Stay abreast of the Land Portal's activities, tools and priorities in our digests.
Whose Land? Inclusive pathways to land governance | 31 March 2022 Both ENDS and the Land Portal Foundation invite you to the first webinar in the Whose Land? Inclusive Pathways to Land Governance series. The webinar series aim to provide a platform for stakeholders engaged in land governance to exchange on the importance of inclusivity and meaningful participation of all relevant actors in both formal and informal land governance processes. [Web version]
New blog series looks at challenges of land investments | 29 March 2022 International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and the Land Portal are launching a new blog series on the governance of land-based investments in the Global South. The series will explore practical strategies and approaches adopted by rights defenders and others to address common challenges surrounding these investments. [Web version]
Solutions Journalism Call for Stories Deadline Extended | 28 March 2022 Do you have a solution story to write about the environment and land? If you do, there is still time to send your pitch until April 6. [Web version]
Invisible women: the dark underbelly of tenure formalization| 23 March 2022 As every year, the month of March has been packed with content and events around the globe related to women's land rights. The Land Portal Foundation, which has been working on the land and gender nexus for many years, took this opportunity to relaunch its thematic Land and Gender portfolio and hold a webinar on the risks to informal spouses from land tenure formalization and titling campaigns. Both inspired this digest, and I decided to investigate the issue of intersectional vulnerabilities for women, who are often overlooked in formalization campaigns, a little more deeply. [Web version]