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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

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
Over the course of 2018 and 2019 Jur Schuurman has zoomed in on the story of Guatemalan land issues from Read more
By Karol Boudreaux (Landesa), Alexandre Corriveau-Bourque (Norwegian Refugee Council), Yuliya Panfil (New America), and Chantal Wieckardt (LANDac) Following the Webinar Series Read more

All News

"Debating ESIAs: Effectiveness, concerns and prospects” Sharing the results of a literature review and expert interviews as part of the Read more
28th - 30th June 2021 Even though women are the primary users of agricultural land in most African communities, the Read more
Knowledge management and learning is at the heart of RVO's LAND-at-scale program. For this reason, RVO is excited to announce Read more
We are happy to share that Richmond Antwi-Bediako has recently and successfully defended his LANDac-related PhD dissertation "In the Aftermath Read more
Edited by Annelies Zoomers, Professor of International Development Studies and Maggi Leung, Kei Otsuki and Guus Van Westen, Associate Professors, Read more
Transparency is often seen as a means of improving governance and accountability of investment, but its potential to do so Read more
CCSI: More Contracts and ESIAs: OpenLandContracts.org The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment's online database of contracts and associated agribusinesses, forestry Read more
Course dates: 3 January - 25 March 2022 (dates are still subject to change) Scholarship OKP application date: 13 June Read more
Deadline for expressing interest: July, 31st, 2021 The EJDR is seeking to recruit two new co-Editors to join its Editorial Team. 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