Why and how

Gero Carletto, Klaus Deininger, Thea Hilhorst, Wael Zakout

World Bank, United States of America

2:00pm
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3:30pm
03-01: Urban Development: Rebuild and Plan Ahead
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Patrick Lamson-Hall
 

Making Room for Urban Expansion in Colombia

Nicolas Galarza

New York University, United States of America


Making Room for Urban Expansion in Ethiopia

Bizualem Admasu Nesir

Ministry of Urban Development and Housing, Ethiopia


Using Land Value Capture in Transport Oriented Development in Cape Town

Craig John Kesson

City of Cape Town, South Africa


Urban Growth Scenarios: Perspectives from Jordan, Indonesia, Côte d'Ivoire and Mexico

Ricardo Ochoa Sosa, Tania Guerrero Ríos, Carmen Valdez Berriozábal, Guillermo Velasco Rodríguez

CAPSUS S.C.


Evaluating the Impacts of the Dar es Salaam BRT System

Gharad Bryan3, Melanie Morten2, Bilal Siddiqi1

1: World Bank; 2: Stanford University; 3: London School of Economics

03-02: Towards more evidence-based land sector engagement in Africa
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Michael Kirk
 

Charting new ground: Towards an evidence-based approach to capitalize on Africa's land resources

Klaus Deininger

World Bank, United States of America


Reaping the Dividends of an Improved Land Administration System in Rwanda: A Post-land Tenure Regularisation Reflection

Emmanuel Nkurunziza

Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Kenya


Improving land taxation in Africa: Practical ways for moving ahead

Riel Franzsen

African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria


Improving Africa's Analytical Capacity on Land

Innocent Matshe

African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), Kenya

03-03: Increasing own-source revenue generation via improving land records
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Roland White
 

Property Tax Reform

Rajul Awasthi

World Bank, United States of America


Land Taxes: An Opportunity to Make Urbanization Self-financing

Michael Blake

International Growth Centre, United Kingdom


The Potential for Taxing Urban Vacant Land in Kampala, Uganda

Astrid Haas, Mihaly Kopanyi

International Growth Centre, Uganda


Harnessing Zambia’s Land Potential

Joseph Minango, Kelvin Chibangula

Ministry of Land and Natural Resources, Zambia

03-04: Harnessing the Benefits from a NSDI: Country Cases
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Maurice Barbieri
 

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


Spatial Data Infrastructure Diagnostic Tool - Partnerships for Implementation

Rumyana Tonchovska1, Kathrine Kelm2, Peter ter Haar3

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


Open Data and Spatial Data Infrastrcuture Develpment in Moldova

Ovdii Maria

Agency for Land Relations and Cadastre of Moldova, Moldova


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

Darko Vucetic, Borko Draskovic, Nemanja Paunic, Miroslav Hrcan

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia


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

03-05: Francophone Regional Panel: Bottom Up Land Administration
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Sarah Hayes
 

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


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

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


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

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

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


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

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

03-06: Can Supply Chain Management Help Improve Land Governance?
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Mario Cerutti
 

Leveraging Big Data to Promote Sustainable Supply Chains: The Case of Paraguay’s Beef Sector

Ryan Sarsfield2, Peter Veit2, Matt Sommerville1

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


Can Consumer-Led Initiatives Reinforce Government Action To Arrest Tropical Deforestation Driven By Industrial Agriculture?

Arthur Blundell

Natural Capital Advisors, United States of America


Multi-level public-private governance arrangements for sustainable palm oil in Indonesia

Pablo Pacheco

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Indonesia


Are Sustainable Pathways Possible for Oil Palm Development in Latin America?

Colombine Lesage1,2,3, Laurène Feintrenie3,4,5

1: ENSAIA, Nancy, France.; 2: Université de Lorraine, Nancy, France.; 3: CIRAD - Forests and Societies research unit, Montpellier, France.; 4: CATIE, Turrialba, Costa Rica.; 5: ICRAF, Lima, Peru.

03-07: Community-Led Land Governance
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Esther Mwangi
 

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


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

1: Community Land initiative (iTC); 2: Cadasta Foundation


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

Kate Fairlie1, Frank Pichel2, Serene Ho3

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


"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

03-08: The Link Between Planning and Urban Expansion
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Luis Triveno
 

Enabling Market to Deliver Affordable Urban Land and Housing at Scale: What Can We Learn and Adapt from China to Ethiopia?

Yan Zhang1, Ambachew Mekonenn2, Abebe Zeluel2, Peter Ellis1, Abebaw Alemayehu1, Isabel Cantada1, Abuye Aneley2

1: World Bank; 2: The Ministry of Urban Development and Housing


Land Use Problems and Land Management: A Land Inventory Study in Istanbul

Nihat Enver Ulger1,3, Selcuk Aydemir2, Can Iban3, Hakan Akbulut2

1: Avrasya Land Management and Urban Regeneration Strategy Development Center, Istanbul - Turkey; 2: Emlak Konut Real Estate Investment Trust, Turkey; 3: Okan University, Geomatics Engineering Department, Turkey


Spatial Planning Beyond Boundaries

Georg Jahnsen Jahnsen, Felix Knopf, Elke Matthaei, Abhishek Agarwal, Sumana Chatterjee, Tanaya Saha, Shriman Narayan

GIZ, India

03-09: Implementing Land Consolidation in Practice
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Morten Hartvigsen
 

Improving Land Management By Introducing The Achievements Gained Through Pilot Projects

Dragana Godjevac Obradovic

Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management, Directorate for Agricultural Land, Serbia


Making Land Consolidation Feasible in the Western Balkans - Establishing a Focal Sub-Regional Expert Hub

Michael Becker

GIZ - Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Kosovo


An Evaluation Of Land Consolidation Practices And Impact Assessment Of Projects: A Case Study Of Beyazaltin Village Land Consolidation Project In Eskisehir Province, Turkey

Metin Turker1, Harun Tanrivermis2

1: General Directorate; 2: Ankara University


Land Consolidation in Kosovo, Constrains and Difficulties

Pranvera Alshiqi Maloku

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) Gmbh, Kosovo


InteGra Powered PRIDE(TM)s - Resolving the problem of land fragmentation and enhancing crop productivity

Chanchal Pramanik, Srinivasu Pappula, Sudhakara Ganesh, Navin Twarakavi, Ravinkumar S, Richa Hukumchand, Avil Saunshi

Tata Consultancy Services, India

03-10: Impact Urban Land Reform on Affordable Housing
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Eric Heikkila
 

Land Tenure Systems and Urban Land Use: theory, and evidence from Kampala City

Julia Bird, Tony Venables

University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Understanding Housing Consumption Behavior Across The Formal And Informal Land Market Divide: Econometric Estimations And Household Views From Metropolitan Buenos Aires

Cynthia Goytia1, Robin Rajack2

1: Harvard University and Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic; 2: Inter American Development Bank


The Brazilian Housing Program - Minha Casa Minha Vida – Effect on Urban Sprawl

Ciro Biderman, Frederico Roman Ramos, Martha Hanae Hiromoto

Fundacao Getulio Vargas - Sao Paulo, Brazil


Housing at the Centre of Urban Policies: The Case of Peru

Emilio Matuk1, Luis Triveno2

1: 29x55, Peru; 2: World Bank

03-11: Framing Standards to Anticipate Tomorrow's Technologies
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Trevor Taylor
 

The Need For Technology And Approaches Of Tomorrow

Cornelis de Zeeuw, Christiaan Lemmen

Kadaster, Netherlands, The


Megatrends Shaping the Future Cadastral Systems

Kirsikka Riekkinen1,2, Pauliina Krigsholm2,1

1: Aalto University, Finland; 2: National Land Survey of Finland


Innovations in Land Data Governance: Unstructured Data, NoSQL, Blockchain, and Big Data Analytics Unpacked

Rohan Bennett, Mark Pickering, Jason Sargent

Swinburne Business School, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia


Future National Geospatial Agencies: Shaping Their Contribution To Society And The Sustainable Development Goals

John David Kedar, Kimberley Worthy, James Darvill, Victoria Giddings

Ordnance Survey, United Kingdom

03-12: Making Land Institutions more Gender Sensitive
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Katia Araujo
 

Women's Land Rights and Food Security in Kenya: Challenges and Opportunities

Muriuki Muriungi1, Patricia Kameri-Mbote2

1: University of Nairobi, Kenya; 2: University of Nairobi, Kenya


Women’s Land Rights in Liberia: How can they be Protected and Strengthened in the Land Reform Process?

Justine Ntale Uvuza1, Jennifer Duncan1, My-Lan Dodd1, Izatta Ngabe2, Lena Cummings3, Vivian Neal4

1: LANDESA, United States; 2: Land Governance Support Activity , Liberia; 3: Women’s NGO Secretariat of Liberia, Liberia; 4: Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia, Liberia


The Effectiveness of a Social Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Strategy in Changing Social Attitudes on Equal Rights to Property for Women – The Case of Kosovo

Merita Limani, Driton Zeqiri, Don Cuizon

USAID Property Rights Program, Tetra Tech


Customary land tenurein matrilineal societies of Tanzania: Does inheritance matter?Experience from Morogoro rural district

Jenesta Urassa

Ardhi University, Tanzania

03-13: Models for Land Administration Cases
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Ibrahim Mwathane
 

After the Title? Building a Multi-Stakeholder Platform in Support of Territorial Governance in Honduras

Roman Alvarez1, Enrique Pantoja2, Fernando Galeana3, Mary Lisbeth Gonzalez2

1: Property Institute; 2: The World Bank; 3: Cornell University


Sustainability Of Land Use And Land Tenure Systems: A Case Study Of Polatli District In Ankara Province, Turkey

Yesi̇m Ali̇efendi̇oglu, Harun Tanrıvermiş

Ankara University


Formalising Land Rental Transactions in Ethiopia – Is Land Certification enough?

Christina Mayr1, Ignacio Fiestas1, John Leckie2

1: Nathan Associates, United Kingdom; 2: DAI, United Kingdom


Securing Customary Land Rights For Development In Namibia: Learning From New Approaches, Opportunities And Social Settings.

Prisca Mandimika1, Jericho Mulofwa2

1: Ministry of Land Reform, Namibia; 2: Ministry of Land Reform - Project for Communal Land Development.

03-14: Roundtable: Land sector impact evaluations
Location: MC 2-850
Chair: Harold Liversage
 

Opening Remarks

Oumar Sylla

UN-Habitat, Kenya


Guidelines for Impact Evaluation of Land Tenure and Governance Interventions

Jennifer Lisher

Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America


Discussant

Heather Huntington

Cloudburst Consulting Group, United States of America


Discussant

Michael O'Sullivan

World Bank, United States of America


Discussant

Caleb Stevens

USAID, United States of America


Discussant

Jolyne Sanjak

Landesa, United States of America

   
3:30pm
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3:45pm
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby
3:45pm
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5:15pm
04-01: Land Value Capture to Finance Cities
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Valerie-Joy Santos
 

Creating Value to Capture It – Property Rights in Nairobi

Augustine Masinde Khaemba1, George Arwa2

1: Ministry of Land,Housing and Urban Development, Kenya; 2: Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning, Kenya


Land Value Capture in South Africa: Applicability and Constraints

Rob McGaffin

University of Cape Town, South Africa


Porto Maravilho: Creating Social and Economic Value through Revitalization of Rio de Janeiro’s Industrial Waterfront

Alberto Silva

UNHabitat, Brazil

04-02: Land Adminstration and Governance Performance Monitoring
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Klaus Deininger
 

Improving Coverage In A Challenging Environment: Evidence And Lessons From Kano

Malandi Umar Kura

Kano State Bureau for Land Management


Building a Unified Land Information System for All Tenure Types

Victorien D. Kougblenou

ANDF, Benin


Challenges And Benefits From Integrating Textual And Spatial Data

Oscar Rodríguez Sánchez

Registro Nacional, Costa Rica


From Diagnosis to Action: Using Monitoring Data to Improve Governance

Denys Nizalov1, Denis Bashlyk2

1: University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom; 2: Stategeocadastre


Real estate registration system in Dubai: leveraging innovation and the impact of data centralization

Sultan Alakraf

Dubai Land Department, United Arab Emirates

04-03: Building on the SDGs to Assist Countries Meeting Land Degradation Neutrality Goals
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Barbara Ryan
 

The SDG Indicator on Land Degradation Neutrality

Melchiade Bukuru

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, United States of America


Forests, Trees and Agroforestry: contribution to Land Degradation Neutrality

Robert Nasi

CIFOR, Indonesia


Landscapes and Land Degradation Neutrality

Janet Ranganathan

World Resources Institute, United States of America


The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia

Pushpam Kumar

UNEP, Kenya


Discussant

Gregory Scott

United Nations Statistics Division, United States of America

04-04: How Do Global Policies Support Local Change
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Christian Graefen
 

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

Wordsworth Odame Larbi

FAO, Ethiopia


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

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

1: Habitat for Humanity; 2: Cadasta


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

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


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

David Mitchell1, Darryn McEvoy1, Danilo Antonio2

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

04-05: Transforming Land Registration in Greece
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Chrysi Potsiou
 

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

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


A Model for Modernizing the Organization of Land Registration Systems

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

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


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

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


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

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


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

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

04-06: Adressing Impact of Large Scale Land Investments
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Jean-Philippe Colin
 

From Abundance to Scarcity: Consequences of Large Scale Land Acquisitions in central Mali.

Camilla Toulmin

Lancaster University/IIED, United Kingdom


Bottlenecks and Opportunities to Generate Economic and Environmental Benefits out of Sustainable Forest Plantations in Mozambique

Andre Aquino, Joao Moura

World Bank, Mozambique


Labor Impacts of Large Agricultural Investments: focus on Mozambique, Kenya and Madagascar

Perrine Burnod1, Ward Anseeuw2, Sara Mercandalli3, Aurelien Reys4, Markus Giger5, Boniface Kiteme6, Tsilavo Ralandison7

1: French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD) and Malagasy Land Observatory, Madagascar; 2: CIRAD and International Land Coalition (ILC), Rome; 3: CIRAD and University of Pretoria, South Africa; 4: CIRAD, France; 5: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern, Switzerland; 6: CETRAD (Centre for Training and Integrated Research In ASAL Development), Kenya; 7: University of Kyoto, Japan


Legal Claim Making in Large-Scale Land Based Investments – Does it Help Affected Communities?

Annette Schramm

University of Tuebingen, Germany

04-07: Operational & Legal Aspects of Community-based Data Capture
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Emidio Noormahomed
 

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

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


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

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


An Overview Of Innovative Tools For Land Tenure Documentation

Monica Lengoiboni, Christine Richter, Jaap Zevenbergen

ITC, University of Twente, Netherlands, The


Apps and Drones for Better Land Governance

Angela Arnante1, Rene Sanapo2, Jaime Faustino3

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

04-08: Policy Options for Shaping City Form
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Michael Sutcliffe
 

Achieving Urban Spatial justice in South Africa: Context, Reality and the Integrated Urban Development Framework

Michael Sutcliffe, Sue Bannister

City Insight (Pty) Ltd, South Africa


The Concentration Dilemma: Urban-Rural Transition in Metropolitan Area of Chengdu Since Early 2000s

Ting Chen

Future Cities Laboratory, ETH Zurich


Changing rural to urban in extractive territories. Land administration comparing Argentina, Chile, and Peru

Analia Garcia

MIT, United States of America


Using Data in Urban Planning To Decongest The City Of Nairobi: Lessons From Other Cities

Patricia K. Mbote1, Ian K. Mbote2

1: University of Nairobi, Kenya; 2: Car Design Research Cambridge

04-09: Land Readjustment: Case Studies
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Mansha Chen
 

Opening remarks

Catalina Marulanda

World Bank, United States of America


Housing Policies to Increase Resilience to Disaster and Climate Related Events in Colombia

Carlos Ariel Cortes Mateus, Luis Miguel Triveño Chan Jan

World Bank, Colombia


Land governance: Public and Private Planning practice for Land readjustment in Peri Urban areas in Ilala, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Nelly John Babere, Ibrahim Ramadhan

Ardhi University, Tanzania


Amaravati Capital City Land Pooling Scheme

Sreedhar Cherukuri2, Raghu Kesavan1, Jon Kher Kaw1, I. U. B. Reddy1, Fen Wei1

1: The World Bank, United States of America; 2: Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority, India


Land Readjustment: Solving Urban Problems Through Innovative Approach

Felipe Francisco De Souza1,2, Takeo Ochi1, Akio Hosono1

1: The Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan; 2: The University of Tokyo, Department of Urban Engineering, Japan

04-10: Games & Experimental Economics
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Tobias Vorlaufer
 

Political Trust, Risk Preferences, and Land-Taking Compensation: Evidence from Survey Experiments in China

Meina Cai1, Pengfei Liu1, Hui Wang2

1: University of Connecticut, United States of America; 2: Zhejiang University, P.R. China


Introducing and Terminating External Incentives: A Field Experimental Study of Forest Conservation as a Common-Pool Resource Dilemma

Nils Christian Hoenow, Michael Kirk

University of Marburg, Germany


System Dynamics model for preventing land expropriation conflict

Lu Zhang1, Shukui Tan2, Qiaowen Lin3

1: huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of; 2: huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of; 3: huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of


Political Instability and Perceptions of Land Tenure and Governance in Zambia

Ben Ewing

The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

04-11: Measuring Tenure Security Perceptions
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Alexandra Hartman
 

Measuring Citizen Perceptions of Tenure Security: Test Surveys of the Global Property Rights Index (PRIndex) in Tanzania, Colombia and India

Malcolm Childress1, David Spievack1, David Varela1, David Ameyaw2

1: Land Alliance, United States of America; 2: ICED, United States of America


Scrutinizing the Status Quo: Gender-disaggregated Implications of Social and Economic Transformations on Perceived Tenure Security in Mozambique

Hosaena Ghebru1, Fikirte Girmachew2

1: International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2: Ethiopian Development Research Institute


Measuring Community Perceptions of Tenure Security: Evidence from Four African Countries

M. Mercedes Stickler1, Heather Huntington2, Ben Ewing2

1: World Bank, United States of America; 2: The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

04-12: Legal & Practical Barriers to Gender Neutral Land Ownership
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Patricia K. Mbote
 

Women, Business and the Law 2018: data that matters for women's property rights

Nayda Almodóvar-Reteguis

The World Bank, United States of America


A Comparative Analysis of Women's Legal Rights to Land Worldwide

Camilla Schloss

Public Prosecutor's Office of Berlin, Germany


Achieving SDG Indicator 5.a.2 in the Western Balkans: Partnerships for Gender Equality in Land Ownership and Control

Margret Vidar1, Adela Llatja2, Naomi Kenney1, Rumyana Tonchovska1, Margreet Goelema2

1: FAO; 2: GIZ


Transformative reparations: A mean identify, eliminate and correct preexisting structural inequality on women's access to land

Adriana Catalina Ortiz Serrano, Adriana Catalina Ortiz Serrano

Independant, United States of America


Redesigning Procedures to Encourage Legal Recognition of Informal Relations to Property: The Case of “Informal Inheritance” in Kosovo’s Intergenerational Context

Gent Salihu

USAID Property Rights Program, Tetra Tech

04-13: Modernizing Land Policy & Administration in Asia
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Javier Molina Cruz
 

Systematic Land Registration in Rural Areas of Laos – from concept to scale

Julian Christopher Derbidge, Viladeth Sisoulath

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Lao People's Democratic Republic


Tenancy Reform: Restructuring Land Access of Sharecropping System Toward Sustainable Farming Practice in Indonesia.

Sukmo Pinuji

National Land Institute The Ministry of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial Planning, Indonesia


Digitization to Strengthen Land Administration: A Case of Nepal

Laxman Pokhrel

Liberty College, Nepal


Land Governance for Reserved Customary Land

Kelera Gadolo, Sereana Tuisabeto

I Taukei Land Trust Board, Fiji Islands

     
5:45pm
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8:00pm
Inter-American Network on Cadastre and Property Registry, a regional approach to improve land governance in Latin America
Location: OAS - 1889 F St. NW Washington DC

By invitation (Registered participants in the land and Poverty Conference from the Latin America region)

(Spanish only)

Deadline to RSVP: Friday March 16, 2018. Please contact Mike Mora MMora@oas.org.

Red Interamericana de Catastro y Registro de la Propiedad, un enfoque regional para mejorar la gobernanza de la tierra en América Latina
Location: OAS - 1889 F St. NW Washington DC

Por invitación (participantes de la region de América Latina registrados en la conferencia de tierras y pobreza del Banco Mundial)

Fecha límite para reservar participación: viernes 16 de marzo del 2018. Por favor contactar a Mike Mora MMora@oas.org.

http://portal.oas.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=4_88SMZMeig%3d&tabid=1821

 
7:00pm Poster Board 01-01
Location: MC Atrium
 

The experience of registration of agrarian reform settlements in the Rural Environmental Registry (CAR) in Brazil - Results and Outlook

Carlos Eduardo Portella Sturm1, Raimundo Deusdará1, Ângelo Ramalho1, Samuel Campos2, Janaina Rocha1, Leandro Biondo1, Gustavo Oliveira1, Gabriela Gonçalves1, Thaia Cacciamali3, Luiz Miranda1

1: Serviço Florestal Brasileiro -SFB, Brazil; 2: Universidade Federal de Lavras - UFLA, Brazil; 3: Instituto Nacional de Colonização e Reforma Agrária - INCRA, Brazil


The Rural Environmental Registry System and the Brazilian Rural Governance

Gustavo Oliveira, Carlos Sturm, Janaina Rocha, Bernardo Trovão, Raimundo Deusdará

Brazilian Forest Service, Brazil


Fueling Land Grabbing or Promoting Land Governance? - The Case of the Terra Legal Program in Brazilian Amazon

Rogerio Cabral3, Bettina Kupper2, Jose Dumont1, Robson Disarz1

1: SERFAL / SEAD / Terra Legal; 2: GIZ; 3: GIZ/GITEC/NEXUCS


Environmental Regularization Programs for Rural Properties and Holdings: a Forest Code strategy for strengthening land governance, expanding native vegetation cover, and sustainability of the rural landscape in Brazil.

Tatiana Calçada1, Magna Cunha2, Janaina Rocha1, Bernardo Trovão1, Rejane Mendes1

1: SFB, Brazil; 2: GIZ, Brazil


Environmental Compliance of Rural Landholdings in Regions of Economic Vulnerability in Brazil - The Case of CAR in The State of Maranhão, Northeast of Brazil

Lilianna Gomes1, Adolfo Dalla Pria Pereira2, Janaína Rocha1, Rebecca de Araujo Fiore1, Bernadete Lange3

1: Brazilian Forest Service, Brazil; 2: FUNATURA; 3: The World Bank

Poster Board 01-02
Location: MC Atrium
 

Indigenous people, conflicts and land governance in Brazil after the Constitution of 1988: an overview with focus on recent events

Vitor Bukvar Fernandes1, Delaíde Passos1, Bastiaan Philip Reydon1, Guilherme Bergo Leugi2

1: University of Campinas, Brazil; 2: University of South Australia, Australia


Complex Governance for a Complex Forest Code: the Solutions of the Rural Environmental Registry (CAR) in Brazil

Taiguara Alencar1, Janaína Rocha2, Carlos Eduardo Sturm2, Raimundo Deusdara2

1: GIZ, Brazil; 2: Brazilian Forest Service - SFB


Afro-Brazilian communities and traditional territories: achievements and barriers to guarantee land rights

Isabelle Alline Lopes Picelli1, Richard Martins Torsiano2

1: National Institute of Agrarian Reform, Brazil; 2: Food and Agriculture Organization


Land, State and Communities Remnant Quilombolas: As inheritances of the senzala in the 21st century

Delaíde Passos1, Adâmara Felício1, Daniella Scarassatti1,2, Bastiaan Reydon1

1: UNICAMP, Brazil; 2: Campinas City Hall

Poster Board 01-03
Location: MC Atrium
 

Conflict Prevention in the Great Lakes Region: A Case Study of the Agrarian Reform in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Martin Kiende

Univerisity of Kinshasa, United States of America


Risk and Reconstruction: Assessing the Conditions of Poverty and Landlessness for Internally Displaced People

Bilan Stribling

Columbia University, United States of America


Risks for the peace process in Colombia: the Land Fund and prospects for community and smallholder access to land

Andres Fuerte Posada

OXFAM Colombia, Colombia

Poster Board 01-04
Location: MC Atrium
 

The (un)broken Promise of Agroforestry: Case Study of Governance for Improved Fallows in Zambia

Michael Jacobson

Penn State, United States of America


Space Based Monitoring of Wetlands in Support of Sustainable Water Resource and Land Management

Michael Riffler1, Christina Ludwig1, Norman Kiesslich1, Christian Tottrup2, Andreas Walli1

1: GeoVille Information Systems and Data Processing GmbH, Innsbruck, Austria; 2: DHI GRAS, Hørsholm, Denmark


Sustainable Land Management- shielding the agriculture land with flood management and wetlands

Shamsuddin Ahmed

York University - York Centre for Public Policy and Law, Canada


An approach to linking Land governance to Water governance: Botswana case Study

George Thabeng1, Pako Modiakgotla2

1: Department of water Affairs, Botswana; 2: Department of water Affairs, Botswana

Poster Board 01-05
Location: MC Atrium
 

Mexican Land Reforms: Examining Exclusionary Resource Conservation Initiatives

Pablo Hernandez

Hollins University, United States of America


Conservation Mechanisms and Sustainable Communal Land Development: Lessons from Green Investment Initiatives in Laguna San Ignacio, Mexico

James Blair1, Marisa Quiroz2, Amanda Maxwell1, Anne McEnany2, Eduardo Najera3, Miguel Vargas4, Fernando Ochoa4

1: Natural Resources Defense Council, United States of America; 2: Internation Community Foundation, United States of America; 3: Wildcoast - Costasalvaje; 4: Pronatura Noroeste


Land Tenure And Renewable Energy Systems Linkages: Implications In The Global South

Mohammed Adil Sait1, Uchendu Eugene Chigbu2

1: University College London, United Kingdom; 2: Technical University of Munich, Germany

Poster Board 01-06
Location: MC Atrium
 

Land Ownership: Use of Informal Justice Mechanisms in Resettling of Widows in Kenya

Agnes Rogo

Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA)-Kenya, Kenya


Rigorous Impact Evaluation on Scalable Approaches towards Strengthening Land Governance: Empirical Evidence from Piloting the Gender Evaluation Criteria in Three Districts in Uganda

Samuel Mabikke1, Oumar Sylla1, Danilo Antonio1, Naome Kabanda2

1: UN-Habitat/GLTN, Kenya; 2: Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda


Understanding Gender Dynamics and Institutional Drivers of Land Access in Smallholder Maize Farms of Western Kenya

Dennis Olumeh1, David Otieno1, Willis Oluoch-Kosura1, Rahma Adam2

1: University of Nairobi, Kenya; 2: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT), Nairobi, Kenya


Using Traditional Conservation Methods For The Sustainable Use Of Riparian Land To Eradicate Feminized Poverty In Zimbabwe

Elizabeth Rutsate

University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe


Women’s Land Rights and Tenure Security in the Context of the SDGs; results of localizing SDGs in Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania

Sami Frestadius

UN Women, Ethiopia

Poster Board 01-07
Location: MC Atrium
 

Securing Women’s Land Rights Within The National Land Programme In Madagascar

Mino Harivelo Ramaroson1, Jean Ousmane Camara2, Herilala Axel Fanomezantsoa3, Tiana Razafindrakotohary4

1: HUAIROU COMMISSION, United States of America; 2: Ministry in charge of Presidential Projects, Planning and Equipment, Madagascar; 3: Ministry in charge of Presidential Projects, Planning and Equipment, Madagascar; 4: Ministry in charge of Presidential Projects, Planning and Equipment, Madagascar


Women’s Property Rights through the Household Life Cycle: Evidence from Nepal

Rajendra Pradhan2, Ruth Meinzen-Dick1, Sophie Theis1

1: IFPRI, United States of America; 2: Nepa School, Nepal


Women and Land rights in Brazil and India: A historical and comparative analysis concerning legal framework and social challenges

Ranjana Das1, Isabelle Lopes Picelli2

1: Oxfam India, India; 2: National Institute of Land Reform, Brazil


A gender-disaggregated Impact of the Pilot Systematic Land Tenure Regularization Program in Nigeria

Hosaena Ghebru1, Fikirte Girmachew2

1: International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2: Ethiopian Development Research Institute

Poster Board 01-08
Location: MC Atrium
 

'Fundamental Functionings' Of Landowners: Understanding The Relationship Between Land Ownership And Wellbeing Through The Lens Of ‘Capability’

Jyoti Rao

University Of Melbourne, Australia


Traditional Leaders as Moral Authorities: Experimental Evidence from Rural Zambia

Tobias Vorlaufer1, Thomas Falk2, Michael Kirk1

1: University of Marburg, Germany; 2: International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)


The Strength of the Village: a Community Based Model for Explaining Variation in Farmland Abandonment

Andrew Cartwright, Marija Drobnjakovic

Central European University, Hungary

Poster Board 01-09
Location: MC Atrium
 

Customary Land Governance in Zambia: Inertia, Confusion and Corruption

Ephraim Kabunda Munshifwa

Copperbelt University, Zambia


We Don’t Want Land Certificates!—Land Titling and Rural Land Governance in Contemporary China

Jin Zeng

Florida International University, United States of America


Northern Africa Land tenure systems' analysis based approach toward a core conceptual model in capacity building

Moha El-ayachi1, Eltaib Saeed Mohamed Ganawa2, Ousmane Waguf3

1: Department of Geodesy, SGIT,Institute of Agronomy and Veterinary Medecine, Morocco; 2: Geographical and environmental sciences, university of Khartoum, Sudan; 3: University of Nouakchout, Mauritania

Poster Board 01-10
Location: MC Atrium
 

Land Reforms in Kenya: Improved Land Tenure Security Motivates Increased Investments and Equity in Kilifi County

Ibrahim Mwathane1, James Kapanya Nguzo2

1: Land Development and Governance Institute (LDGI), Kenya; 2: County Government of Kilifi, Kenya


Mukono District Land Stakeholder’s Forum: A Multi-Stakeholder Approach To Unlocking Land And Property Related Challenges in Uganda

Stephen Kyakulumbye, Gerald Padde, David Matovu, Jeremiah Sembuya

Uganda Chrisitian University, Uganda

Poster Board 01-11
Location: MC Atrium
 

Building Land Markets in Developing Economies

Richard Baldwin1, Felicity Buckle1, Gavin Adlington2

1: DAI Europe, United Kingdom; 2: Independent


Improving The Effectiveness Of Land Tenure Programmes Using A Market Systems Approach

John Leckie1, Christina Mayr2, Ignacio Fiestas2

1: DAI, United Kingdom; 2: Nathan Associates, United Kingdom


Land Management And Land Market In Turkey: Basic Characteristics, An Analysis Of Legal And Institutional Regulations And Evaluation Of Possible Effects On Valuation Studies

Yesi̇m Ali̇efendi̇oglu, Harun Tanrıvermiş, Yunus Emre Kapusuz

Ankara University


“Land as a Driver of Inequality: The Effect of Land Use and Security Trends on the Poor and Vulnerable in Uganda”

Harriet Mbabazi1, Patience Akumu2, Jonathan Ochom3, Charles Opiyo4, Stephanie Burgos5, Fred Muhumuza6, Rebecca Kyomugisha7

1: Oxfam Uganda; 2: Oxfam Uganda; 3: Oxfam Uganda; 4: Oxfam Uganda; 5: Oxfam America; 6: Makerere University, Kampala; 7: Oxfam Uganda

Poster Board 01-12
Location: MC Atrium
 

Does Food Insecurity In Ontario Vary By Remoteness? Implications For Canadian Policy

Alexander Scholz, Brady James Deaton

University of Guelph, Canada


Assessment of Agricultural Land Reform in Thailand Using The Land Governance Assessment Framework

Nattapon Khanmad1, Dimo Todorovski2

1: Agricultural Land Reform Office, Thailand; 2: University of Twente, the Netherlands


The Resolution of Land Conflicts by the Strategy of the Solidarity Economy and the Social Mediation

Aboubakari Sylla

Cabinet de Consultance Internationale en Economie Sociale et Solidaire, Côte d'Ivoire


Reorienting Political Economy of Inclusive Agrarian Transformation in Nepal

Purna B. Nepali1,3, Deborah S. Rogers2, Joseph K. Assan3

1: Fulbright Fellow, Heller School for Social Policy & Management, Brandeis University, USA; 2: President, IfE (Initiative for Equality) & Affiliated Researcher, Institute for Research in the Social Sciences, Stanford University, USA; 3: Assistant Prof. Heller School for Social Policy & Management, Brandeis University, USA

Poster Board 01-13
Location: MC Atrium
 

A Concern For The Right of The Youth To Agricultural Land

Andrus Nnaemeka Ukaejiofo

Centre for Land Rights and Environmental Development (CLARED), Nigeria


Land Reforms In Nigeria: Issues, Problems And Solutions

Biyi Ismail, Oladele Ewulo, Adedeji Adewale

Ogun State Buareau of Lands and Survey, Nigeria


The Broad Powers of State Governors under the Land Use Act, 1978 and Land Governance in Nigeria.

Pat Onukwuli

University of Bolton, United Kingdom, United Kingdom


Nigerian Land Use Act 1978 and the Place of Urban Poor in Cities’ Development Plan

Gbenekanu Ledornu Mpigi

University Collede London, United Kingdom

Poster Board 01-14
Location: MC Atrium
 

Baseline Evaluation Findings from USAID’s Responsible Land-based Investment Pilot in Mozambique

Lauren Persha1, Jacob Patterson-Stein2, Sarah Lowery3

1: NORC at the University of Chicago, United States of America; 2: Management Systems International; 3: United States Agency for International Development


Evidence to Inform Liberia’s Land Policy: Evaluation Findings from Namati’s Community Land Protection Program

Kate Marple-Cantrell1, Heather Huntington1, Alexandra Hartman2

1: The Cloudburst Group, United States of America; 2: University College London, Political Science


Scrutinizing the status quo: Rural Transformation and Land Tenure Security in Nigeria

Fikirte Girmachew Abeje1, Hosaena Ghebru2

1: Ethiopian Development Research Institute, Ethiopia; 2: International Food Policy Research Institute


Game Theoretic Framework For Compulsory Acquisition

Jyoti Rao

University Of Melbourne, Australia

Poster Board 01-15
Location: MC Atrium
 

How farmland registration and certification affect farmers’ productive investments: evidence from China’s apple growers

Xingguang Li, Jundi Liu, Xuexi Huo

College of Economy and Management,Northwest Agriculture and Forest University, China, People's Republic of


Addressing the "How much?" in Land Use Planning: A Population And Consumption-based Model Approach to Estimating Future Demand for Land.

Johannes Pirker1,5, Aline Mosnier1, James Acworth2, Harrison Ajebe Nnoko Ngaage3, Pascal Douard4, Thomas Sembres4

1: IIASA; 2: Independent Consultant; 3: Ajemalebu Self Help (AJESH), Cameroon; 4: EU REDD Facility; 5: KU Leuven, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences


A Pessimist is an Optimist that Knows Geography

Emilio Matuk1, Luis Triveno2

1: 29x55; 2: World Bank


Looking at economic trade-offs from edible insects and bee keeping to carbon balances in African woodlands

Saliou Niassy, Tobias Landmann

International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Kenya

Poster Board 01-16
Location: MC Atrium
 

Analysis of Fragmented Agricultural Land Size and Its Effects on The Productivity and Farm Income of Small Holder Farmers in Amhara National Regional State, Ethiopia

Melese Haile1, Muluadam Getaneh Limenih2

1: Amhara National Regional State of Rural Land Adminstration and Use Bureau, Addis Ababa,Ethiopia; 2: Ethiopian Civil Service University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


The Natural Resource Curse and Women

Anja Tolonen, Sarah Baum

Barnard College, Columbia University, United States of America


Gender, Resource Rights, and the Role of Customary Authorities: A Multi-Site Study of Women’s Empowerment in Customary Settings

Heather Huntington, Adi Greif, Ben Ewing

Cloudburst Consulting Group, United States of America


The Role of Property Rights in Technology Adoption: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

Heather Huntington, Ajay Shenoy

University of California, Santa Cruz, United States of America