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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

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
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

All News

The closing deadline for applications is midnight of Friday 13 August Interviews will be held 31 August Click here for Read more
Interessante vacature bij RVO Functieomschrijving: Als ervaren projectadviseur EPRM (European Partnership for Responsible Minerals) richt jij je op de ontwikkeling Read more
April 2021 By Charlotte Stam, LANDac research intern Since a few weeks the Cabo Delgado region in northern Mozambique has Read more
Webinar on Food security and food sovereignty during and after CovidJune 29, 2021, 3:00 pm (CDT)Click here to read more Read more
"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

Opportunities

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
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