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Copernicus Land User Event

17 November 2022 - 18 November 2022
Bedford Hotel & Congress Centre
Rue du Midi 135,1000 Bruxelles

Copernicus Land User Event - Register now!

European and global land surface applications

Copernicus Land Monitoring Service

The New Customary Land Rights Act in Sierra Leone: Bringing informed community consent to responsible investment

16 November 2022

In September 2022, Sierra Leone enacted unprecedented laws related to land, climate, and sustainable development. This new law transforms communities’ ability to protect their land rights and pursue sustainable development. This webinar will discuss the processes, the experiences, the challenges, and the context of this new law, highlighting the new responsibilities in Sierra Leone.

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
International Institute for Environment and Development
Land Portal Foundation

Unlocking the potential of the VGGT through Land Degradation Neutrality

13 October 2022

This event will launch the technical guide on integrating the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forest in the context of National Food Security (VGGT) into land degradation neutrality (LDN) in all 6 UN languages, produced jointly by UNCCD and FAO.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Land Portal Foundation
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
TMG-ThinkTank for Sustainability

The 50th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

10 October 2022 - 13 October 2022

A full-day ministerial segment on coordinating policy responses to the global food crisis; endorse newly agreed Policy Recommendations on Promoting Youth Engagement and Employment in Agriculture and Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition; and focus on boosting responsible investment in sustainable agriculture and food system.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Commemorating the 10th Anniversary of the CFS VGGT- Reflection on 10 years of VGGT Application

06 October 2022 - 07 October 2022
Rome, online

Open discussion between partners and the audience  on the impact of the VGGT 10 years later: what have we learned, what can we  do better, where are the evident needs, gaps, and unmet expectations.

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Land Portal Foundation