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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

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
The Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) and the UN-Habitat Sudan Country Programme, in close collaboration with the United Nations Country Read more
The Land Portal Foundation has published a new Data Story by Abolfazl Sharifian Bahraman and Dr. Hossein Barani - "Pastoralists Read more

All News

University of Amsterdam (UvA) - Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences – Human Geography, Planning and International Development Studies Deadline: Read more
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

Opportunities

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
Deadline for application: 3rd May 2021 For a new project on ‘Reconceptualizing the right to housing from a personal and Read more
Efficient land (including water and forest) administration practices are required to achieve many global development agendas—e.g., land degradation neutrality, New Read more