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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

The Land Portal Foundation has published a new Data Story by Abolfazl Sharifian Bahraman and Dr. Hossein Barani - "Pastoralists Read more
Newly published article by Baslyd B. Nara, Monica Lengoiboni and Jaap Zevenbergen (ITC University of Twente) - "Implications of Customary Read more
Newly published article by Alice Nikuze, Richard Sliuzas and Johannes Flacke (ITC University of Twente) - "From Closed to Claimed 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
The preliminary programme of the LANDac Online Encounter 2020 is now available on our website! Download the programme here. Read more

All News

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
March 5, 2021 - Gerald C. Koinyeneh in Front Page Africa Monrovia – Local communities across Liberia seem to be Read more

Opportunities

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
Young Farmers Open Letter Contest BACKGROUND In 2020, the consortium Asian Farmers’ Association for Sustainable Rural Development (AFA) and La Read more
Extended deadline: 10 March 2021 The Mekong Region Land Governance together with our partners; FAO and Land Portal will be Read more
The Land Portal Foundation is seeking a dynamic and highly motivated (Open) Data Officer to join our dynamic data team Read more
What stories of frontline climate leadership need to be heard and amplified? The Human Impacts Institute, together with the Tenure Read more