Conference Agenda

Session Overview
Location: Preston Auditorium
 
Date: Monday, 25/Mar/2019
9:30am - 10:30am00-01: Innovative approaches to land data generation
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Klaus Deininger, World Bank, United States of America
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11:00am - 12:30pm00-02: Using land data in innovative ways for policy and interventions
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Klaus Deininger, World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
1:30pm - 2:30pm00-03: Land ownership and development: Potential lessons for Africa from East Asia’s experience
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Joao Pedro Azevedo, The World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
2:45pm - 4:00pm00-05: Using big data to advance land governance
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Trevor Monroe, The World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
4:30pm - 5:00pm00-10: Conference opening
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Simeon Djankov, World Bank, United States of America
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5:00pm - 6:00pm00-11: Opening keynote
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Simeon Djankov, World Bank, United States of America
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Date: Tuesday, 26/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am01-01: Land for African development: towards stakeholder synergies
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Estherine Lisinge Fotabong, African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), South Africa

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10:30am - 12:00pm02-01: Harnessing the IT & data revolution for African land policy
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Clement Adjorlolo, New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), South Africa
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12:30pm - 2:00pm00-12: Leveraging geospatial infrastructure to advance tenure security at scale
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Haishan Fu, World Bank, United States of America
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2:00pm - 3:30pm03-01: Building analytical capacity on land in Africa
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Emmanuel Nkurunziza, Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Kenya
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3:45pm - 5:15pm04-01: Scaling-up land programs - African experiences and global solutions
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Michael Roth, World Bank, United States of America

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Date: Wednesday, 27/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am05-01: Private sector roles in Latin America's land administration
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta, WORLD BANK, Colombia
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10:30am - 12:00pm06-01: Simplified planning for systematic tenure regularization
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Anne Odic, AFD, France
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12:30pm - 2:00pm00-13: New initiatives in urban land policy
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Sameh Naguib Wahba, World Bank, United States of America
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2:00pm - 3:30pm07-01: Land governance in the Arab states
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Wael Zakout, World Bank, United States of America
Preston Auditorium 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-01: Land records completion and modernization in Asia
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Mika-Petteri Törhönen, The World Bank, United States of America
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Date: Thursday, 28/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am09-01: Redistributive land reform in the 21st century
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Michael Taylor, International Land Coalition, Italy
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10:30am - 12:00pm10-01: Indigenous tenure for resilience and reconciliation
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Enrique Pantoja, World Bank, United States of America
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12:30pm - 2:00pm00-15: Climate change, forest landscape restoration and tenure
Location: Preston Auditorium
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

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2:00pm - 3:30pm11-01: Round table: Innovative land policies for sustainable development
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Klaus Deininger, World Bank, United States of America
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4:00pm - 5:00pmClosing Plenary
Location: Preston Auditorium
Session Chair: Albert Zeufack, World Bank, United States of America
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