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Join the Debate

Take part in the events organized by the Land Portal, which cover a range of issues including women’s land rights, open data, land corruption and property inheritance. Everyone is welcome to participate: be it to share experiences, ask questions, contribute expertise or simply listen-in and learn more. Get in touch if you want to organize an event with us.

 

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
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

Webinars

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30 September 2021
Global

Today, more than 476 million Indigenous Peoples, living in more than 90 countries across the world in seven socio-cultural regions, have developed unique territorial management practices that manage to generate food whilst preserving biodiversity. In a world where food security is becoming increasingly unstable , the way Indigenous Peoples grow and consume food holds answers to the wo

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Thomson Reuters Foundation
The Tenure Facility
Ford Foundation
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

Virtual Conferences and Workshops

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

Debates

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

The  discussion is now closed

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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?

In-person events

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.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
globallandscapeforum
23 June 2019

Location

Bonn
Germany
DE
Global

This session will build on and contribute to the panel discussion “Challenges in implementing a rights-based approach for sustainable management and restoration of landscapes and forests”. It will include short face-to-face discussions with guest speakers from the panel discussion, engagi

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

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