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22 April 2019 to 26 April 2019

Location

Hanoi
Vietnam
VN
Vietnam
Global

FIG Working Week is an exciting week-long conference that brings the international community of surveying and spatial professionals together to discuss key challenges of our time within the surveying profession with fellow peers. With the theme

Organizations: 
International Federation of Surveyors (FIG)
Webinar: The Gender Imperatives of Land Reform in Kenya
23 April 2019

Location

Online
Kenya
KE
Kenya

Land reforms in Kenya over the past decade provide for women’s land rights, yet women have not benefited from these reforms. The constitutional provisions promoting gender equity and equality have not been implemented.

Organizations: 
European Union
Government of Kenya
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Land Portal Foundation
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1 May 2019 to 3 May 2019

Location

Ramada Resort Hotel Dar es Salaam
Tanzania
TZ
Global

The conference theme of “Strengthening Southern-driven cooperation as a catalyst for ICT4D” seeks to stimulate and encourage critical discussions on the different facets of Southern-driven cooperation, its promises, potential, for creating a better world, and the challenges we face in achieving the promised potential.Grounded by Geoff Walsham’s question, ‘Are we making a better world with technology?’ (Walsham, 2012); the conference will aim at offering context-rich theories, methodologies and practical guidance on the use of ICT’s to empower local communities.

Organizations: 
University of Oslo
University of Dar es Salaam
International Federation for Information Processing
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8 May 2019 to 10 May 2019

Location

University of Nairobi
University Way
Nairobi
Kenya
KE
Sudan
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Kenya
Somalia
South Sudan
Tanzania
Uganda

There is no doubt the Global Data Revolution has reached the land sector. Government data portals, open access academic journals, community mapping initiatives and other citizen-generated data - there is a palpable positive drive across the world that allows processes such as data collection to be more inclusive and open.

Organizations: 
Land Portal Foundation
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
GODAN
Local Development Research Institute
Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development
Global Online Access to Legal Information

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Tackling Gender Based Violence Through Legal Empowerment
16 April 2019

Location

Online
United States
US
Nigeria
Guatemala
India

Worldwide an estimated one in three women has experienced physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime, while one in five women has been sexually abused as a child. Gender-based violence (GBV) is a profound global crisis, one which our movement is working to tackle head on.

Organizations: 
Namati
25 March 2019 to 29 March 2019

Location

World Bank
1818 H Street, NW
20433 Washington , District Of Columbia
United States
District Of Columbia US
Global

Welcome to the 20th Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty! This year’s conference theme will be: Catalyzing Innovation.

Organizations: 
World Bank Group
25 March 2019 to 30 March 2019

Location

Spain
ES
Global

The General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Decade of Family Farming 2019-2028 on 20 December 2017 in order to improve the position of family farmers in all five (5) continents.

Organizations: 
World Rural Forum
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15 March 2019

Location

CGO Complex
Pragati Vihar
110003 New Delhi
India
IN
India

Availability of accurate and up to date data and information on land rights, tenures and administration as well as on different land use, such as agriculture, forestry, mining, wildlife, water, housing and infrastructure, is critical to effective land governance and crucial for planning and managing the use of land and land-based resources.

Organizations: 
NRMC
Land Portal Foundation
DataMeet India

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