May 2017

Learn more about global, regional, and country-level events on land-related topics.

To submit an event, please contact us at hello@landportal.info

Past events

14 November 2016 to 18 November 2016

Location

Tiquipaya, Department of Cochabamba
Bolivia
BO

The III Continental Summit of Indigenous Communication of Abya Yala will be officially presented at this year’s session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 18th from 6:15 to 7:30 PM at the CR7 room in the United Nations building in New York, in an event organized by a delegation from Bolivia, as well as by delegates from other member countries of the International Commission of the Summit.

9 November 2016

Location

Virtual
United States
US
EVENT | ONLINE
Date: NOVEMBER 09, 2016
 

Join USAID to learn more about land tenure and property rights country by country, starting with Kosovo. In this 30 minute webinar we will examine land tenure and property rights in Kosovo, and explore USAID’s recently updated Land Tenure Country Profile for Kosovo with Dr. Maureen Moriarty-Lempke, the country profile’s primary author.

28 October 2016

Location

Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor,
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
20004 Washington DC
United States
US

Join us for an engaging discussion around the economic benefits of restoring productivity to deforested and degraded lands in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Latin America and the Caribbean account for over 20 percent of the world’s degraded lands, with 300 million hectares of degraded forests and 350 million hectares now classified as deforested—an area almost double the size of Mexico. WRI research shows an effort to restore Latin America and the Caribbean’s degraded forests, savannas, and agricultural landscapes would result in substantial net economic benefits.