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10 May 2020 to 14 May 2020

Location

RAI Amsterdam
Europaplein 24
1078 GZ Amsterdam
Netherlands
NL
Global

The week-long conference offers an interesting mix of plenary and technical sessions and workshops, a trade exhibition and a variety of side events and social functions. The technical programme will consist of over 500 presentations within the field of surveying, including best practice and new research. Some 1700 participants and 40 exhibiters are expected.

Organizations: 
International Federation of Surveyors (FIG)
Kadaster International
Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
Geo-Informatie Nederland
16 March 2020 to 20 March 2020

Location

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

Welcome to the 21st Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty! This year’s conference theme will be: Institutions for Equity & Resilience.

Organizations: 
World Bank Group
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25 November 2019 to 29 November 2019

Location

Abidjan
Ivory Coast
CI
Africa

Winning the fight against Corruption in the Land Sector: Sustainable Pathway for Africa’s Transformation

The 3rd edition of the Conference on Land Policy in Africa will be organised by the African Land Policy Centre which is a joint initiative of the African Union Commission, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, and the African Development Bank.   The Conference is a policy and learning event whose goal is to deepen capacity for land policy in Africa through improved access to knowledge and information on land policy development and implementation.  This Conference follows the second Conference held in November 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia that was attended by close to 450 participants. 

Organizations: 
Land Policy Initiative
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
19 November 2019

Location

Online
XX
Global

How can formalization of collectively held land rights secure women’s rights?

Organizations: 
Research Consortium
DAI
Center for International Forestry Research
Associates Research Trust Uganda
Land Portal Foundation
UNLEASH 2019
6 November 2019 to 13 November 2019

Location

Shenzen
China
CN
Global

UNLEASH is a global initiative aiming to create the world’s largest innovation lab for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). UNLEASH aims at supporting the implementation of the SDGs by bringing young global talents together to innovate and collaborate on new solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges

Organizations: 
United Nations Human Settlements Programme
Global Landscapes Forum Accra 2019 (GLF Accra)
29 October 2019 to 30 October 2019

Location

Accra
Ghana
GH
Africa

GLF Accra 2019 is where you will want to be to meet the people making a difference through successful forest and landscape restoration work on the ground in Africa.

Organizations: 
Global Landscapes Forum
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22 October 2019 to 24 October 2019

Location

Accra
Ghana
GH
Africa

Africa Geospatial Data and Internet Conference (AGDIC) serves to bring people together from various stakeholder groups as equals, in discussions on public policy issues relating to geospatial, open data, ICTs and Internet in Africa. AGDIC informs and inspires those with policy-making powers across sectors in Africa to discuss, exchange information and share good practices with each other.

Organizations: 
African Open Data and Internet Research Foundation
GODAN
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16 October 2019

Location

Rome
Italy
IT
Global

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) designated 16 October World Food Day in 1979. The Day has been celebrated annually since 1981.

Organizations: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
15 October 2019

Location

Iran Room
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome
Italy
IT
Global

The purpose of the side event is to showcase key strategies and innovations that are contributing to gender equality in agriculture and land tenure in the context of the VGGT.

Organizations: 
Land Portal Foundation
Committee on World Food Security (CFS 46)
14 October 2019 to 18 October 2019

Location

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Headquarters Rome
Italy
IT
Global

CFS 46 is from 14 – 18 October 2019 at FAO, Rome, Italy and will be the first major global meeting on food security and nutrition after the High Level Political Forum SDG Summit in New York in September 2019. The SDGs will be the theme of the week with a particular focus on ways to accelerate SDG 2 – zero hunger.

Organizations: 
FAO, Committee on World Food Security (CFS)
GeospatialKL2019
1 October 2019 to 3 October 2019

Location

Hotel Istana
73, Jalan Raja Chulan
50200 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
MY
Global

The 8th FIG Land Administration Domain Model Workshop (LADM 2019, http://isoladm.org/LADM2019Workshop), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1-3 October 2019, is a joint event with UDMS's 4th International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities (SDSC2019) and Geomatics Geospatial Technology (GGT2019) as part of Geospatial Kuala Lumpur 2019, Hot

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27 September 2019

Location

Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice
320 East 43rd Street
New York City
United States
US
Global

On September 27th, the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI), Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Landesa, and Wake Forest Law School will be hosting a day-long conference on the intersection between land use, the climate crisis and clean energy transition, and human rights.

Organizations: 
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment

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