Eight countries in the Southern Africa region successfully completed and presented land governance scoping studies in Windhoek, Namibia (September 2019).
SLGA, through its Network of Excellence on Land Governance in Africa (NELGA) program, in collaboration with its partner the African Land Policy Centre (ALPC), brought together 41 participants from 16 West African countries in Accra, Ghana this month (Sept. 2019).
The eastern African NELGA node, Ardhi University co-organized with the Eastern Africa Land Administration Network (EALAN) Conference in Zanzibar, Tanzania (16-July 2019). Academics in the eastern Africa region gathered to share country experiences, research findings and engage in policy dialogue sessions.
The francophone West Africa NELGA Hub was launched at a meeting held between 3-7 December 2018 hosted by the NELGA Node, Université Gaston Berger in Saint-Louis, Senegal. The launch was followed by a three-day training that brought together academics, trainers and other relevant stakeholders in the land sector for a joint interactive learning on innovative concepts, tools and practices in land governance.
A delegation of 15 members of academia from the Network of Excellence on Land Governance in Africa (NELGA), as well as African national ministries, gathered in Germany in September 2018 for a Study Tour focused on Land Governance.