Conference Agenda

01-12: Planning land use to attract investment
Tuesday, 26/Mar/2019:
8:30am - 10:00am

Session Chair: Kaitlin Cordes, Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America
Location: MC C1-200

ID: 334 / 01-12: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Large scale land acquisition: Agriculture, extractives, infrastructure
Keywords: largescale investment, landbank, land markets

Challenges of making land available for large-scale investment in commercial agriculture in Tanzania: the case of Missenyi district

Joseph Mukasa Lusugga Kironde, Sophia Kongela

Ardhi university, Tanzania


ID: 384 / 01-12: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: tenure reform, land use planning, Liberia, participatory mapping, land tenure

Insights from participatory land use planning in Liberia: the dos and don’ts of bottom-up land use planning as part of tenure reform

Ellen Pratt1, Ethan Miller2, Uriah Garsinii1

1Liberia Land Authority; 2IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative


ID: 403 / 01-12: 4
Individual Papers
Topics: Data integration & interoperability for public service provision
Keywords: data integration, land investment, cadaster, open source technologies, IT systems

Building harmonized private and state land data and information systems in Ethiopia

Mulugeta Tadesse1, Tommi Tenno2, Oliver Schoenweger1, Yohannes Redda2, Zerfu Hailu2

1Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Ethiopia; 2NIRAS


ID: 1015 / 01-12: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: Land Use Policy and Legal Framework, Technology, Innovation, Data

Making Myanmar's National Land Use Policy and Legal Framework work: opportunities and challenges for harnessing technology, innovation and investment in people for Myanmar's inclusive development

Thyn Zar Oo1, Kyaw Htun1,2, Nwai Aye Aye Wai1,3

1The PLAN: Public Legal Aid Network, Myanmar; 2Emerald Sea Group; 3River Mekong Group