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Mozambique agriculture
Closed
28 June 2021 to 9 July 2021
Facilitators: 
Dr. Rick de Satge
Dr. Siyabulela Manona
Partners: 
Land Portal Foundation
Southern Africa

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This online discussion is exploring two main questions:

  • How can customary law and governance institutions be strengthened to ensure social inclusion, secure community access to land and effective management of natural resources?
  • How can these institutions best be protected against corrupt and authoritarian leadership and capture by local elites and global business partners?
Closed
3 June 2020 to 24 June 2020
Facilitators: 
Mr. Alexandre Corriveau-Bourque
Yuliya Panfil
Ms. Karol Boudreaux
Mr. Neil Sorensen
Miss Chantal Wieckardt
Partners: 
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
Land Portal Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
UK Department for International Development
New America
Environmental Peacebuilding
LANDac
Global Protection Cluster Housing, Land, and Property Area of Responsibility
Cadasta Foundation
Global

Land, Housing, and COVID-19

Open Land Data in the Fight against Corruption - debate image
Closed
9 September 2019 to 29 September 2019
Facilitators: 
Mr. Tim Davies
Lisette Mey
Ms. Amy Coughenour Betancourt
Partners: 
Land Portal Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Cadasta Foundation
Global

The global data revolution has undoubtedly reached the land sector. Land information is increasingly created, stored and shared as data.  

Land corruption in Africa
Closed
17 July 2019 to 7 August 2019
Facilitators: 
Jean Brice Tetka
Mary Maneno
Michael Okai
Dr. Simon Manda
Mr. Gerald Padde Auku
Partners: 
Land Portal Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Transparency International
African Land Policy Centre
Africa
Kenya
Uganda
Zambia
Ghana

Land corruption in AfricaDownload the Report of the discussion.

Closed
21 March 2019
Facilitators: 
Griet Steel
Africa

Griet Steel (Utrecht University and LANDac, the Netherlands).

It is my pleasure to welcome you to this timely and important webinar on Realizing women’s land rights in Africa and beyond, which is co-hosted by Acção Académica Para O Desenvolvimento Das Comunidades Rurai (ADECRU) (Mozambique), Action Aid, Both ENDS, ENDA Pronat (Senegal), Fórum Mulher (Mozambique), GROOTS Kenya, LANDac, the Land Portal Foundation and OXFAM. It is my honor to moderate this discussion.

Closed
21 March 2019
Facilitators: 
Shipra Deo
Partners: 
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
Global

 

Ms. Shipra Deo, Director, Women Land Rights, Landesa – India

It is my pleasure to welcome you to this timely and important webinar on Women Inheriting Land: Rights and Realities, which is co-organized by Landesa and the Working Group for Women and Land Ownership (WGWLO) with support from  the NRMC Center for Land Governance and the Land Portal Foundation.  It is my honor to moderate this discussion. 

Closed
13 February 2019
Facilitators: 
Dr. Geetanjoy Sahu
India

Welcome and introduction from Geetanjoy Sahu, Assistant Professor, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai

It is my pleasure to welcome you to this timely and important webinar on Forest Rights and Governance in India, which is co-organized by  Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) and Landesa India with support from  the NRMC Center for Land Governance and the Land Portal Foundation. Thank you for joining us today. My name is Geetanjoy Sahu. I am an Assistant Professor at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. It is my honor to moderate this forum.

Closed
19 November 2018 to 7 December 2018
Facilitators: 
Dr. Rick de Satge
Partners: 
Phuhlisani NPC
Land Portal Foundation
South Africa

In February 2018, South Africa’s National Assembly passed a resolution to establish an ad hoc Constitutional Review Committee to explore and debate the need for a constitutional amendment to allow for the expropriation of land without compensation in the public interest.

Closed
20 July 2018 to 20 August 2018
Facilitators: 
Dr. Emmanuel Urey
Ali Kaba
Partners: 
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
Sustainable Development Institute
Rights Rice Foundation
Land Rights Now
Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI)
Oxfam International
Liberia

The Sustainable Development Institute (SDI), Landesa, and the Land Portal Foundation are co-facilitating an online discussion on Liberia's Land Rights Bill (LRB) that may soon be voted on by the Liberian National Legislature.

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