08 February 2017
Diversity in Communal Land Titling: Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, and Cambodia
 
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On Wednesday 8 February from 1:30 to 4:30 pm, please join the Mekong Land Research Forum and RCSD from 13.00-16.30 on Wednesday 8 February 2017 at the 4th Floor Meeting room, Operational Building, Faculty of Social Sciences, for "Diversity in Communal Land Titling: Thailand Myanmar Laos and Cambodia" to be held in the 4th Floor Meeting room, Operational Building, Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University

In recent years, considerable interest has been shown amongst communities, non-government organizations and government agencies in what is commonly known as “Communal Land Titling.” The development of legal frameworks have taken on various forms in different countries due to a wide range of socio-cultural, legal and political factors. This seminar offers an overview of Communal Land Titling in Thailand, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia. Different approaches will be compared and contrasted to assist practitioners and academics thinking about different ways to support Communal Land Titling in mainland Southeast Asia.

Speakers
Cambodia and Laos: Professor Ian Baird, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Myanmar: Karen Environmental and Social Action Network (KESAN)
Thailand: Northern Development Foundation (NDF)