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  1. Library Resource
    India's Land Information Ecosystem workshop report cover image
    Conference Papers & Reports
    April, 2019
    India

    On March 15th 2019, 27 participants from India and across the world gathered at the sidelines of the India Land & Development Conference 2019 to discuss India’s Land Information Ecosystem. Availability of accurate and up to date data and information on land rights, tenures and administration as well as on different land use, such as agriculture, forestry, mining, wildlife, water, housing and infrastructure, is critical to effective land governance and crucial for planning and managing the use of land and land-based resources.

  2. Library Resource
    DFI report 2019 - exec summary cover
    Reports & Research
    March, 2019
    Africa, United States of America, Asia, Europe

    Bilateral development finance institutions (DFIs) play an increasingly prominent role in the international aid architecture. Because of their position between development and commercial worlds, DFIs can be a key player in efforts to align private sector conduct with international norms and standards. 

  3. Library Resource
    LEGEND DFI Report - front cover
    Reports & Research
    March, 2019
    Africa, United States of America, Asia, Europe

    Bilateral development finance institutions (DFIs) play an increasingly prominent role in the international aid architecture. Because of their position between development and commercial worlds, DFIs can be a key player in efforts to align private sector conduct with international norms and standards. 

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    September, 2017
    Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Brazil, Portugal

    Na sequência do Segundo Fórum para a Agricultura Familiar e Segurança Alimentar e Nutricional na Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (FAFSAN II–setembro de 2016), onde a sociedade civil propôs um Pacto Multi-atores para a Governança Sustentável da Terra na Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (CPLP), tendo recebido adesão por parte dos diferentes atores também presentes na Mesa de Discussão que debateu este tema (nomeadamente, Mecanismos de participação social no CONSAN-CPLP, incluindo, Mecanismo das Universidades e Centros de Investigação, Mecanismo dos Parlamentares e Mecanis

  5. Library Resource
    Land Portal Foundation Annual report 2016 - cover image
    Institutional & promotional materials
    July, 2017
    Global

    Twenty-sixteen (2016) was a breakthrough year for the Land Portal Foundation. Through transforming its layout and key features, forming exciting new partnerships, and promoting an enormous diversity of new content, we achieved significant progress towards becoming the world’s leading online destination for information on land. Demand for the Land Portal was higher than ever, with unprecedented global interest in data and information on land governance. The number of Land Portal website visits increased considerably, with consistently 30,000 visits per month as of December 2016.

  6. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    June, 2017
    Global

    Harnessing Political Economy Analysis

  7. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    April, 2017
    Global

    This analytical paper is aimed at legal empowerment practioners and analysts. It explores how political economy analysis can help practitioners make sense of the issues, and distils insights from practical experience on how legal empowerment initiatives can rise to the challenge.

  8. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2016
    Global

    Across most contexts, government data sources on land are largely inaccessible, from land administration data, such as parcel data and ownership information to land investments, contract data and even policy information. In considering data on property ownership specifically, the latest version of the Open Data Barometer shows only two countries, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, obtained a full 100% score on the topic of Land Ownership. When this land administration data is made available, it is commonly made public via a web portal rather than as open data.

  9. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    November, 2016
    Global

    This note provides guidance for businesses to identify and address legacy land issues in agricultural investments. It provides step-by-step information on how to navigate these issues and points to additional resources on the topic.

  10. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    August, 2016
    Western Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa

    Large-scale dislocation of populations due to land expropriations and armed conflictpresent significant difficulties for political stability and food security in fragile states.With increased use of mass claims programs by the international community andgovernments in order to attend to the problem, attention is focusing on what works.While organizing mass claims programs is challenging, the real difficulty is derivingremedies that are realistic, effective, implementable, and that fit the wide variety of circumstances that people, communities and nations find themselves.

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