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Dear colleagues, You are cordially invited Frederico' public defence of its PhD thesis titled: OIL PALM EXPANSION IN THE BRAZILIAN Read more
Land Governance Challenges and Climate Change: Handling Pressures, Upholding Rights 2-3 July 2020Muntgebouw Utrecht, The Netherlands Call for Sessions for Read more
Public Lecture Prof An Ansoms: Land lost - land regained in transforming rural landscapes? Smallholder farmers navigating Rwanda's agrarian land Read more
LANDac and UU colleagues Kei Otsuki and Griet Steel recently posted a blog for the EADI/ISS Series on Solidarity for Read more
Kei Otsuki and Griet Steel (Utrecht University, the Netherlands) are convening a panel at the 2020 EADI/ISS Conference Solidary, Peace Read more
In the newly lanched blog series, LANDac fellows from the Professional Learning Programme share their experiences in the field. '"This Read more

All News

For the original post by Christiane Kliemann, click here. EADI Blog Prize for outstanding posts on PhD research We cordially Read more
The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) is the sole legally binding international agreement linking environment and development to Read more
Sub-Saharan Africa faces some of the most urgent global challenges, not least in terms of food - and nutrition security Read more
In collaboration with the MDPI Open Access journal Land, LANDac has published three open access papers on ‘Land Governance in Read more
Newly released paper by Femke van Noorloos, Liza Rose Cirolia, Abigail Friendly, Smruti Jukur, Sophie Schramm, Griet Steel and Lucía Read more
The University of Antwerp (Belgium) is currently offering a 4-year PhD Scholarship on “Political Ecologies of Payments for Ecosystem Services Read more
A new research report and policy brief by Carolien Jacobs and Bernardo Almeida (2020) from the Van Vollenhoven Institute for Read more
Online WorldwideJuly 13 - 27, 2020 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Download the call here. The International Association for the Study of Read more

Opportunities

The Research Committee on Agriculture and Food (RC40) of the International Sociological Association is asking for proposals for a small Read more
GLP is currently seeking to nominate two to three new SSC members, starting June 1, 2020. The Global Land Programme Read more
The Journal of Peasant Studies (JPS), College of Humanities and Development Studies (COHD) of China Agricultural University (Beijing), Institute for Read more
Call for applicants: MA in Social Science (Development Studies) - Focus on Land Relations - at Chiang Mai University. SCHOLARSHIPS Read more
Research Consortium has launched a Call for Proposals 2020: Women's Land Rights Research Consortium Research Grant on the Effectiveness of Read more