The Knowledge Exchange is a response to an identified need for increased information exchange in the Southern African region. It has been developed as a broad collaboration of partners, with the CSIR acting as the custodian.
The vision of the Land Portal Foundation is to improve land governance to benefit those with the most insecure land rights and the greatest vulnerability to landlessness through information and knowledge sharing.
The International Land Coalition (ILC) is a coalition of civil society and intergovernmental organizations promoting secure and equitable access to and control over land for poor women and men thro
22 February 2024, 16:00 - 16:00 CET
The Urban Knowledge Exchange is currently presenting a series of webinars to showcase evidence-based knowledge platforms.
In this fourth webinar we focus on international, multi-dimensional land knowledge and information platforms, and the partnerships that underpin their success.
The International Land Coalition, Land Portal and knowledgebase.land will join us on 22 February 2024 to walk us through their platforms and tools, and to discuss how they go about their work in land rights advocacy.
Join us to find out how these networks and online platforms enable access to land-related data and information, towards achieving more secure tenure and better access to land itself.
To register for this event please click here.
Romy Sato is the Knowledge Network Coordinator of the Land Portal. With a background in Communications and Environmental Governance, she coordinates the development of Land Portal’s country and thematic portfolios, as well the data management activities. She has over 20 years of experience initially as a research communication specialist and later as a project manager focused on rural development and land governance issues. Romy is originally from Brazil, but currently based in Germany.
Dr Rick de Satgé is a Senior Research Associate with Phuhlisani NPC, a South African land sector NGO. He curates knowledgebase.land and works part time as a researcher for the Land Portal compiling country profiles, issue pages and data stories. He has 40 plus years of experience working on land issues in Southern Africa.
Eva Maria Anyango Okoth is a Senior Programme Officer and Gender Justice Focal point for ILC-Africa. She has over 6 years’ experience in land governance, climate and environmental justice. In her current role, she leads the region's programmes portfolio and provides technical support to ILC Africa's national and regional member-led multi-stakeholder platforms.
Mariella Schlingloff is part of the global Data and Land Monitoring team at the International Land Coalition. She joined ILC at the beginning of 2020 and works closely on the technical side of ILC's data collection tool LANDex. Mariella has a bachelor's and a master's degree in politics, Administration and International Relations from Zeppelin University (Germany) and she specialises in land and citizen generated data and the SDGs.