Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Thursday, 28/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am09-01: Redistributive land reform in the 21st century
Session Chair: Michael Taylor, International Land Coalition, Italy
Preston Auditorium 
 

From fragmentation and elite capture to building new bridges in partnership: repurposing agrarian reform in South Africa in a new era

Laurel Oettle

AFRA, South Africa

09-01-Oettle-1285_ppt.pptx


Land reform policy in Indonesia

Harison Mucodompis

Ministry of Agrarian and Spatial Management/National Land Agency, Indonesia



Land reform debate in Indonesia

Dewi Kartika Abdul Hamid

Consortium for Agrarian Reform (KPA), Indonesia



Land reform policy in Colombia

Margarita Maria Varon Perea

Colombia Rural, Colombia



Land reform policy in Colombia

Javier Perez-Burgos

Ministerio de Agricultura y Desarrollo Rural, Colombia

 
8:30am - 10:00am09-02: Land tenure security and deforestation
Session Chair: Michael Toman, World Bank, United States of America
MC 13-121 
 

Indigenous land rights and deforestation: evidence from the Brazilian Amazon

Silke Heuser, Ariel BenYishay, Daniel Runfula, Rachel Trichler

The World Bank, United States of America



The impacts of a land tenure clarification project on deforestation and forest degradation in Guatemala

Ana Reboredo Segovia1, Eric Bullock1, Leonardo Corral2, Christoph Nolte1

1Boston University, United States of America; 2Inter-American Development Bank, United States of America

 
8:30am - 10:00am09-03: Potential and pitfalls of using drone imagery
Session Chair: Edward Anderson, World Bank group, Tanzania
MC 2-800 
 

Governance frameworks for the sustainable implementation of UAVs in Rwanda.

Ine Buntinx, César Casiano, Joep Crompvoets

KU Leuven, Belgium

09-03-Buntinx-678_paper.pdf
09-03-Buntinx-678_ppt.pdf


Smart cadaster. Coupling imagery from drones and street-view with proper incentives to promote sustainable urban cadasters in developing countries.

Victor Endo1, Luis Triveno2

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

09-03-Endo-1184_paper.pdf
09-03-Endo-1184_ppt.pdf


A study on supporting reservoir management using spatial information for preparations for drought

Jinwoo Park

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corp., Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

09-03-Park-820_paper.pdf
09-03-Park-820_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-04: Harnessing benefits from urban planning
Session Chair: Eric Heikkila, University of Southern California, United States of America
MC 4-100 
 

Contribution of urban green infrastructure to achieve sustainable development goals: an innovative mechanism to bring different actors together

Sisay Nune Hailemariam

World Bank, Ethiopia

09-04-Hailemariam-115_paper.pdf
09-04-Hailemariam-115_ppt.pptx


Inclusive development? Paradox of state-led land development in India

Urmi Sengupta1, Sujeet Sharma2

1Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom; 2Architecture, Planning and Environment LTD, United Kingdom

09-04-Sengupta-372_paper.pdf
09-04-Sengupta-372_ppt.pptx


Assessment of urban upgrading interventions in mekong delta region in Vietnam

Mansha Chen1, Van Thang Nguyen2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2National Economics University, Vietnam

09-04-Chen-117_paper.pdf
09-04-Chen-117_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-05: SDGs on land: Methodology and reporting
Session Chair: Sydney Gourlay, World Bank, United States of America

VC/ webex

MC 5-100 
 

Reporting on SDG indicator 1.4.2 for high income countries: the case of the U.S.

Benjamin Linkow1, Caleb Stevens3, Jennifer Lisher2

1Landesa, United States of America; 2Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America; 3USAID, United States of America

09-05-Linkow-795_paper.pdf
09-05-Linkow-795_ppt.pptx


Considering the multidimensional nature of tenure security in land policies

Anni Valkonen

University of East Anglia, UK

09-05-Valkonen-1011_ppt.pptx


Measuring perceived tenure insecurity: issues, challenges, and recommendations

Benjamin Linkow

Landesa, United States of America

09-05-Linkow-1080_ppt.pptx


Discussant (Webex)

Leman Yonca Gurbuzer

Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy

 
8:30am - 10:00am09-06: Monitoring global commitments on land tenure
Session Chair: Astrid Jakobs de Padua, World Bank, United States of America
MC 6-100 
 

The Global Land Rights Index: a new methodology to measure human rights frameworks for land

Tiernan Mennen

Abt Associates, United States of America

09-06-Mennen-533_paper.pdf
09-06-Mennen-533_ppt.pptx


Land Governance Indexes: Opportunities to assess progress of adoption of VGGT principles in policy, legal and institutional framework of land governance

Brian Gideon Washe Kazungu1, Francisco Carranza2

1Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Kenya; 2Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (HQ)

09-06-Kazungu-608_paper.pdf
09-06-Kazungu-608_ppt.pptx


Guidelines for effective and impactful SDG reporting of progress on land rights

Diana Fletschner

Landesa, United States of America

09-06-Fletschner-814_paper.pdf
09-06-Fletschner-814_ppt.ppt


Creating effective data and information tools for monitoring the VGGT

Neil Sorensen1, Laura Meggiolaro1, Romy Sato2

1Land Portal Foundation, Netherlands; 2Global Donor Platform for Rural Development, Germany

09-06-Sorensen-1059_paper.pdf
09-06-Sorensen-1059_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-07: Building crowd-sourced data into formal systems
Session Chair: Achilles Kallergis, New York University, United States of America
MC 7-100 
 

Is it possible to collect low-cost household data on slum conditions? Evidence from slum dwellers enumerations

Achilles Kallergis

New York University, United States of America

09-07-Kallergis-485_paper.pdf
09-07-Kallergis-485_ppt.pptx


Evidence-based community-driven mapping: Catalyzing city planning and service provision in Muntinlupa and other cities

Louie Robert Cabaltera Posadas1, Deanna Ayson2, Ruby Papeleras3, Christopher Ebreo1, Lunalyn Cagan4, Danilo Antonio4, John Gitau4

1Technical Assistance Movement for People and Environment Inc. (TAMPEI), Philippines; 2Philippine Action for Community-led Shelter Initiatives Inc. (PACSII), Philippines; 3Homeless People's Federation Philippines Inc. (HPFPI), Philippines; 4Global Land Tool Network (GLTN), Kenya

09-07-Posadas-555_paper.pdf
09-07-Posadas-555_ppt.pdf


“Information is power only if used “-Improving Tenure security in informal settlements using participatory data collection: The case of Informal settlements in Gobabis Namibia

Menare Royal Mabakeng

Namibia University of Science and Technology

09-07-Mabakeng-931_paper.pdf
09-07-Mabakeng-931_ppt.pptx


Count me in: the case of improving tenure security of slum dwellers in peri-urban Lusaka

Charity Chinsenda- Kalombo1, Hellen Nyamweru-Ndungu2, Moonga Chilanga3, John Gitau2, Oumar Sylla2, Danilo Antonio2

1Lusaka City Council, Zambia; 2UN Habitat, Kenya; 3UN Habitat, Zambia

09-07-Chinsenda- Kalombo-596_paper.pdf
09-07-Chinsenda- Kalombo-596_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-08: Evaluating impacts of tenure interventions
Session Chair: Heather Huntington, DevLab@Duke, United States of America
MC 8-100 
 

Evaluating the impact of community forestry practices in Sumatra island, Indonesia

Andika Putraditama1, Yeon-Su Kim2, Andrew Sánchez Meador2

1World Resources Institute, Indonesia; 2Northern Arizona University, School of Forestry, United States of America

09-08-Putraditama-691_paper.pdf
09-08-Putraditama-691_ppt.pdf


Impact, diffusion and scaling-up of a comprehensive land-use planning approach in the Philippines – Results from a rigorous impact evaluation

Gerald Leppert

DEval - German Institute for Development Evaluation, Germany

09-08-Leppert-1111_paper.pdf
09-08-Leppert-1111_ppt.pdf


Results from land tenure formalization activities in the Senegal River valley: a mixed-methods evaluation at medium-term

Sarah Hughes, William Valletta

Mathematica Policy Research, United States of America

09-08-Hughes-720_paper.pdf
09-08-Hughes-720_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-09: Bottom-up approaches: A key to land use planning
Session Chair: Klaus Ackermann, Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
MC 9-100 
 

Increasing access to land for housing for Irula tribal families: Lessons from implementing the Solid Ground Campaign in India

Rebecca Ochong1, Rajan Samuel2, Suseela Anand2

1Habitat for Humanity International, Philippines; 2Habitat for Humanity, India

09-09-Ochong-154_paper.pdf
09-09-Ochong-154_ppt.pdf


Giving the land back to people : solving colonial cases of land-grabbing in Madagascar

Ketakandriana Rafitoson

Transparency International - Initiative Madagascar, Madagascar

09-09-Rafitoson-807_paper.pdf
09-09-Rafitoson-807_ppt.pptx


Examining how land laws have implemented GLTN tools

Nicholas Tagliarino

UN Habitat, The Netherlands

09-09-Tagliarino-951_paper.pdf
09-09-Tagliarino-951_ppt.pptx


Sustaining sustainable development: Leveraging human rights structures to implement land-related SDGs

Bethany Roberts

Landesa, United States of America

09-09-Roberts-1161_paper.pdf
09-09-Roberts-1161_ppt.pdf
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-10: Land administration: Cases from Africa
Session Chair: Chris Penrose Buckley, DFID, United Kingdom
MC 10-100 
 

Appropriateness of land administration domain ontological model for the national land governance and the promotion of foreign investments

Moulay Abdeslam Adad1, El Hassane Semlali2, Moha El-Ayachi3, Fatiha Ibannain4

1ANCFCC, Morocco; 2IAV Hassan II, Morocco; 3IAV Hassan II, Morocco; 4ANCFCC, Morocco

09-10-Adad-879_paper.pdf
09-10-Adad-879_ppt.pptx


Scaling up the more systematic land certification method in Madagascar – issuing 106,000 land certificates in seven months

Soja Sesy1, Zo Fanantenana Ravelomanantsoa1, Danielle Haingonavalona2, Lie Maminiaina1

1Agriculture Growth and Land Management Project, Madagascar; 2Ministry of Land Management and Land Tenure, Madagascar

09-10-Sesy-999_paper.pdf
09-10-Sesy-999_ppt.pptx


Indicators' assessment of Land Governance in Morocco: a preliminary study

Moha El-ayachi1, Tayeb Tachallait1, Omar Amanar2, Tarik Ouachaou2, Loubna EL Mansouri1

1Institute of Agronomy and Veterinary Medecine, Morocco; 2Graduate Engineers, Morocco

09-10-El-ayachi-170_paper.pdf
09-10-El-ayachi-170_ppt.pptx


Land Sectoral Policy document: the ultimate challenge for efficient land governance.

Nyamwoga Bayengeha Floribert

D. R. CONGO Government, Congo, Democratic Republic of the

 
8:30am - 10:00am09-11: Land as instrument for post-conflict peacebuilding
Session Chair: David F. Varela, Global Land Alliance, Colombia
MC C1-100 
 

Housing, land and property (HLP) rights for Syrian women

Laura Cunial, Juliette Syn

Norwegian Refugee Council, Syria

09-11-Cunial-474_paper.pdf
09-11-Cunial-474_ppt.pptx


Developing land tenure risk indicators in FCV contexts

Paul Prettitore

The World Bank, United States of America

09-11-Prettitore-476.docx


Technology, policy, national systems and local civil society: using a mobile application to protect the housing, land and property rights of displaced people in Honduras

Jamila El Abdellaoui1, Lorena Nieto Padilla2, Juan Carlos Betancur2

1UNHCR, The Netherlands; 2UNHCR, Honduras

09-11-El Abdellaoui-977_paper.pdf
09-11-El Abdellaoui-977_ppt.ppt


Environmental peacebuilding through participatory social cartography: land, property and social data mapping of ground zero or most affected area to assist Marawi city recover from violent conflict

Michelle Angelica Go

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Republic of the Philippines

09-11-Go-866_paper.pdf
09-11-Go-866_ppt.pptx
 
8:30am - 10:00am09-12: How can large investors be held accountable?
Session Chair: Samuel Kimeu, Transparency International Kenya, Kenya
MC C1-200 
 

Open EIA reporting and contracting for sustainable land and natural resource development in Cambodia

Thy Try, Hindley David

Open Development Cambodia (ODC), Cambodia



Undisclosed: Practical examples of financial sector disclosure and why it’s critical for communities to know who is financing activities on their land

Shona Hawkes, Christian Donaldson

Oxfam International, Australia



Estimating industrial concession area in the developing world: Results and conclusions

Donald Bryson Ogden, Christina Healy

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America

 
10:00am - 10:30amCoffee Break
Front Lobby 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-01: Indigenous tenure for resilience and reconciliation
Session Chair: Enrique Pantoja, World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
 

Modelling land-use change for indigenous socio-economic development: Curve Lake First Nation, Canada

Robert Fligg1,2

1Natural Resources Canada; 2University of Waterloo, Canada

10-01-Fligg-318_paper.pdf
10-01-Fligg-318_ppt.pptx


Innovations in Indigenous land tenure in Canada: Reconciliation as the catalyst

Akbarali Karsan, Gavin Lawrence, Robert Fligg, Erin Tompkins, Steven Rogers, Brian Ballantyne

Natural Resources Canada, Canada

10-01-Karsan-326_paper.pdf
10-01-Karsan-326_ppt.pptx


Exploring pluralism: building resilience and respect

Raelene Webb

Murray Chambers, Australia

10-01-Webb-707_paper.pdf
10-01-Webb-707_ppt.ppt


First nations' post-counter map praxis

Francis Cadeau

Royal Roads University, Canada

10-01-Cadeau-828_paper.pdf
10-01-Cadeau-828_ppt.ppt
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-02: How to achieve the SDG goals and global commitments on land?
Session Chair: Clarissa Augustinus, Independent, Ireland
MC 13-121 
 

Global donor working group on land: what is the way forward?

Chris Penrose Buckley

DFID, United Kingdom

10-02-Penrose Buckley-1242_ppt.pptx


Discussant

Mika-Petteri Törhönen

The World Bank, United States of America



Discussant

Fridah Githuku

GROOTS Kenya, Kenya



Discussant

Janak Raj Joshi

Ministry of Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Nepal



Discussant

Jolyne Sanjak

Tetratech, United States of America



Discussant

Michael Taylor

International Land Coalition, Italy



Closing remarks

Peter Sidler

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ethiopia

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-03: Potential and pitfalls of using drone imagery
Session Chair: Tobias Landmann, Remote Sensing Solutions GmbH, Germany
MC 2-800 
 

Drones and the structure from motion (SfM) technique in cadastral surveying

Walter Volkmann

MicroAerial Projects LLC, United States of America

10-03-Volkmann-502.docx


Drone-based geomatics land data acquisition methodology - case study: city of Adama and rural area of Mojo, Ethiopia

Sukhee Cho1, Munseok Lee1, Solomon Kebede2

1Hojung Solutions CO. LTD, Korea, Republic of (South Korea); 2Ministry of Urban Development and Housing, The Government of Ethiopia

10-03-Cho-543_paper.pdf
10-03-Cho-543_ppt.pdf


Evaluation of UAV-based technology to capture land rights in Kenya: displaying stakeholder perspectives through interactive gaming

Claudia Stocker1, Mila Koeva1, Jaap Zevenbergen1, Rohan Bennett2,3

1University of Twente ITC, The Netherlands; 2Swinburne Business School, Australia; 3Kadaster International, The Netherlands

10-03-Stocker-649_paper.pdf
10-03-Stocker-649_ppt.pptx


The challenges and opportunities of AI and drone technology in land management and poverty assessment

Daniel Cocanu1, Bogdan Nedelcu2, Traian Rebedea1, Marius Leordeanu2

1Teamnet, Romania; 2Autonomous Systems, Romania

10-03-Cocanu-557_paper.pdf
10-03-Cocanu-557_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-04: Harnessing the scope for incremental tenure upgrading
Session Chair: Abdu Muwonge, World Bank, Kenya
MC 4-100 
 

Formalizing the informal through incremental tenure strengthening in urban Battambang: Experience on tenure transformation in Cambodia

Rebecca Ochong1, Bells Regino-Borja2, Bernadette Bolo-Duthy2, Keo Kanika2

1Habitat for Humanity International, Philippines; 2Habitat for Humanity, Cambodia

10-04-Ochong-322_paper.pdf
10-04-Ochong-322_ppt.pptx


The Odisha Liveable Habitat Mission: The process and tools behind the world’s largest slum titling project

Frank Pichel1, Shishir Ranjan Dash2, G. Mathivathanan3, Shikha Srivastava2

1Cadasta Foundation, United States of America; 2Tata Trusts, India; 3Housing and Urban Development Department, Government of Odisha State, India

10-04-Pichel-487_paper.pdf
10-04-Pichel-487_ppt.pptx


Urban landholding registration in Ethiopia: law and practice

Abdu Hussein

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-05: The role of land in structural transformation
Session Chair: Jonathan Conning, Hunter College and The Graduate Center, CUNY, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 

Poverty, Inequality, and Agriculture in the EU

Joao Pedro Azevedo, Rogier J. E. Van Den Brink, Paul Corral, Montserrat Ávila, Hongxi Zhao, Mohammad-Hadi Mostafavi

The World Bank, United States of America



Small farms, large farms and international productivity differences

Yaoqi Lin1, Jonathan Conning1,2

1The Graduate Center, City University of New York, United States of America; 2Hunter College, City University of New York, United States of America



The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India

Ejaz Ghani, Gilles Duranton

World Bank, United States of America



At what price? Price supports, agricultural productivity, and misallocation

Nandita Krishnaswamy

University of Southern California, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-06: Data to determine compensation for land acquisition
Session Chair: James Kavanagh, RICS, United Kingdom
MC 6-100 
 

Utilizing UAV images for large-scale land development compensation: A case of prevention for compensation speculation in South Korea

Hyeondong Yang

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corp., Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

10-06-Yang-546_paper.pdf
10-06-Yang-546_ppt.pdf


Improve the land acquisition system with a technology based processes approach

Jean Brice Tetka

Transparency International-Secretariat, Germany

10-06-Tetka-854_paper.pdf
10-06-Tetka-854_ppt.pdf


Analysing governance in the informal land compensation approaches in customary areas of Ghana

Anthony Arko-Adjei1, Elias Danyi Kuusaana2, Emmanuel Offei Akrofi1

1Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana; 2University of Development Studies, Tamale, Ghana

10-06-Arko-Adjei-1096.docx


Valuation and compensation under Zimbabwe post 2000 land reform program

Maxwell Mutema

Independent Consultant, Zimbabwe

10-06-Mutema-717_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-07: New aspects of land reform in Africa
Session Chair: Michael Becker, GIZ - Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Kosovo
MC 7-100 
 

Using remote-sensed data and machine learning to measure the impact of Zimbabwe's Fast Track Land Reform Programme on crop cultivation and vegetation quality

Dieter von Fintel1,2, Tawanda Chingozha1

1Stellenbosch University, South Africa; 2Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Bonn, Germany

10-07-von Fintel-265_paper.pdf
10-07-von Fintel-265_ppt.pdf


Land reform policy-induced access to agricultural land and nutritional outcomes in Zimbabwe

Carren Pindiriri, Innocent Matshe

University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

10-07-Pindiriri-615_paper.pdf
10-07-Pindiriri-615_ppt.pptx


Building a National Spatial Data Infrastructure one step at a time- the case for Zambia

Emmanuel Tembo, Joseph Minango

Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Zambia

10-07-Tembo-450_ppt.pptx


Assessing communal land use management related policy /legislative setting and applications in Bir-Temicha watershed, upper Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia

Tenaw Hailu Tedela

GiZ, Africa Union, Ethiopia

10-07-Tedela-256_paper.pdf
10-07-Tedela-256_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-08: Evaluating impacts of tenure interventions
Session Chair: Andreas Lange, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany
MC 8-100 
 

Endline evaluation findings for USAID’s responsible land-based investment pilot in Mozambique

Lauren Persha1, Jacob Patterson-Stein2, Sarah Lowery3

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

10-08-Persha-764_paper.pdf
10-08-Persha-764_ppt.pdf


The impacts of Second-Level Land Certification (SLLC) in Ethiopia: empirical evidence using panel data

Hosaena Ghebru1, Fikirte Girmachew2

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

10-08-Ghebru-420.docx


Mobilizing for title: A mixed-methods randomized evaluation of a homestead land rights initiative in Bihar, India

Andre Nickow1, Sanjay Kumar2

1Northwestern University, United States of America; 2Deshkal Society, India

10-08-Nickow-901_paper.pdf
10-08-Nickow-901_ppt.pptx


Certified to stay? Experimental evidence on property rights and migration in Benin

Ioana Botea1, Markus Goldstein1, Kenneth Houngbedji2, Florence Kondylis1, Michael O'Sullivan1, Harris Selod1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Agence Française de Développement, France

10-08-Botea-1130_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-09: Capacity building: Lessons from experience
Session Chair: Charl-Thom Hilgardt Bayer, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia
MC 9-100 
 

Equal partnership in the capacity building project Eduland2: conceptual design, implementation, successes, challenges & lessons learnt

Reinfried Mansberger1, Sayeh Kassaw Agegnehu2, Gerhard Navratil3, Gebeyehu Belay Shibeshi4

1University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria; 2Debre Markos University, Ethiopia; 3Technische Universitaet Wien, Austria; 4Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia

10-09-Mansberger-411_paper.pdf
10-09-Mansberger-411_ppt.pptx


Encouraging women’s land rights and promoting female land professionals: A twin track approach to enhancing land governance

Zerfu Hailu Gebrewold, Gladys Savolainen, Tommi Tenno

NIRAS/Ethiopia, Ethiopia

10-09-Gebrewold-1025_paper.pdf
10-09-Gebrewold-1025_ppt.pptx


The land research capacity of Africa: new research centre concept for catalysing improved land governance

Uchendu Eugene Chigbu1, Gaynor Paradza2, Simon Peter Mwesigye3

1Technical University of Munich, Germany; 2Independent Consultant, South Africa; 3UN-Habitat / GLTN, Uganda

10-09-Chigbu-206_paper.pdf
10-09-Chigbu-206_ppt.pptx


The ADLAND model: Transformative experiences and lessons in human capital development in land governance in Africa

Pamela Duran Diaz

Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany

10-09-Duran Diaz-466_paper.pdf
10-09-Duran Diaz-466_ppt.pptx


Scaling emerging geospatial technologies for land administration: understanding institutional innovation dynamics through a Technological Innovation System perspective

Serene Ho1,2, Tarek Zein3, Placide Nkerabigwi4, Valérie Pattyn1,5, Joep Crompvoets1

1KU Leuven, Belgium; 2RMIT University, Australia; 3Hansa Luftbild AG, Germany; 4INES Ruhengeri, Rwanda; 5Leiden University, The Netherlands

10-09-Ho-566_paper.pdf
10-09-Ho-566_ppt.pptx
 
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 
 

From registration to sustainability: developments in Rwanda

Nishimwe Marie Grace, Biraro Sam

Rwanda Land Management and Use Authority, Rwanda

10-10-Marie Grace-456_paper.pdf
10-10-Marie Grace-456_ppt.ppt


EDOGIS comes online, an evaluation

Stephen Calder

GIS/Transport, United States of America

10-10-Calder-821_paper.pdf
10-10-Calder-821_ppt.pptx


Piloting urban land systematic adjudication and registration in Ethiopia:

Solomon Mammo1, Alexius Santoni2

1Federal Urban Land and Landed Property Registry, and Information Agency, Ethiopia; 2IGN France International, France

10-10-Mammo-930_paper.pdf
10-10-Mammo-930_ppt.ppt


The innovative national rural land administration information system of Ethiopia

Tarek Zein1, Tigistu Gebremeskel2, Tommi Tenno3, Yohannes Redda3, Teweldemedhin Aberra4

1Hansa Luftbild AG, Germany; 2Ministry of Argriculture and Natual Resources, Ethiopia; 3NIRAS, Finland; 4IINTAPS, Ethiopia

10-10-Zein-132_paper.pdf
10-10-Zein-132_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-11: Remote sensing and deep learning for agricultural productivity
Session Chair: Felix Rembold, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, Italy
MC C1-100 
 

Use of earth observation and land parcel identification in supporting the implementation of the common agricultural policy

Felix Rembold

Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, Italy

10-11-Rembold-1227_ppt.pptx


Satellite crop monitoring within World Bank project on land management transparency in Ukraine

Nataliia Kussul1, Denys Nizalov2, Andrii Shelestov1, Mykola Lavreniuk3, Sergii Skakun4, Andrii Kolotii1, Vladimir Vasiliev5, Eugene Karlov5

1Space Research Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and State Space Agency of Ukraine; 2University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom; 3National Technical University of Ukraine, Ukraine; 4University of Maryland College Park, United States of America; 5EOS Data Analytics, Ukraine

10-11-Kussul-1192_paper.pdf
10-11-Kussul-1192_ppt.pptx


Proximate sensing of food types and land uses in Thailand using street-level photography and deep learning

Martha Bohm, John Ringland, So-Ra Baek

University at Buffalo, United States of America

10-11-Bohm-758_paper.pdf
10-11-Bohm-758_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-12: Large investments: Protecting human rights & environment
Session Chair: Ward Anseeuw, International Land Coalition, Italy
MC C1-200 
 

The ASEAN guidelines on promoting responsible investment in food, agriculture and forestry

Sarah Brewin, Francine Picard Mukazi, Carin Smaller

International Institute for Sustainable Development, Switzerland



Private law and agricultural development – Improving agricultural land investment contracts and making them consistent with the VGGT and CFS-RAI Principles

Ignacio Tirado1, Neale Bergman1, Margret Vidar2

1UNIDROIT, Italy; 2FAO, Italy



Agricultural investments under international investment law

Jesse Coleman1, Sarah Brewin2, Thierry Berger3

1Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America; 2International Institute for Sustainable Development, Canada; 3International Institute for Environment and Development, United Kingdom



Undermining justice: The investment treaty regime and affected third parties

Jesse Coleman, Lise Johnson, Kaitlin Cordes

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-13: Legal pluralism and tenure reforms: Has there been progress?
Session Chair: Richard Gaynor, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
MC 7-860 
 

Stakeholder narratives on tenure transformation in Morocco

David Balgley

Georgetown University, United States of America

10-13-Balgley-362_paper.pdf
10-13-Balgley-362_ppt.pptx


The heavy burden of the past - The political economy of rural reform in Colombia.

Camilo Pardo

George Mason University, United States of America

10-13-Pardo-481_ppt.pptx


Real change or paper tigers? An assessment of legal support for community property

Liz Alden Wily

independent, Kenya

10-13-Alden Wily-935_ppt.pptx
 
12:00pm - 2:00pmLunch
Front Lobby and Preston Lounge 
12:00pm - 2:00pmWomen's caucus
MC 4-100 
12:30pm - 2:00pm00-15: Climate change, forest landscape restoration and tenure
Session Chair: Robert Nasi, CIFOR, Indonesia

Mitigation the effects of climate change requires catalyzing ecological restoration from below and above. This session discusses public and private initiatives and incentives around forest landscapes, while focussing on lessons learned from implementing law and policy towards strengthening community rights to land and forests.  

VC

Preston Auditorium 
 

Scramble for land rights: reducing inequity between communities and companies

Peter Veit

World Resources Institute, United States of America



Madagascar experience with role of tenure in forest restoration

Julien Noel

Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, Madagascar



Role of tenure in protecting and restoring the Amazon forests

Brenda Brito do Carmo

Imazon, Brazil



Lessons from tenure and gender research for restoration

Anne Larson

CIFOR, Peru



Discussant

Fritz Jung

Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany



Discussant

Delfin Jr Ganapin

World Wide Fund for Nature International (WWF International), Singapore

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-01: Round table: Innovative land policies for sustainable development
Session Chair: Klaus Deininger, World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
 

The importance of land reform for agricultural transformation

Henri Eyebe Ayissi

Ministry of State Property, Surveys and Land Tenure, Cameroon



Enhancing land tenure security and functioning of land markets in Zambia

H.E. Vincent Mwale

Ministry of Local Government, Zambia



Towards secure land rights for all in Uganda: Remaining challenges and ways of monitoring progress

Dorcas Wagima Okalany

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Uganda



Key challenges to advancing land tenure security in Malawi

Janet L. Banda SC.

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Malawi

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-02: Political economy of tenure change
Session Chair: Jonathan Conning, Hunter College and The Graduate Center, CUNY, United States of America
MC 13-121 
 

Market access, property rights and small-holder farming in colonial Southern Rhodesia

Tawanda Chingozha1, Dieter von Fintel1,2

1Stellenbosch University, South Africa; 2Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), Bonn, Germany



The role of informal institutions in change: land reform in urban and peri-urban Ghana

Devanne Brookins

Harvard, United States of America



Customary institutions and customary land tenure: Regulating dualism to inhibit land-related conflicts?

Daniela Monika Behr1, Roos Haer2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Leiden University, The Netherlands



The legacy of Mexican land and water in California

Gary Libecap1, Dean Lueck2, Julio Ramos-Pastrana2

1University of California, Santa Barbara and NBER, United States of America; 2Indiana University, United States of America

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-03: Improving interoperability of registries & open data access
Session Chair: Connie Fair, Land Title & Survey Authority of British Columbia, Canada
MC 2-800 
 

Local Land Charges - Laying the foundation of a new national digital service.

Allison Bradbury, Emma Vincent, Nick Eccles

HM Land Registry, United Kingdom

11-03-Bradbury-345_paper.pdf
11-03-Bradbury-345_ppt.pptx


Digitalization of public registers and the role of legal professionals – a connection for the future

Lovro Tomasic

GIZ/Bundesnotarkammer, Germany

11-03-Tomasic-688_paper.pdf


Modern technology in land administration - a call for governance and structuring data in view of privatising land administration processes

Jacob Vos

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

11-03-Vos-925_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-04: Demand for and impacts of land tenure regularization
Session Chair: Jennifer Lisher, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
MC 4-100 
 

The socio-economic impact of implementing land registration and land information systems in Saudi Arabia

Philip Auerswald1, Muhamad Alrajhi2

1George Mason University, United States of America; 2Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia



Crop prices and the demand for titled land: evidence from Uganda

Viviana Maria Eugenia Perego

The World Bank, United States of America



The effects of land title registration on tenure security, investment and production: evidence from Ghana

Andrew Agyei-Holmes2, Niklas Buehren1, Markus Goldstein1, Robert Osei2, Isaac Osei-Akoto2, Christopher Udry3

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, Ghana; 3Northwestern University, Department of Economicsm, United States of America



Early lessons from the evaluation of land management reforms in Cabo Verde

Audrey Moore, Evan Borkum, Irina Cheban

Mathematica Policy Research, United States of America

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-05: Land and water governance
Session Chair: Marie-Laure Lajaunie, World Bank, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 

Linking irrigated land and water scarcity: a global view

Susanne Maria Scheierling, David Olivier Treguer

World Bank, United States of America

11-05-Scheierling-1168_paper.pdf
11-05-Scheierling-1168_ppt.pdf


Land and water: the rights divergence

Stephen Hodgson

SPRL KH & Associates, Belgium

11-05-Hodgson-1047_paper.pdf
11-05-Hodgson-1047_ppt.pptx


Intensification of irrigated agriculture: the case of the Boudnib plain in Morocco

Omar Aloui2, Anne Chohin-Kuper1, Mathilde Crosnier3, Jeanne Chiche4

1Independent consultant, Morocco; 2Agroconcept, Romania; 3INRA SAD, ISARA Lyon, France; 4IAV Hassan II, Morocco

11-05-Aloui-1070_paper.pdf
11-05-Aloui-1070_ppt.pptx


Irrigation Modernization in Spain: what influences the Effects on Water?

Elena Lopez-Gunn1, Manuel Bea1, Rosa Huertas2, Victor del Barrio3, Javier Fernandez Pereira3

1ICATALIST, Spain; 2Valladolid City Council, Spain; 3Duero River basin agency, Spain

11-05-Lopez-Gunn-886_paper.pdf
11-05-Lopez-Gunn-886_ppt.pdf
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-06: Improving resilience via better land data
Session Chair: Luis Triveno, World Bank, United States of America
MC 6-100 
 

Leveraging national land and geospatial systems for improved disaster resilience

Abbas Rajabifard1, Mika-Petteri Törhönen2, Katie Potts1, Alvaro federico Barra2, Ivelisse Justiniano2

1The University of Melbourne, Australia; 2The World Bank, United States of America



Integrating land and geospatial systems for disaster resilience – the need for technical and institutional innovation

Katie Potts1, Abbas Rajabifard1, Serene Ho1, Kate Rickersey2, Mika-Petteri Torhonen3

1The University of Melbourne, Australia; 2Land Equity International, Australia; 3World Bank, United States of America



Comprehensive disaster risk management – best practice example of Monastir, Tunisia

Rainer Malmberg, Elke Krätzschmar, Felicitas Bellert, Konstanze Fila

IABG mbH, Germany



The earth observation for sustainable development initiative to support states affected by fragility, conflict and violence

Christophe Sannier1, Jean-Yves Le Bras2, Andy Dean3, Mathieu Domingo4, Sébastien Delbour1, Aline Duplaa2

1SIRS, France; 2CLS, France; 3Hatfield Group, Canada; 4UNITAR, Switzerland

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-07: Using data and planning to improve urban resilience
Session Chair: Allan Cain, Development Workshop, Angola
MC 7-100 
 

Cities and good urban land management practice as a catalyst for climate change adaptation in developing countries: case of Blantyre city, Malawi

Costly Chanza

Blantyre City Council, Malawi

11-07-Chanza-171_paper.pdf
11-07-Chanza-171_ppt.ppt


Developing voluntary gender responsive relocation policy guidelines to support sustainable urban development

Sanjeevani Singh1, Siraj Sait2

1Habitat for Humanity International, United States of America; 2University of East London

11-07-Singh-282_paper.pdf
11-07-Singh-282_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-08: Improving access to land for the youth
Session Chair: Violet Shivutse, HUAIROU COMMISSION, Kenya
MC 8-100 
 

An assessment of youth land rights in rural Liberia

Elizabeth Louis1, Tasha Heidenrich1, Tizal Mauto1, Emmanuel Urey1, Benjamin Linkow1, Ailey Hughes1, Peter Dolo2

1Landesa, United States of America; 2Development Education Network, Liberia

11-08-Louis-529_paper.pdf
11-08-Louis-529_ppt.pptx


Harnessing the potential for rural youth-inclusive agri-food systems livelihoods: A landscape analysis

Gina Rico Mendez, Mary Read-Wahidi, Kathleen Ragsdale

Mississippi State University, United States of America

11-08-Rico Mendez-885_paper.pdf
11-08-Rico Mendez-885_ppt.pptx


Land access and youth spatial and occupational mobility in Africa: the case of Nigeria

Hosaena Ghebru1, Mulubrhan Amare1, George Mavrotas2, Adebayo Ogunniyi2

1International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America; 2International Food Policy Research Institute, Nigeria

11-08-Ghebru-337.docx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-09: Promising initiatives to build capacity
Session Chair: Diane Dumashie, International Federation of Surveyors - FIG, United Kingdom
MC 9-100 
 

Using a multi-lateral organisation to catalyse institutional innovation at global scale: Evidence from the work of the Global Land Tool Network partners

Clarissa Augustinus

Independent consultant, Ireland

11-09-Augustinus-204_paper.pdf
11-09-Augustinus-204_ppt.pptx


An innovative experience of capacity building for land in Central Africa

Paul Tchawa

University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon



Importance of capacity building and training in the World Bank assisted projects - Case study of Serbia

Olivera Vasovic, Borko Draskovic, Dragan Pavlovic, Nada Teodosijevic

Republic Geodetic Authority, Serbia

11-09-Vasovic-126_paper.pdf
11-09-Vasovic-126_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-10: Land administration: Cases from Africa
Session Chair: Anthony Burns, Land Equity International, Australia
MC 10-100 
 

Data conversion and integration in the implementation of national land information systems in Uganda and Tanzania

Patrick Stimpson, Mark Griffin, Aurélie Milledrogues, Alexius Santoni, Christopher Burke

IGN FI, Uganda

11-10-Stimpson-468_paper.pdf
11-10-Stimpson-468_ppt.pptx


National land information system as a catalyst for the greater integration of spatial data in Uganda

Richard Oput1, Patrick Stimpson2, Aurélie Milledrogues2, Alexius Santoni2, Christopher Burke2

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

11-10-Oput-473_paper.pdf
11-10-Oput-473_ppt.pptx


Implementation of an integrated land information management system (ILMIS) for Tanzania

Mark Griffin1, Barney Laseko2, Carol Roffer3, Aurelie Milledrogues1, Christopher Burke1

1IGN FI, United Kingdom; 2Prime Minister's Office, The United Republic of Tanzania; 3Innola Solutions, United States of America

11-10-Griffin-553_paper.pdf
11-10-Griffin-553_ppt.pptx


The use of modified data capture tool for securing Land and resource rights for Customary tenure in Uganda

William Kambugu, John Richard Oput

Ministry of Lands,Housing and Urban Development, Uganda

11-10-Kambugu-1027_paper.pdf
11-10-Kambugu-1027_ppt.ppt
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-11: Resolving dispute over land
Session Chair: Jonathan Lindsay, World Bank, United States of America
MC C1-100 
 

The impact of land corruption on human rights. insights from transparency international 's land and corruption in Africa programme

Farai Mutondoro1, Mary Maneno2, Michael Okai3, Amanda Shivamba4

1Transparency International Zimbabwe; 2Transparency International Kenya; 3Ghana Intergrity Intiative; 4Corruption Watch

11-11-Mutondoro-575_paper.pdf
11-11-Mutondoro-575_ppt.pptx


An analysis of dispute resolution systems as a means to fighting land corruption and promotion of access to justice – the case of Kenya, Ghana and Zimbabwe

Samuel Kimeu1, Mary Maneno1, Michael Okai2, Farai Mutondoro3

1Transparency International, Kenya; 2Ghana Integrity Initiative, Ghana; 3Transparency International, Zimbabwe

11-11-Kimeu-648_paper.pdf
11-11-Kimeu-648_ppt.pptx


Redress for land rights violations and the legal empowerment agenda

Brendan Schwartz1, Masalu Luhula2, Tomaso Ferrando3, Hayden Fairburn3, Lorenzo Cotula1

1International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), United Kingdom; 2Tanzania Natural Resources Forum (TNRF), Tanzania; 3Global Legal Action Network (GLAN)

11-11-Schwartz-1060_paper.pdf


Bylaws to improve land value and conflict resolution experience in Tanzania:

Tumsifu Mushi

Tanzania Natural Resource Forum, Tanzania

11-11-Mushi-761.docx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-12: Gathering the data needed to assess large farm productivity
Session Chair: Daniel Ayalew Ali, World Bank, United States of America
MC C1-200 
 

Root for the tubers: extended-harvest crop production and productivity measurement in surveys

Heather Moylan1, Talip Kilic1, John Ilukor1, Innocent Phiri2, Clement Mtengula3

1The World Bank, Italy; 2University of Malawi; 3Consultant

11-12-Moylan-848.docx


How much can we trust farmer self-reported data on crop varieties? Experimental evidence using DNA fingerprinting of cassava varieties in Malawi

John Ilukor1,2, Talip Kilic1, James Stevenson2, Heather Moylan1, Andrzej Kilian3, Frédéric Kosmowski2, Alexander Nganga4, Albert Mhone5,6

1The Living Standards Measurement Study, Development Data Group, the World Bank, Italy; 2CGIAR Independent Science and Partnership Council’s Standing Panel on Impact Assessment, Italy; 3University of Canberra, Australia; 4International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Malawi; 5Chitedze National Agricultural Research Institute, Malawi; 6CAVA2, Malawi

11-12-Ilukor-968.docx


Land measurement bias: comparisons from GPS, self-reports and satellite data

Andrew Dillon1, Lakshman Nagraj Rao2

1Northwestern University, USA; 2Asian Development Bank, Philippines

11-12-Dillon-609_paper.pdf
11-12-Dillon-609_ppt.pptx


Assessing the impact of systematic measurement error in farmer-reported crop production on the scale-productivity relationship: evidence from a survey experiment in Mali

Ismael Yacoubou Djima, Talip Kilic, Sydney Gourlay

The World Bank, Italy

11-12-Yacoubou Djima-1004_ppt.pptx


From the ground up: integrating survey and geospatial data for improved soil fertility measurement at scale

Sydney Gourlay, Talip Kilic

World Bank, Italy

11-12-Gourlay-1032.docx
 
3:30pm - 4:00pmCoffee Break
Front Lobby 
4:00pm - 5:00pmClosing Plenary
Session Chair: Albert Zeufack, World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
 

Conference wrap-up

Albert Zeufack

World Bank, United States of America



Lessons from the conference for land policy in Africa

Janet L. Banda SC.

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Malawi



Takeaways on ways for strengthening land governance in LAC

Ivan Jacopetti do Lago

IRIB, Brazil



Lessons for the land administration profession

Rudolf Staiger

FIG- International Federation of Surveyors, Germany



Next frontiers for research on land policy and implementation

Jintao Xu

Peking University, China, People's Republic of



Opportunities for leveraging the private sector

Issa Faye

IFC, United States of America



Closing remarks

Klaus Deininger

World Bank, United States of America