Virtual Conferences & Workshops | Land Portal

As the coronavirus rages across the world, major land events have been canceled and many more are uncertain in the coming months. The Land Portal has years of experience organizing highly effective online experiences that attract targeted land governance stakeholders. Our aim is to continue to provide support to our users, who are turning to the Land Portal to stay connected via online means in what are unprecedented times.


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How to Report  On SDG Land Targets in 2021:  Introductory Session for Civil Society Organizations
28 October 2020

Location

Online
United States
US
Africa
Latin America and the Caribbean
Asia
Global

All the UN member states have committed to achieve the Sustainable Development Targets by 2030. However, there is a clear gap between what is being committed and the delivery of the commitments. For example, in 2020 National Voluntary Reports only seven countries reported on specific land targets. No country reported on the all three key land targets.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
International Land Coalition
How to Report  On SDG Land Targets in 2021:  Introductory Session for Government Partners
26 October 2020

Location

Online
United States
US
Global

All the UN member states have committed to achieve the Sustainable Development Targets by 2030. However, there is a clear gap between what is being committed and the delivery of the commitments. For example, in 2020 National Voluntary Reports only seven countries reported on specific land targets. No country reported on the all three key land targets.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
International Land Coalition
Landesa - Rural Development Institute
BUILDING BACK BETTER: CONFRONTING THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON LAND TENURE, FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION
13 October 2020

Location

Online
United States
US
Global

Partners Event on coordinating a Covid-19 response while monitoring the effect on governance of tenure and determining how to build back better

Tuesday, 13 October

16:30–18:00 (CEST)

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Welthungerhilfe
Global Donor Platform for Rural Development
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
International Land Coalition
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
12 October 2020 to 21 October 2020

Location

Online
United States
US
Global

FAO produces and synthesizes a wealth of information data across all the sectors to help eradicate poverty, eliminate hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition, make agriculture, forestry and fisheries more productive and sustainable, reduce rural poverty, enable inclusive and efficient agricultural and food systems, and increase the resilience of livelihoods to threats and crises. These information and data are in text, statistical, graphic and map formats that are accessible through a wide number of FAO Knowledge Platforms.

Organizers: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Land Portal Foundation
Dublic core metadata initiative
23 September 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

Challenges finding information in food and agriculture on the Web: what can we do better?

Wednesday, 23 September
(2020-09-23)
15:00 - 16:30 UTC

Panelists will be from FAO, CGIAR, Land Portal Foundation, USDA and Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences.

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
International Food Policy Research Institute
LANDac Online Encounter 2020: Closing panel & discussion
3 July 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

LANDac – the Netherlands Academy on Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development – brings together researchers, policy makers, development practitioners and business professionals in the field of land governance and development.

Organizers: 
LANDac
Agriterra
Utrecht University
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
African Studies Centre Leiden
Royal Tropical Institute
Land Portal Foundation
Oxfam Novib
Wageningen University & Research
Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
LANDac Online Encounter 2020
29 June 2020 to 3 July 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

Welcome to the LANDac Online Encounter 2020! LANDac – the Netherlands Academy on Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development – brings together researchers, policy makers, development practitioners and business professionals in the field of land governance and development.

Organizers: 
LANDac
Agriterra
Utrecht University
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
African Studies Centre Leiden
Royal Tropical Institute
Land Portal Foundation
Oxfam Novib
Wageningen University & Research
Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
LANDac Online Encounter 2020: Opening Session and Keynote Speeches
29 June 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

LANDac – the Netherlands Academy on Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development – brings together researchers, policy makers, development practitioners and business professionals in the field of land governance and development.

Organizers: 
LANDac
Agriterra
Utrecht University
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
African Studies Centre Leiden
Royal Tropical Institute
Land Portal Foundation
Oxfam Novib
Wageningen University & Research
Word Cloud
8 June 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

Session 1: June 8th
Session 2: June 23rd
Time:
14:00-17:00 CET

 

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Word Cloud
8 June 2020

Location

Online
XX
Global

Session 1: June 8th
Session 2: June 23rd
Time:
14:00-17:00 CET

 

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
16 March 2020

Location

United States
US
Global

Please note that this year’s World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty 2020 has been cancelled for the foreseeable moment due to the current global health emergency.  With many of our colleagues now choosing to forego travel to Washington DC, we have decided to turn our previously scheduled in person workshop "Putting Data into Action: Shaping an Open Up Guide on Land Gove

Organizers: 
Land Portal Foundation
Open Data Charter
Open Government Partnership

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