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
Every year the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty brings together representatives from governments, civil society, academia, the development community, and the private sector to discuss issues of concern to communities, land practitioners and policymakers worldwide. The conference aims to foster dialogue and the sharing of best practices on the diversity of reforms,...
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 07:00
- Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 19:00
Main Complex Building, World Bank Group - 1818 H Street NW
On Wednesday August 7th, 2013 USAID hosted a Brown Bag with Dr. Catherine Picard, Environment and Natural Resource Officer for the Bureau of African Affairs at the U.S. State Department; Pete Chirico, Research Geographer at the US Geological Survey; and Tim Fella, Land Tenure and Conflict Specialist within the Land Tenure and Property Rights Division at USAID. In cooperation...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 13:00
- Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 14:00
USAID, Washington DC
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 increasing recognition that resource governance is...
Monday, April 8, 2013 - 08:00
- Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 18:30
1818 H Street NW, Washington DC
The Wilson Center’s Asia Program and Environmental Change and Security Program present a book launch for: The Global Farms Race: Land Grabs, Agricultural Investment, and the Scramble for Food Security Featuring: Michael Kugelman, Senior Program Associate for South and Southeast Asia, The Wilson Center Derek Byerlee, Independent Scholar and Adviser Gary R. Blumenthal, President and...
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 15:30
- Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 17:30
6th Floor Flom Auditorium Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC, USA