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News

Below you can find the latest news from the global land governance community. Browse the different categories on the right hand side to search for news of your interest!


LANDac News

Centering Women’s Land Rights for Equitable Food Systems Transformation: A discussion starter on UN FSS Action Track 1: Safe and Read more
The Land Portal Foundation is seeking a dynamic and highly motivated (Open) Data Officer to join our dynamic data team Read more
Both ENDS works together with a diverse network of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on inclusive land justice and land governance Read more
Country portfolio of China launched on the Land Portal  China is the first in a series of countries to be Read more
LAND at lunch The conflict in Tigray, Ethiopia, from a land governance perspective On December 9, from 12.00 – 13.00 Read more
Read this new article by Zaid Abubakari, Christine Richter and Jaap Zevenbergen: Evaluating Some Major Assumptions in Land Registration: Insights Read more

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Although a key policy intervention for addressing conflict, land reform programs have complex implications for legitimacy of (inter)national and local Read more
Shelter City provides temporary safe and inspiring spaces for human rights defenders at risk where they re-energise, receive tailor-made support Read more
Roads to Change: Livelihoods, Land Disputes, and Anticipation of Future Developments in Rural Kenya  This article by Greiner, Greven and Read more
A group of concerned actors has partnered to co-lead a series of Independent Dialogues ahead of the upcoming 2021 United Read more
As one of a series of virtual conferences organized by the International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC), Read more
Peter Veit wrote a blog for the World Resource Institute (WRI) on how countries are now missing out on a Read more
The Land Portal summarized the outcomes of the roundtable by RVO and FAO to initiate a dialogue and to share Read more
Deadline for application 21st of April 2021. University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences – Department of Geography, Read more
LAND at lunch: Investments and conflict in Cabo Delgado, Northern Mozambique On April 15, from 12.00 – 13.30 CEST, LANDac organizes a Read more

Opportunities

In honour of International Open Data Day, having taken place on March 6th, we would like to invite you to submit Read more
Department of Geography, National University of Singapore (NUS) THREE faculty positions in Social/Cultural Geographies addressing contemporary crises of sustainability in Read more
Contested airport land in the Global South Call for contributions to book edition "Contested airport land in the Global South" Read more
Deadline for application is 30th April 2021. Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and the Department of Geography at the University of Read more
Climate Change and Resilience in Food Systems Course University of Leeds, GCRF Africap Learn new research-led strategies designed to mitigate Read more
Deadline for applications: 31st March 2021 This PhD studentship seeks to understand how precarity is produced, experienced and resisted in Read more