View USAID's infographic on "Why Land Rights Matter." Every year, the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty brings together representatives from governments, the development community, civil society, academia, and the private sector to discuss issues of concern to communities, land practitioners and policymakers worldwide. The growing importance of this event highlights the...
Monday, March 23, 2015 - 17:00
- Friday, March 27, 2015 - 03:00
1818 H Street NW, Washington DC 20433
After a disaster, land and property rights are often overlooked in response and rebuilding efforts. The lack of clear rights often leads to conflict, delay, and higher costs. But we can address these problems before a disaster strikes. We can: Create projects that strengthen the capacity of land administration institutions and staff; Build resilience by identifying safe and...
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 08:45
- Friday, February 13, 2015 - 10:15
Online or In Person: Washington DC Economic Partnership 1495 F Street, NW Washington, DC
Webinar: Gender and Land Rights: Don’t Forget Men and Boys When: December 9, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST Watch the recorded webinar Download the webinar slides This recorded webinar is open to the public. Summary: In many developing countries a sense of identity, particularly for men and boys, is tied to control of land and other natural resources. As a recent International Center for...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:00
- Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 13:00
The Land Potential Knowledge System (LandPKS) is a program that aims to increase access to global and local land potential knowledge. The program develops innovative mobile data collection and analysis methods and tools to support local land use planning and to optimize design and implementation of food security, land restoration, climate change adaptation and biodiversity...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 12:00
- Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 13:00
Secure property rights in urban areas can be a key factor in creating economic wealth for municipalities and residents. On April 3, 2014, a panel of experts discussed how secure tenure rights impact urban development, including infrastructure and resilience. The discussion also included recommendations from the new Urban Land Tenure Issue Brief, which supports implementation of...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 14:00
- Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 15:30