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22 November 2022
Africa
Namibia
Senegal
Global

The webinar will share the latest results from the Open Up Guide implementation pilot in Senegal and the SOLI research in Namibia. We will ask and answer pressing questions concerning the interest in and maturity of open data in the two countries and specifically in the land sector. 

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Government of Senegal
Open Data Charter
Customary Land Rights in Sierra Leone
17 November 2022
Sierra Leone

In September 2022, Sierra Leone enacted unprecedented laws related to land, climate, and sustainable development. This new law transforms communities’ ability to protect their land rights and pursue sustainable development. This webinar will discuss the processes, the experiences, the challenges, and the context of this new law, highlighting the new responsibilities in Sierra Leone.

Organizers: 
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
International Institute for Environment and Development
Land Portal Foundation
Namati
Copernicus Land User Event
17 November 2022 to 18 November 2022

Location

Bedford Hotel & Congress Centre
Rue du Midi 135,1000 Bruxelles
Brussels
Belgium
Brussels BE
Global

Copernicus Land User Event - Register now!

European and global land surface applications

Organizers: 
Copernicus Land Monitoring Service
What Works for Women on Collective Lands?
16 November 2022
Africa
Kenya
Tanzania
Senegal
Central Asia
Mongolia

Sharing practical strategies for empowering women on collectively-held lands

Panel will be presented in English with simultaneous interpretation in Arabic, French, and Russian.

Organizers: 
Resource Equity
What Works for Women on Collective Lands?
10 November 2022
Africa
Kenya
Tanzania
Uganda
Senegal
Central America
Mexico

Sharing practical strategies for empowering women on collectively-held lands
 
Panel will be presented in English and simultaneous interpretation will be available in Spanish and Portuguese.

 
Ideal for timezones in the Americas, Atlantic, and West Africa regions.

 

Organizers: 
Resource Equity
4 November 2022
Global

On the occasion of the new publication of   The State of Open Data, Land Portal and Data 4 Development are co-hosting a panel discussion to discuss the key issues and challenges that have emerged since the 2019 publication.

 

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Open Data for Development
Third international Youth Land Governance Conference in Africa (CIGOFA 3)
1 November 2022 to 4 November 2022

Location

Dakar
Senegal
SN
Africa
Senegal
Global

The Third Youth Land Governance Conference is an international event themed: “Youth Access to Land for Peace and Security in Africa. The conference aims to build and enhance youth capacities towards embracing best practices regarding accessing land for food production, contributing to the mitigation of the climate crisis, addressing social inequalities to foster peace and security and endorsing strategies for sustainable management of land in Africa. These conversations are geared towards contributing to the achievement of the SDGs and Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure (VGGTs); and are in line with the theme of the Year 2022 of the African Union, Strengthening Resilience in Nutrition and Food Security on The African Continent.

Organizers: 
Youth Initiative for Land in Africa (Yilaa)
19 October 2022 to 27 October 2022
Global

This webinar will focus on assess areas at risk from disasters due to landslides; characterize the extent and impacts of oil spills;and characterizing inundation extent.

CFS 50 Land Degradation Neutrality
13 October 2022

Location

Virtual
Italy
IT
Global

This event will launch the technical guide on integrating the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forest in the context of National Food Security (VGGT) into land degradation neutrality (LDN) in all 6 UN languages, produced jointly by UNCCD and FAO.

Organizers: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Land Portal Foundation
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
TMG-ThinkTank for Sustainability
10 October 2022 to 13 October 2022

Location

Rome
Italy
IT
Global

A full-day ministerial segment on coordinating policy responses to the global food crisis; endorse newly agreed Policy Recommendations on Promoting Youth Engagement and Employment in Agriculture and Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition; and focus on boosting responsible investment in sustainable agriculture and food system.

Organizers: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

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