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Land Tenure Security Monitoring in the SDGs: Leaving No One Behind

Bonn | Germany | 21 Jun 2017 | The UN-Habitat, World Bank and the Global Land Tool Network host of the Global Land Indicators Initiative in collaboration with Global Donor Working Group on Land jointly hosted a side event titled Land Tenure Security Monitoring in the SDGs.


Renewed commitment on indicator for achieving global land tenure security in the SDGs

Bonn | Germany | 21 Jun 2017 | The Global Donor Working Group on Land released a new Policy Brief reiterating its commitment to ensure the indicators related to global land tenure security remain in SDGs.


Evaluating the impact of land governance projects

Rome | Italy | 24 Oct 2016 | Governments all over the world, as well development agencies, financial institutions and others are investing significant resources in land governance.


G7 - key challenges to agriculture and accountability report on land commitments

Ise Shima | Japan | 30 May 2016 | G7 agricultural ministers met ahead of the 2016 G7 meeting in Ise-Shima Japan. The ministers recognised the successful placing of food security issues on the international agenda in the previous year.


DFID’s LEGEND report reviews progress on VGGT implementation in the last 4 years

London | Great Britain | 12 May 2016 | DFID’s LEGEND flagship programme launched a comprehensive “State of the debate” report on land governance.


Land policy at the center of territorial development and governance

Paris | France | 29 March 2016 | The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the French Development Agency set up the Land Tenure and Development Technical Committee back in 1996.


Setting donors priorities to improve global land governance

Washington D.C. | USA | 26 March 2016 | On 17 March 2016, the Global Donor Working Group on Land hosted a session at the 17th World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty. The session, entitled “Good Land Governance in Public and Private Domains: Setting Donors’ Priorities”, aimed at identifying leverage points for donors to help improve land governance worldwide.


Improving global land governance with technologies, partnerships and donor coherence

Bonn | Germany | 26 Feb 2016 | The Donor Platform releases four studies on the latest developments in open data technologies, donor coherence and partnerships with multiple stakeholders and with the private sector as leverage points for donors to help improve land governance worldwide.


GFFA and G20 highlight the role of agriculture in achieving food security

Berlin | Germany | 16 Jun 2016 |The Agriculture ministries of G20 and the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) reaffirmed the role of agriculture and rural development in achieving food security.