U.S. Forest Service International Programs Seminar Series presents: WHAT: The Land-Potential Knowledge System (LandPKS): mobile apps and cloud computing for supporting land management decisions, inventory, monitoring and evaluationWHO: Jeff Herrick, soil scientist, U. S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (Las Cruces, New Mexico)WHERE: U.S. Forest Service...
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 12:00
- Friday, February 12, 2016 - 13:30
1 Thomas Circle, NW, Suite 400 Washington DC-20005
On February 11, join USAID, Cadasta Foundation, Geospatial Media, and Thomson Reuters for an exciting discussion on the intersection of technology and land rights. This event is free and open to the public. Register now by filling out the form below to attend in-person (600 F Street NW, Washington DC) or to watch the event online. 8:30 AM EST Networking and refreshments for in-...
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 08:30
- Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 11:00
600 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
USAID's Land Tenure and Resource Management Office is conducting a series of rigorous impact evaluations in Ethiopia, Guinea, Liberia and Zambia. Baseline finding for three of these were presented at the American Evaluation Association 2015 conference in Chicago during the panel on "Advancing USAID's Learning Agenda - Land Tenure and Natural Resource Impact Evaluations in Africa...
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 08:00
- Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 17:00
On October 27, 2015, from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM EDT, USAID, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Landesa will host a panel event to discuss the intersection of women's empowerment, land rights and food security at IFPRI's headquarters at 2033 K St NW, Washington, DC. The panel event is open to the public and will be streamed live online. Register to attend in...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 09:30
- Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 11:00
2033 K St NW, Washington, DC 20006
Rights to land and resources are at the center of our most pressing development issues: poverty reduction, food security, conflict, urbanization, gender equality, climate change, and resilience. Secure Land Tenure and Property Rights (LTPR) create incentives for investment, broad-based economic growth, and good stewardship of natural resources. Insecure property rights and weak...
Monday, September 14, 2015 - 02:00
- Friday, January 1, 2016 - 00:00