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29 September 2021 to 6 October 2021
Global

Since the pre-industrial period, human activities are estimated to have increased Earth’s global average temperature by about 1.1 degree Celsius (IPCC, 2021), a number that is currently increasing by 0.2 degrees Celsius per decade (GISTEMP Team, 2021).

The Financial Costs of Mitigating Tenure Risks
22 September 2021

Location

Online
XX
Africa
Global

The webinar Financial Costs of Mitigating Tenure Risks, organized by the Land Portal Foundation, the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), TMP Systems and the UK’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office, will take place on Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021, from 14:30-16:00 CEST (13:30-15:00 BST).

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Overseas Development Institute
TMP Systems
Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
16 September 2021

Location

Africa
Europe

With a focus on the upcoming UN Food Systems Summit, this is the first of a two-part dialogue series that brings together African and European leaders to discuss how to strengthen access to food  through climate-resilient and inclusive land governance.

Organizers: 
TMG-ThinkTank for Sustainability
9 September 2021
Global

Local and indigenous knowledge refers to the understandings, skills and philosophies developed by societies with long histories of interaction with their natural surroundings. For rural and Indigenous Peoples, local knowledge informs decision-making about fundamental aspects of day-to-day life.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
The Tenure Facility
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Ford Foundation
Secure Land Rights: The Key To Sustainable Food Systems
2 September 2021
Global

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
European Commission
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Welthungerhilfe
International Land Coalition
Netherlands Enterprise & Development Agency
LANDac
18 August 2021 to 26 August 2021
Global

Small island nations are highly vulnerable to climate change and natural disasters; among them hurricanes, cyclones, and other violent storms. These disasters can lead to severe flooding, landslides, and, in the worst cases, can result in the loss of life and property.

12 August 2021 to 19 August 2021
Global

Species Distribution Models (SDMs) play a critical role in biodiversity, conservation, and understanding the potential impacts to ecosystems under changing climate conditions. SDMs contextualize future scenarios based on known or projected ecological parameters and are the cornerstone for adaptive management planning around short- and long-term changes to complex landscapes.

STRUGGLES FOR LAND FORUM AND NATURAL RESOURCES
29 July 2021

Location

Online
XX
Global

This  webinar begins at 2:30 pm GMT (4:30 pm Western Europe time, 11:30 am Brazilian time, 8:00 pm IST) on zoom, with live translations in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

Organizers: 
Ekta Parishad
AGTER
COPROFAM
Confederação Nacional dos Trabalhadores na Agricultura
Via Campesina
ROPPA
Centro de Estudios Rurales y de Agricultura Internacional
Collectif pour la defense des Terres Malgaches
No Land Rights - No SDGS
9 July 2021

Location

Online
XX
Global

Secure land tenure is a tool of empowerment. It leads to productive land investments, increased autonomy to make decisions over land by women, men and communities contributing to higher incomes. The co-relationship between secure land tenure and increased food production is central to tackle hunger.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
International Land Coalition
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
Digitization Land Records
8 July 2021

Location

Online
XX
Uganda
India
Global

Access to land is a critical factor for economic growth and poverty reduction.  For government, industry, and citizens to be able to use this asset effectively and to minimize land conflicts, it is important to have access to reliable land and property records.

Organizers: 
National Council of Applied Economic Research
NRMC
Land Portal Foundation
Cadasta Foundation
Land Conflict Watch
1 July 2021
Global

AGRIS is one of the most comprehensive databases in food and agricultural scientific literature, providing free access to millions of bibliographic records in 90 different languages.

This online event will outline how AGRIS promotes the knowledge sharing essential for agricultural innovation and the sustainable transformation of global agricultural and food systems.

Organizers: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
LANDac Conference 2021
30 June 2021 to 2 July 2021
Global

The LANDac Annual International Conference offers a podium for knowledge exchange between researchers, practitioners and private sector representatives interested in land governance for equitable and sustainable development

Organizers: 
LANDac

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