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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

Newly released paper by Femke van Noorloos, Liza Rose Cirolia, Abigail Friendly, Smruti Jukur, Sophie Schramm, Griet Steel and Lucía Read more
Update: 9 April 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic continues to turn our world upside down, and our thoughts are with everybody Read more
The Land Portal has released its Data Stories Contest 2020! Extended Deadline: 23rd March 2020. For more information, see below Read more
We're happy to announce that the editorial 'Land Governance from a Mobilities Perspective' to LANDac's Land Special Issue "Land Governance Read more
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

All News

Newly published article by Baslyd B. Nara, Monica Lengoiboni and Jaap Zevenbergen (ITC University of Twente) - "Implications of Customary Read more
As indigenous peoples’ land and territorial rights are under threat, the International Land Coalition, the Global Land Programme, and partner Read more
Newly published article by Alice Nikuze, Richard Sliuzas and Johannes Flacke (ITC University of Twente) - "From Closed to Claimed Read more
LAND-at-scale is a government programme that contributes to improving land governance. The programme supports economic development, peace and stability in Read more
The joint initiative by Dublin City University, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh and Wageningen University and Research on “Power and Read more
New article published by Murtah Shannon, Kei Otsuki, Annelies Zoomers (Utrecht University) and Mayke Kaag (African Studies Centre Leiden) -- Read more
Web of Science released its 2020 Journal Citation Reports in late June. The Journal of Peasant Studies has an Impact Factor Read more
Landesa has released a new policy brief detailing the ways that stronger land rights for people living in rural areas Read more
LANDdialogue will start a pilot on a new way of working to find alternative and innovative solutions to accurate land 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