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Lindsay Ferris
Dozens of the world’s experts on land and open data participated in an on-line discussion aimed at raising awareness of the relationship between open data and land governance, exploring the the links between transparency and poverty alleviation and food security in September 2016. The Cadasta Foundation and the LandPortal Foundation, which facilitated the discussion, have...
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One of the biggest challenges in identifying the potential benefits of open cadastral and land registry data stems from the fact that there are very few instances of local and national governments making these datasets freely available in a machine-readable format to download and reuse. Therefore, we were thrilled to discover that earlier this year,...
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Are you interested in ensuring land governance is open and transparent? Do you want to understand your role in using land administration information and how it can help provide greater security of  property rights? We are excited to hear from you! Cadasta Foundation is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Land Portal...
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Throughout 2016, Cadasta Foundation, in partnership with Open Knowledge International, is exploring land data with the ultimate aim of defining open data in property rights. This is an excerpt of the third in a series of pieces that documents this process. Find out more on the Open Data initiative. As is evident from our research...
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Cadasta Foundation, in partnership with Open Knowledge International, is exploring land data with the ultimate aim of defining open data in land and resource rights for the Global Open Data Index and the wider land sector. For more information on the project, check out our open data page and previous post here. Given the broad scope...
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