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land policies

Synonyms: 
land policy

Land policy is the set of intentions embodied in various policy instruments that are adopted by the state to organise land tenure and land use.
 

Source: FAO, 2003

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AJEF Seminar
25 May 2024 to 27 May 2024
Africa

This seminar will be an opportunity to deepen and consolidate the various issues raised in the initial contributions proposed for the collective work. Participants will have the opportunity to explore in depth the fundamental issues related to citizen participation in land governance, with a focus on the specific challenges faced in Africa. In-depth discussions will analyze the root causes of land problems, identify gaps in existing public policies, and formulate concrete proposals for effective reforms.

28 November 2023
Global

The UN’s past two global climate summits have been big on promises for Indigenous Peoples. At COP26 in 2021 governments and private philanthropies pledged nearly $2 billion for Indigenous Peoples and local communities to fight deforestation. Last year’s COP27 led to the creation of a new “loss and damage” fund to help vulnerable communities respond to climate disasters.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
The Tenure Facility
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Ford Foundation
Climate resilience and land governance
30 November 2023
Africa
Uganda
Colombia
Global

 

On the opening day of #COP28, we hosted a thought-provoking webinar that delved into the intricate relationship between land governance and climate resilience, a critical area of immense importance in the context of global climate challenges and sustainable land use practices. This event aimed to unpack the crucial role of inclusive land governance in building climate resilience.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Netherlands Enterprise & Development Agency
LANDac
Global Land Tool Network
GLTN Partners Meeting 2023
2 May 2023 to 4 May 2023

Location

UN Gigiri Compound Nairobi
Kenya
KE
Global

The 9th GLTN Partners’ Meeting 20203 will focus on the lessons learnt from Phase 3 and reflect on the way forward towards Phase 4 of the GLTN programme.

Organizers: 
Global Land Tool Network
Customary Land Rights in Sierra Leone
17 November 2022
Sierra Leone

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.

Organizers: 
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
International Institute for Environment and Development
Land Portal Foundation
Namati
GIZ KEW
19 June 2022 to 23 June 2022

Location

Uganda
UG
Ethiopia
Madagascar
Uganda
Benin
Burkina Faso
Côte d'Ivoire
Laos
Global
Organizers: 
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Global Data Barometer Launch
11 May 2022
Global

To share the Global Data Barometer results, this webinar discussed the main findings and observations with some key stakeholders and the entire data community. This event  also showcase the organizations that have supported this endeavor.

Organizers: 
Global Data Barometer
A Rural Vietnam Village Becomes a Symbol of Land Rights Conflict
13 January 2022
Vietnam

VIETNAM STUDIES PROGRAMME WEBINAR

DATE

  • Jan 13 2022

TIME

 GMT+8

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am

About the Webinar

Organizers: 
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Responsible investments
8 December 2021
Global

CCSI's International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series concludes on December 8th with a panel on “Human Rights and Investment Law: What Does Meaningful Progress Look Like?” The virtual series, focusing on the perspective of policy makers on central topics in investment law and policy, also included panels this year on AfCTA and Investment Facilitation; you can view the v

1 November 2021 to 4 November 2021

Location

Hybrid format - Online and in Kigali, Rwanda
Rwanda
RW
Africa

ABOUT THE EVENT

Land Governance for Safeguarding Art, Culture, and Heritage Towards the Africa We Want

Organizers: 
African Land Policy Centre
IGAD Regional Women's Land Rights Conference
28 June 2021 to 30 June 2021

Location

Online
XX
Africa
Sudan
Eastern Africa
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Kenya
Somalia
South Sudan
Uganda

Even though women are the primary users of agricultural land in most African communities, the system of patriarchy which dominates social organization has tended to discriminate against women when it comes to ownership and control of land resources.

Organizers: 
Intergovernmental Authority on Development
ILC Africa
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Government of Sweden

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Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies

The primary purpose of the journal is to promote publications of original research related to the Malaysian economy. It is also designed to serve as an outlet for studies on the South-east Asian countries and the Asian region. The journal also considers high-quality works related to other regions that provide relevant policy lessons to Malaysia. The journal is receptive to papers in all areas of economics. We encourage specifically contributions on all range of economic topics of an applied or policy nature.

Afghanistan Analysts Network

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he Afghanistan Analysts Network (AAN) is an independent non-profit policy research organisation. It aims to bring together the knowledge, experience and drive of a researchers, analysts and experts to better inform policy and to increase the understanding of Afghan realities. It is driven by engagement and curiosity and is committed to producing analysis on Afghanistan and its region, which is independent, of high quality and research-based. We are committed to be bi-taraf but not bi-tafawut – impartial, but not indifferent.

Afghanistan Legal Education Project

The Afghanistan Legal Education Project (ALEP) was founded in 2007 as a student-driven initiative under Stanford Law School’s Rule of Law Program. Since then, ALEP has published eight textbooks about Afghan law for Afghan audiences, and has an additional four forthcoming. In 2017, ALEP received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of State, to help ALEP continue its textbook-writing capabilities and support the BA-LLB (Bachelor of Arts and Law) degree program at the American University of Afghanistan.

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit

The Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) is a Kabul-based independent research think tank established in 2002 with the assistance of the international community in Afghanistan. AREU’s mission is to inform policy and practice by conducting high-quality, evidence-based research and actively disseminating the results, and to promote a culture of research and learning.

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The African Land Policy Centre, formerly called the Land Policy Initiative (LPI), is a joint programme of the tripartite consortium consisting of the African Union Commission (AUC), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA). Its purpose is to enable the use of  land to lend impetus to the process of African development. The programme is governed by a Steering Committee that meets periodically, while a joint secretariat implements day to day activities. The secretariat is assisted by an African Taskforce on Land. 



The African Law Library (ALL) is a “one-stop-shop” online portal and database that offers free legal resources for Africans.

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