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27 March 2020
Global

One of the biggest challenges we face as a land community is the way in which we share information about our respective work and projects.  We currently lack one key virtual and accessible online space to document land related projects worldwide, so that we may get an overview of what is happening and build on, instead of duplicate initiatives.  The goal is complementarity and collaboration, in

26 March 2020
South Africa

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Recent events

LANDac Conference 2020
2 July 2020 to 3 July 2020

Location

Muntgebouw
Leidseweg 90
Utrecht
Netherlands
NL
Global

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

Organizations: 
LANDac
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8 June 2020
23 June 2020

Location

Global

Session 1: June 8th
Session 2: June 23rd
Time:
14 h 00-17 h 00 CET

 

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

Recent blogs

20 May 2020
Authors: 
Dr. David Betge
Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe

The ongoing pandemic and the formal and informal responses to its spread have very direct impacts on the food and nutrition security of people in all parts of the world. Strong concerns have been voiced that the global health crisis could turn into a global food crisis.

Recent news

Snow-capped mountains in Putao Township, Kachin State. / The Irrawaddy
20 May 2020
Myanmar

YANGON—A Kachin lawmaker voiced concerns in the Upper House of Parliament about an Australian-backed company’s plan to conduct a feasibility study for a large-scale mining exploration project in an area of Myanmar’s northernmost township with snow-capped mountains and a largely untouched environment.

27 February 2020
Sierra Leone

The Resident Minister for North West, Madam Isata Abdulai Kamara, District Agriculture Officer, Charles A. Bangura, and 18 chiefs from 13 chiefdoms in Port Loko on Tuesday 25th February 2020, held a one day high profile consultative meeting with the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry at the administrative headquarters in Port Loko. The District Agriculture Officer, Charles A.

10 March 2020
Sierra Leone

Young people should focus on agriculture, said the Minister of Youth Affair (MOYA), Mohamed Orman Bangura.

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