Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am
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10:00am
01-05: Lessons from Public-Private Partnerships in Land Administration
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Virgilio delos Reyes, De La Salle University (Manila), Philippines
 

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

10:30am
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12:00pm
02-05: Resilient Housing for Resilient Cities
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Anna Wellenstein, World Bank, United States of America
 

Resilient Housing for Resilient Cities

Theresa Williamson

Catalytic Communities, Brazil


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

Julie Abrams

MicroBuild Fund and Impact Investing Analytics, United States of America


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

Elizabeth Ann Hausler

Build Change, United States of America


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

Sarah Antos

World Bank, United States of America

2:00pm
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3:30pm
03-05: Francophone Regional Panel: Bottom Up Land Administration
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Sarah Hayes, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, France
 

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)

3:45pm
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5:15pm
04-05: Transforming Land Registration in Greece
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Chrysi Potsiou, FIG, Greece
 

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


 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
10:30am
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12:00pm
06-05: Improving Land Service Delivery in Africa II
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Moses Kusiluka, Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlement Development, Tanzania
 

Zambia’s National Land Titling Programme- challenges and opportunities

Emmanuel Tembo1, Joseph Minango1, Matt Sommerville2

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


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

Richard Oput1, Aurélie Milledrogues2, Christopher Burke2

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


Implementation Strategy for Land Administration in Mozambique

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

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


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

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

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

2:00pm
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3:30pm
07-05: Improving Land Service Delivery in Africa III
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Bernis Byamukama, UK Department for International Development, Rwanda
 

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

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

1: GIZ, Uganda; 2: Makerere University, Uganda


Incentives for Joint Land Titling: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

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

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


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

Bernis Byamukama

UK Department for International Development, Rwanda

3:45pm
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5:15pm
08-05: Can Community - Investor Negotiations be Fair?
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Rachael Knight, Namati, United States of America
 

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

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

1: Namati, Sierra Leone; 2: Namati; 3: CCSI


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

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

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


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

Lorenzo Cotula

IIED, United Kingdom


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

Kathryn Elizabeth Mathias

Illovo Sugar Africa Ltd, United Kingdom


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

Gad Asorwoe Akwensivie

Ghana Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana


 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am
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10:00am
09-05: Land Governance and VGGT
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Anna Locke, Overseas Development Institute, United Kingdom
 

Expropriation of Land Rights for Implementation of Mega Infrastructure Projects

Gert Michael Henningsen, Cecilie Ravn-Christensen, Kenneth Norre

LE34, Denmark


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

Frank Van Holst1, Morten Hartvigsen2, Francisco Ónega López3

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


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

Babette Wehrmann

Independent Consultant, Germany


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

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

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


Human Rights Based Monitoring of Land Governance

Jes Weigelt1, Alexander Mueller1, Michael Windfuhr2

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

10:30am
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12:00pm
10-05: Leveraging Land Governance and Sustainability in the 2030 Agenda
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Ward Anseeuw, CIRAD / INternational Land Coalition, Italy
 

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

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

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


Imagining Agriculture in 2030: Sustainable solutions, disruptive technology

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

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)


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

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

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


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

Tzili Mor, Jennifer Duncan

Landesa, United States of America

2:00pm
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3:30pm
11-05: Coming Together to Advocate Land Policy Reform
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Andreas Lange, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
 

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

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

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


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

Mary Mzubwa Ndaro

CARE International in Tanzania, Tanzania


Investing In Community Organizing To Advance Women Land Rights In Africa

Mino Harivelo Ramaroson1, Esther Mwaura-Muiru2

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


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

Godfrey Massay

Landesa, Tanzania


 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am
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10:30am
12-04: Innovative Packaging of Free, Public-domain Data
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep, World Bank, United States of America
 

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

Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep

World Bank, United States of America

11:00am
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12:30pm
13-04: Managed Land Services
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Jill Urban-Karr, Trimble Inc., United States of America
 

Managed Land Services by Ordnance Survey and Trimble

Jill Urban-Karr

Trimble Navigation, Ltd, United States of America

1:30pm
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3:00pm
14-04: Landuseplanner.org
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Pascal Douard, EU Redd Facility, Spain
 

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

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

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