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Peer-reviewed publication
March 2021
Argentina
Australia
Canada
Chile
United Kingdom
Mexico
Malta
Malaysia
Panama
Romania
Seychelles
Trinidad and Tobago
United States of America

Property boundaries have a significant importance in cadaster as they define the legal extent of the ownership rights. Among 3D data models, Industry Foundation Class (IFC) provides the potential capabilities for modelling property boundaries in a 3D environment.

Peer-reviewed publication
March 2021
Canada
Chile
Spain
United Kingdom
Greece
Mexico
Panama
Philippines
United States of America
South Africa
Southern Africa

Nature-based solutions (NbS) include all the landscape’s ecological components that have a function in the natural or urban ecosystem. Memorial Parking Trees (MPTs) are a new variant of a nature-based solution composed of a bioswale and a street tree allocated in the road, occupying a space that is sub-utilised by parked cars.

Peer-reviewed publication
February 2021
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Honduras
Iraq
Norway
Panama
Peru
Sudan
Somalia
South Sudan
United States of America

According to the United Nations (UN) Refugee Agency, there were 79.5 million forcibly displaced people worldwide by the end of 2019. Evictions from homes and land are often linked to protracted violent conflict. Land administration (LA) can be a small part of UN peace-building programs addressing these conflicts.

Peer-reviewed publication
October 2020
Panama
Peru
United States of America

The understanding of relationships between ecosystem services and the appropriate spatial scales for their analysis and characterization represent opportunities for sustainable land management. Bundles have appeared as an integrated method to assess and visualize consistent associations among multiple ecosystem services.

Peer-reviewed publication
July 2020
Argentina
Belgium
Costa Rica
Ethiopia
Mexico
New Zealand
Panama
Philippines
Poland
United States of America
Venezuela

A singular and modest activist action, a temporary park created in San Francisco, grew into the global urban Park(ing) Day (PD) phenomenon. This tactical urbanism event not only expanded to be annually celebrated in thousands of parking lots all over the world but became an inspiration for urban planning and policy changes.

Reports & Research
February 2019
Ethiopia
Namibia
Burkina Faso
Niger
Panama
Brazil
Jordan
Romania
Russia
Italy
Samoa

The guidelines are the first comprehensive, global instrument on tenure and its administration to be prepared through intergovernmental negotiations. The guidelines set out principles and internationally accepted standards of responsible practices for the use and control of land, fisheries and forests.

Journal Articles & Books
January 2019
Venezuela
Kenya
France
Mali
Philippines
Israel
Afghanistan
Sri Lanka
Brunei Darussalam
Canada
Iran
India
Pakistan
Paraguay
Mexico
Panama

La FAO a soumis ft titre de contribution ft la Conférence des Nations Unies sur l'eau un document de base intitulé "L'eau pour l'agriculture" (DOC. E/CONF. 70/11). Ce document passe en revue les aspects techniques, économiques et sociaux de l'eau en agriculture et propose un programme d'action pour augmenter la production alimentaire.

Peer-reviewed publication
November 2018
Indonesia
Nicaragua
Panama
Peru
Rwanda
United States of America

Economists argue that land rent taxation is an ideal form of taxation as it causes no deadweight losses. Nevertheless, pure land rent taxation is rarely applied. This paper revisits the case of land taxation for developing countries. We first provide an up-to-date review on land taxation in development countries, including feasibility and implementation challenges.

Reports & Research
October 2018
Egypt
Bangladesh
Indonesia
Bolivia
Ghana
Ethiopia
Niger
Colombia
Panama
Malaysia
Burkina Faso
Malawi
Kenya
Zambia
Chile
Vietnam
Thailand
Rwanda
Morocco
Hungary
Mexico
Uganda

The focus of Strategic Objective 2 stems from FAO’s vision for sustainable agriculture, which is at the heart of the 2030 Agenda. This evaluation assessed FAO’s efforts in promoting integrated approaches for making agriculture, forestry and fisheries more productive and sustainable.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Germany
Dominica
France
Honduras
Japan
Nicaragua
Panama
Dominican Republic
Chile
Guatemala
Montenegro
Cameroon
Belize
Colombia
Ghana
Ecuador
Costa Rica
Mexico
Brazil

The World Banana Forum (WBF) publication developed a methodological guide to reduce water and carbon footprints in banana plantations worldwide.

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