Training in Urban Land Governance

Urban Land Governance staff give training in the Netherlands and worldwide in form of Refresher Courses (RCs), Tailor-Made Trainings (TMTs), Professional Development Courses (PDCs) and Educational visits (EVs), on topics related to land rights and the rule of law; urban land markets and finance; and land, water and natural resources management.

Type of Training

Title

Year

Location

Client

ULG Coordinator and Team Members

RC

Land Grabbing and the vulnerable: securing land for the poor and women in the peri-urban

2017

Lusaka, Zambia

NUFFIC- NFP

Coordinator: Ore Fika

Co-coordinators: Monserrat Budding-Polo and Sija van Mourik

Partners: Chingola Municipal Council and The Copperbelt University

RC

Securing “well-located” land for the vulnerable (poor, women and youth)

2016

Abuja, Nigeria

NUFFIC- NFP

Coordinator: Ore Fika

Partner: Nigeria Institute of Town Planners

TMT

Spatial Development and Land Management of Cities I & II

2015 and 2016

Rotterdam, the Netherlands

The Ministry of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial Management, the Republic of Indonesia (ATR)

Coordinator: Ore Fika

 

TMT

Land Management and Informal Settlements Regularization in Egypt

2015-2016

Cairo, Egypt

UNOPS and UN-Habitat

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

PDC

Informal land markets and regularization of human settlements in Latin America

2006-2015

Peru, Venezuela, Guatemala, Brazil, Ecuador, Uruguay, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Colombia.

Lincoln Institute for Land Policy

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

PDC

Land value capture options for the city of Tbilisi

2015

Tbilisi, Georgia

Economic Affairs Office City Government of Tiblizi, GIZ (Deutsche Gesellshaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit) and German Cooperation (Deutsche Zusammenarbeit)

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

RC

Course on Urban Economics

2014

Colima, Mexico

University of Colima, Faculty of Architecture and Design

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

RC

Land Management Instruments Albania

2014

Tirana, Albania

USAID (TETRA-TEC) and CoPlan Albania

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

TMT

Capacity building for the Metropolitan Agency on Housing and Urban Development and promotion of the Programme on Productive Housing

2013

Guatemala City, Guatemala

NUFFIC- NFP and Taller de Urbanistica for the Municipality of Guatemala

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger

TMT

Tools for Urban Sustainable Redevelopment

2013

Addis Ababa, Bishftu, Ethiopia

NUFFIC and Ethiopian Civil Service University

Coordinator: Carlos Morales-Schechinger