Reports

Overview of results and output from LANDac activities. Click on the titles to read more.
  • 2014 DAY-TO-DAY PROGRAMME LANDac SUMMER SCHOOL “LAND GOVERNANCE FOR DEVELOPMENT”

    Now available: the 2014 day-to-day programme of the 5th LANDac Summer School “Land governance for development” Land is a priority issue in international development research, practice and policy making. Pressure on land is increasing, including for growing export and biofuel crops, as well as for speculation purposes, tourism, mining, industrial development, urbanization and nature conservation. […]

  • VIRTUAL BRIEFING: OPPORTUNITIES FOR PRIVATE SECTOR ENGAGEMENT ON LAND

    6 May 2014 The Global Donor Platform for Rural Development secretariat will host a virtual briefing with Duncan Pruett, Land Policy Advisor at Oxfam Novib, and Chris Jochnick, Director of Private Sector, Oxfam America on 06 May, starting 15:00 CEST. Topic Owing to the interest expressed by a number of individual members of the Global […]

  • REPORT ‘GOVERNMENT LAND ACQUISITION IN INDIA & CHINA’

    On Friday 25 April, LANDac and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Asia and Oceania Department) Asia Carrousel organized a lecture and lunch on government land acquisition policies and practices in India and China. Guest speakers were Dr. Malovika Pawar (Indian Administrative Service) and Dr. Yongjun Zhao (Groningen University). A short report as well as both […]

  • EXTENDED DEADLINE/ 1 JUNE 2014: LANDac SUMMER SCHOOL LAND GOVERNANCE FOR DEVELOPMENT

    The deadline for applications for the LANDac Summer School ‘Land Governance for Development’ 2014 has been extended to 1 June 2014. There are still a few spots left, so apply now! This course, organized by LANDac (the Netherlands Academy for Land Governance), will provide a multidisciplinary analysis of the various dimensions of land governance in […]

  • NEW ACTION AID REPORT: THE GREAT LAND HEIST

    This week, ActionAid has launched a new report ‘The Great Land Heist. How the world is paving the way for corporate land grabs’ in which they highlight a large number of case studies from around the world. The cases, from Cambodia, Kenya, India, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Tanzania, show forced evictions, human rights violations, […]

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