Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 10-100
Date: Tuesday, 26/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am01-10: Land consolidation: A tool to improve land use
Session Chair: Morten Hartvigsen, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Hungary
MC 10-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-10: Balancing rights, development and natural resources protection
Session Chair: Omoding James Peters Opio, AfDB, Côte d'Ivoire
MC 10-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-10: Can participatory land use planning help secure tenure?
Session Chair: Christopher Mulenga, University of Lusaka, Zambia
MC 10-100 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-10: Addressing the challenges of pastoral tenure
Session Chair: Stephanie Burgos, Oxfam America, United States of America
MC 10-100 
Date: Wednesday, 27/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am05-10: Overlapping jurisdictions at the peri-urban fringe
Session Chair: Shikha Srivastava, Tata Trusts, India
MC 10-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-10: Ensuring use of public land for public good
Session Chair: Jorge Espinoza, GIZ, Brazil
MC 10-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-10: Using public lands as a catalyst for equitable development
Session Chair: Devie Chilonga, Mnistry of Lands, housing and urban development, Malawi
MC 10-100 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-10: Community empowerment to ensure a fair investor negotiations
Session Chair: Lorenzo Cotula, IIED, United Kingdom


MC 10-100 
Date: Thursday, 28/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am09-10: Land administration: Cases from Africa
Session Chair: Chris Penrose Buckley, DFID, United Kingdom
MC 10-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-10: Land administration: Cases from Africa
Session Chair: Dominik Wellmann, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
MC 10-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-10: Land administration: Cases from Africa
Session Chair: Anthony Burns, Land Equity International, Australia
MC 10-100 
Date: Friday, 29/Mar/2019
9:00am - 10:30am12-06: National Land Observatories: a tool for transparency, accountability, and informed decision making over land for all
MC 10-100 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-06: Enabling voices, demanding rights: A guide to gender-sensitive community engagement in large-scale land-based investment in agriculture
MC 10-100 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-06: The East African community model contract for farmland investments: ensuring responsible investment in land in east africa.
MC 10-100